merchandiser resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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  • Detail-oriented merchandising professional aiming to apply three years of successful industry experience to add value to Sales Merchandiser / Representative role within River Valley & Cavallaro team. Eager to apply knowledge of sales strategy, color theory and consumer behavior to drive sales and increase revenue.
  • Active listener
  • Store maintenance
  • Marketing knowledge
  • Brand image alignment
  • Overstock strategy
  • Merchandising plan development
  • Product expertise
  • POS systems knowledge
  • Visual displays
  • Friendly and outgoing
  • In-store support
  • MS Office proficiency
  • Display resetting
  • Floor set design
  • Retail buying
  • Marketing Techniques
  • Sales Techniques
  • Interior retail displays
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Time management skills
  • Perfect attendance record
  • Dependable and reliable
  • Responsible driver
  • Customer Service
  • Seasonal promotions
  • In-store event display management
  • Corporate visual objectives
Merchandiser, 04/2017 - Current
Schwan's Company Fridley, MN,
  • 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.
  • Arranged items in favorable positions and areas of store to attract customers and optimize sales.
  • Established and maintained proper high-traffic displays, resulting in increased sales.
  • Assisted in gathering and moving materials and equipment for assigned displays.
  • Built effective partner store relationships to improve customer satisfaction.
  • Maximized potential for sales cycle success through effective promotion and product-display placement.
  • Printed labels and tags for for-sale merchandise.
  • Displayed appropriate signage for products and sales promotions.
  • Followed prepared sketches and planograms to arrange consistent shelves, racks and bins across multiple locations.
  • Placed prices and descriptive signage to enhance displays and promote items.
  • Monitored stock to maintain sufficient quantity of featured product.
Delivery Driver, 03/2011 - 04/2017
Grey Eagle Distributors Belleville, IL,
  • Grouped and routed deliveries according to designated areas to maintain efficient delivery times.
  • Handled merchandise in accordance with product handling standards.
  • Located and selected merchandise to verify against delivery sheet specifications.
  • Communicated frequently with dispatch to relay route changes and delays impacting customer delivery timetables.
  • Completed order forms and collected payments to keep customer accounts current.
  • Delivered rush merchandise on tight schedules to meet customer targets.
  • Conferred frequently with dispatch to meet delivery schedule targets and incorporate late adjustments.
  • Positioned blocks and ties around items to secure cargo during transit.
  • Answered customer questions regarding shipments.
  • Resolved customer complaints and adjusted orders.
  • Contacted customers prior to delivery to coordinate delivery times.
  • Operated and maintained heavy equipment safely, including forklifts, stair climbers and pallet jacks.
  • Operated delivery vehicles 6 days per week, averaging 300 miles on road and 30 customers served.
  • Obtained signatures on all invoices and credits to stay on top of paperwork requirements.
  • Inspected and maintained gas, oil and water levels as well as tires, lights and brakes.
  • Processed payments by accepting cash, checks and credit card payments.
  • Completed daily pre-trip inspection checklist before first delivery.
  • Operated manual and mechanical equipment safely to minimize injury and accident risks.
  • Reviewed over numerous daily delivery documents and orders and reported any errors found on delivery documents to supervisor.
  • Directed efficient product loading and checked load balance to prevent on-the-road incidents.
  • Satisfied recordkeeping demands with accurate invoicing, shipping paperwork coordination and daily logs outlining field activities.
  • Reviewed over 30 daily delivery documents and orders and reported any errors found on delivery documents to supervisor.
  • Handled customer service complaints with utmost professionalism and knowledgeable responses to maintain trust and company loyalty
  • Notified customers of delays, decreasing calls to support.
Gas Laborer, 05/2009 - 05/2011
Ameren Ellisville, MO,
  • Operated pallet jacks and forklifts to load and unload supplies and materials.
  • Performed heavy labor such as ditch digging, paving and hauling.
  • Used picks and shovels to dig, spread and level dirt and gravel.
  • Trained in plumbing, carpentry, painting, plastering, machine servicing and installation.
  • Measured, cut and laid out materials based on individual job requirements.
  • Prepared surfaces for special finishing applications with use of chemical solutions or by physically removing imperfections.
  • Met company and OSHA safety guidelines for work site operations to minimize worker risk.
  • Logged inventory of materials used to maintain workplace access to supplies.
  • Coordinated communication between equipment operators via two-way radios and hand signals.
  • Read and understood specifications, drawings and blueprints to complete accurate, high-quality work.
  • Operated overhead lifts to move heavy and bulky work materials.
  • Collaborated with craft teams to complete large-scale construction projects.
  • Collected and removed debris from work sites to maintain team productivity and minimize safety hazards.
  • Cut materials into specified sizes for installation using tile cutters and power saws.
  • Assisted project planning by using laser measuring equipment and marking paint for project element placement.
  • Assisted distribution of tools, materials and equipment to skilled workers.
  • Maintained clean, safe working environment by removing waste from job site prior to shift completion.
  • Loaded and unloaded daily material shipments, keeping products organized and secure to prevent damage and optimize handling.
  • Prepared sites for concrete work by breaking up damaged concrete and leveling or contouring ground.
  • Used trowels of various sizes and shapes to level and clear away excess concrete.
  • Monitored team member work and assisted with accomplishing objectives.
Steal Press Operator, 05/2005 - 05/2009
Jackson Manufacturing City, STATE,
  • Installed, adjusted, dismantled, reassembled and removed parts and equipment such as rollers, dies, printing plates and blankets.
  • Collaborated with technicians to diagnose equipment breakdowns and address quality issues.
  • Monitored and controlled operations of auxiliary equipment, including cutters, UV lights, and delivery tables.
  • Followed work orders to select proper materials, make accurate cuts and complete precise finished products.
  • Cleaned, lubricated and repaired machinery for optimal performance.
  • Operated cranes, hi-los and other equipment safely to move materials around work areas.
  • Examined completed pieces to check for defects and sorted items according to identified flaws.
  • Took measurements with calipers and gauge readers to assess line performance.
  • Adhered to company and OSHA safety procedures to protect team members, products and equipment.
  • Kept machines running at peak efficiency to meet demanding production targets.
  • Cut off excess materials for reuse or recycling.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1998
Redland Highschool - Lewisberry , PA
Status -
: Elementary Education, Expected in
Albright College - Reading, PA
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School Attended

  • Redland Highschool
  • Albright College

Job Titles Held:

  • Merchandiser
  • Delivery Driver
  • Gas Laborer
  • Steal Press Operator


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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