Merchandising professional successful at representing consumer tastes and needs in the retail market. Accurately assesses competition and seeks effective ways to boost sales and reinforce client brands.
Excellent communication skills
Reliable and punctual
Italian and Spanish as a mother language
Retail sales professional
Excellent attention to detail
Owner - Family Business, 12/2008 to 08/2016 Caronte Papyrus C.A. – Caracas, Venezuela
Answered customer questions regarding store merchandise, department information and pricing.
Organized store merchandise racks by size, style and color.
Led merchandise selection, pricing, planning and marketing.
Created visual marketing and styled window displays.
Negotiated prices, discount terms and all transportation arrangements for merchandise.
Anticipated consumer buying patterns to create a purchase and inventory plan.
Completed stock orders and managed inventory levels.
Administrative Assistant, 08/2003 to 11/2008 Covenca – Tenerif, Spain
Maintained computer and physical filing systems.
Received, screened and routed incoming calls.
Provided complete meeting support including preparing materials and taking notes.
Created reports and presentations.
Handled all incoming business and client requests for information.
Coordinated special projects and managed schedules.
Owner - Family Business, 07/1999 to 06/2003 Librería Rizzoli C.A. – Caracas, Venexuela
Interviewed job candidates and made staffing decisions.
Counted cash drawers and made bank deposits.
Assigned employees to specific duties to best meet the needs of the store.
Reordered inventory when it dropped below predetermined levels.
Examined merchandise to verify that it was correctly priced and displayed.
Assistant consulting , 04/1997 to 06/1999 Programa Bolívar – Caracas, Venezuela
Marketing and Business: 2003 Universidad Mertopolitana - Caracas, Venezuela
Sociologist: Business, 1999 Universidad Central de Venezuela - Caracas, Venezuela