merchandiser resume example with 7 years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Seasoned Merchandiser equipped with extensive experience over 6 years in multiple industries, including food services, fashion and electronics. Versatile professional with detailed background in business, economics and marketing. Promotes effective brand and promotion management.

Resourceful Merchandiser works effectively and productively within negotiated time frames. Adept at remaining focused on projects from beginning to completion, while paying close attention to detail. Committed to staying current on market trends and consumer interests. Collaborates with manufacturers to create best product plans and boost sales revenue.

Experienced Retail Merchandiser versed in using product placement, end caps and points of purchase displays to manufacturer's best advantage. Astute professional with goal-oriented nature promotes optimized retail workflow for bolstered customer experience. Exceptional negotiator for prime positioning locations.

Hardworking and reliable Assembling with strong ability in task completion and hand held tools. Offering speed, accuracy and timely completions. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality.

  • POS
  • Sales Techniques
  • Marketing Techniques
  • Retail buying
  • Active listener
  • Visual displays
  • Display resetting
  • Friendly and outgoing
  • Creative with Adobe InDesign
  • In-store support
  • Interior retail displays
  • Product expertise
  • Marketing knowledge
  • Retail sales campaigns
  • Merchandising plan development
  • Seasonal promotions
  • In-store event display management
  • Overstock strategy
08/2019 to Current Merchandiser The Scoular Company | Overland Park, KS,
  • Configured and arranged up-to-date advertising and marketing displays, creatively placed merchandise on counters or tables to promote visibility and sales.
  • Communicated and coordinated planogram execution with store management.
  • Managed purchasing process for entire department.
  • Established timeline plan to promote key products
  • Assisted Supervisor by communicating with retail merchants via phone and email.
  • Upheld stock levels and pricing for multiple product lines.
  • Assisted in gathering and moving materials and equipment for assigned displays.
  • Monitored stock to maintain sufficient quantity of featured product.
  • Identified labels, trends and opportunities by sampling competitor shopping experiences.
  • Managed vendor chargebacks and follow up to maintain balanced inventory.
  • Selected merchandise based on quality and cost-efficiency models.
  • Conducted staff meetings with sales personnel to introduce new merchandise.
  • Tracked shipping, including weekly and monthly fallout.
  • Consulted with management and advertising teams to plan optimal promotions.
  • Placed prices and descriptive signage to enhance displays and promote items.
  • Built effective partner store relationships to improve customer satisfaction.
  • Arranged items in favorable positions and areas of store to attract customers and optimize sales.
  • Displayed appropriate signage for products and sales promotions.
05/2019 to 05/2020 Warehouse Packer Tubelite Inc | Dallas, TX,
  • Marked and labeled containers with accurate shipping information to prevent delays.
  • Inspected outgoing shipments to maintain effective quality assurance standards.
  • Documented product transfers and shipments using Microsoft to keep records current and accurate.
  • Assembled cartons, crates and containers.
  • Used tools, sprayers and cleaning solutions to clean contaminants from work areas.
  • Picked products from designated locations using various tools and transferred to appropriate areas for further processing.
  • Packaged items with appropriate materials to prevent damage during shipping.
  • Used RF scanner to pick items from bins and complete orders.
  • Received incoming product deliveries and relocated to storage shelves, coolers or bins.
  • Organized storage of articles in bins, floor, shelves and assigned areas according to product categories.
  • Examined packages and goods for damage and notified vendors of specific issues requiring replacement.
  • Operated forklift to elevate or place merchandise in appropriate areas.
  • Palletized merchandise for easy movement to sales floor locations.
05/2014 to 08/2019 University of Chicago Hospital Columbia Sportswear Company | Orlando, FL,
  • Disinfected public areas frequently and provided spot cleaning as needed to maintain clean, welcoming atmosphere.
  • Wiped down surfaces and refilled soap and hand sanitizer to prevent spread of germs.
  • Maintained floors with regular sweeping, mopping and vacuuming.
  • Responded quickly to calls for spills and other potentially dangerous situations.
  • Helped prevent spread of infections by sanitizing surfaces, furniture and equipment.
  • Exceeded facility standards regularly by working with detail-oriented approach.
  • Dusted, swept and mopped to maintain clean, safe environment for clients.
  • Mopped and vacuumed floors and dusted furniture to maintain organized, professional appearance at all times.
  • Emptied wastebaskets and disposed of all soiled linen in guest rooms to reduce spread of germs and enhance freshness.
  • Moved beds, sofas and small furniture to wipe down baseboards and remove dust and dirt from hard-to-reach areas.
  • Employed deep-cleaning techniques for areas in need of additional sanitation.
  • Washed and polished glass windows and doors to keep entryways clear and professional.
05/2014 to 05/2016 Assistant Store Manager Family Dollar | City, STATE,
  • Assisted in overall day-to-day operations of store, including continuous development of effective store associates to achieve desired sales and results.
  • Set schedules and delegated assignments based on team strengths to optimize floor coverage and service levels.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2004 to to High School Diploma | Walter H Dyett, Chicago, IL GPA:
  • Ranked in Top 20% of class
  • Major in computer graphics
  • Minor in Engineering

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  • Walter H Dyett

Job Titles Held:

  • Merchandiser
  • Warehouse Packer
  • University of Chicago Hospital
  • Assistant Store Manager


  • High School Diploma

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