Independent Business Owner Resume Samples

An Independent Business Owner enjoys the benefit of managing, leading, and controlling the company without being answerable to anyone. However, the roles and responsibilities associated to the post are wide and are included on the Independent Business Owner Resume as follows – running the gamut from planning ideas to run the business to arranging finance; reviewing sales and financial goals; hiring and training staff, delegating task amongst employees; meeting all legal responsibilities; taking responsibility for the growth of the business; networking with outside parties; negotiating terms for getting a contract and handling all other tasks as needed.

Being the sole owner of a business is not only a great career move but also a challenging one, hence the following skills are expected – a solid foundation of business acumen, technical skills; knowledge of basic bookkeeping and finance; knowledge of day-to-day operations; strong knowledge of marketing and the ability to interpret and handle risks. It is possible to become an owner without any formal training or education, but to sustain the competition, possessing a Master’s qualification will be resourceful.

 

Independent Business Owner Resume example

Independent Business Owner Resume

Objective : To help a company grow to it's full potential, as well as; help better all employees work ethnic and strive for an opportunity to gain experience and the knowledge to become a part of the company top positions, conceive, believe and achieve way to the highlest level possible.

Skills : Ms Word, Excel, Legal Research, Listening, Typing.

Description :

    1. Facilitated cleaning-product demonstrations for in-home sales.
    2. Helped Customers with planning and organizing their house-party.
    3. Greeted visitors in a courteous manner and attended their needs.
    4. Provided customers with expert knowledge of products, materials, handling and prices.
    5. Processed material orders and provided customer service deliveries.
    6. Performed all aspects of retail management/distribution such as planning, organization, purchasing, selling, delivering, and in-stock inventory control.
    7. Prepared and maintained a variety of documents to order items, submitted requisitions and reconciled invoices.
    8. Controlled all financial transactions and business bank accounts (payable and receivable), checks, and cash payments making correct change.
    9. Administered invoices for customers, received payments, issued receipts and documented business transactions.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor's


Sr. Independent Business Owner Resume

Summary : Friendly and enthusiastic sales representative with 2 years of specialization in customer service and retail. Able to learn new tasks quickly and proficient in growing key customer relationships. Represent establishment with friendly, professional demeanor at all times.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Management.

Description :

    1. Delivers merchandise and collect payment.
    2. Writes and records orders for merchandise or enter orders into computers.
    3. Explains products or services and prices and demonstrate use of products.
    4. Contacts customers to persuade them to purchase merchandise or services.
    5. Arranges buying parties and solicit sponsorship of such parties to sell merchandise.
    6. Answers questions about product features and benefits.
    7. Circulates among potential customers or travel by foot, truck, automobile, or bicycle to deliver or sell merchandise or services.
    8. Distributes product samples or literature that details products or services.
    9. Orders or purchases supplies.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Jr. Independent Business Owner Resume

Objective : To obtain a position that will utilize administrative and clinical skills. begins with the introduction of our company, culture and the greater details of this opportunity and by getting to know you and your aspirations through several meetings, interviews and other interactions.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Works part-time as an independent business owner performing all kinds of maintenance and general repair on residential and business properties.
    2. Investigates possible problems and manages solutions accordingly.
    3. Performs preventative maintenance task on a regular basis.
    4. Manages plumbing problems effectively.
    5. Determines tools and equipment needed for individual repair or maintenance job.
    6. Adepts at completing emergency repairs quickly, performing routine maintenance on schedule and accommodating the needs of any property.
    7. Specializes in hotel and resort maintenance work.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters

Independent Business Owner I Resume

Objective : Qualified and highly motivated customer service specialist with over six years of customer service, clerical and retail experience in fast-paced, team-based environments. Personable and professional under pressure. Driven to exceed sales goals and build long term relationships with customers and associates. Delivers positive experiences through high-quality customer care.

Skills : Sales Training, Sales Support, Collections, Customer Service Representative.

Description :

    1. Answered questions regarding business, its partnerships and merchandise.
    2. Educated customers about the brand to incite excitement about the company's mission and values.
    3. Communicated clear expectations and goals to each team member.
    4. Recognized and rewarded outstanding work performance to cultivate a positive and collaborative customer service culture.
    5. Demonstrated use and care of merchandise.
    6. Personally alerted customers to upcoming sales events and promotions.
    7. Shared best practices for sales and customer service with other team members to help improve the each business' efficiency.
    8. Fostered a positive work environment by consistently treating all employees and customers with respect and consideration.
    9. Actively pursued personal learning and development opportunities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate

Independent Business Owner II Resume

Headline : A proven performer who has excelled in variety of positions, ranging from a Business Owner at a Fortune 500 company to playing a pivotal role in helping establish a start-up consulting practice. A common theme among all positions is a strong emphasis on project management and client relationships.

Skills : Critical Thinking, Problem Resolution, Mathematics, Finance, Phones, Customer Relations.

Description :

    1. Develops, maintains and executes a clear project management plan for defining the processes and procedures for how the project will be planned, executed and controlled.
    2. Reviews the deal model and negotiate budget and related resource time with Implementation Services senior leadership to establish a baseline.
    3. Directs and coordinates definition of project scope, deliverables, schedules, budgets, and quality measures in alignment with the sales contract/SOW.
    4. Builds a high level integrated project schedule, which includes the entire scope of the project, to effectively drive results leveraging the Client, project team, and Hewitt leadership.
    5. Reviews individual scope, schedules, budget analysis and quality metrics to confirm their work is well planned in accordance with the overall project scope, and partner with them to make adjustments as necessary.
    6. Implements and executes a project communication and governance plan to drive clear, consistent and accurate status reporting on a regular basis for various Client and internal audiences.
    7. Interfaces with the Client to review the schedule, status reports, issues, and mitigation plans in an effort to stay in sync with the Client, identify their needs and gain their support to deliver and resolve issues.
    8. Anticipates potential issues and ensure timely mitigation plans are developed and reviewed with required project team members.
    9. Identifies variances, work to develop proposed corrective action plans, and immediately escalate project variance to ensure projects stay on schedule and within budget.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate

Independent Business Owner III Resume

Summary : Results-oriented sales professional who offers an extensive background of experience in outside sales engineering. Excellent communication, negotiation, and personal skills able to forge strong business relationships and generate high levels of customer satisfaction.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Management.

Description :

    1. Receives and processes payments from customers, using electronic transaction services.
    2. Corresponds with online customers via electronic mail, telephone, or other electronic messaging to address questions or complaints about products, policies, or shipping methods.
    3. Designs customer interface of online storefront, using web programming or e-commerce software Determine location for product listings to maximize exposure to online traffic.
    4. Initiates online auctions through auction hosting sites or auction management software.
    5. Promotes products in online communities through weblog or discussion-forum postings, e-mail marketing programs, or online advertising.
    6. Uploads digital media, such as photos, video, or scanned images to online storefront, auction sites, or other shopping Web sites.
    7. Receives and processes payments from customers, using electronic transaction services.
    8. Plans and prepares advertising and promotional material to increase sales of products or services, working with customers, company officials, sales departments and advertising agencies.
    9. Promotes products in online communities through weblog or discussion-forum postings, e-mail marketing programs, or online advertising.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Asst. Independent Business Owner Resume

Objective : Solid foundation of several successful years in the restaurant industry learning basic customer service, management and quality control skills. Responsible employee who is willing to learn new skills that leverage natural abilities in mathematics, physics, and engineering.

Skills : Customer Service, Microsoft Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Provides quality customer service and technical support in a high-tech customer service environment for Disney, Barnes and Noble, ADT and AT&T.
    2. Analyzes and resolves a wide variety of complex technical issues that may have required research, follow-up and/or escalation.
    3. Effectively troubleshoots and resolves technical issues by accessing the knowledge base.
    4. Accesses and navigates multiple screens and systems to assist the customer and provided a resolution.
    5. Assists Walt Disney World Guests or Cast Members with making reservations for lodging, dining plans, tickets, air, packages, children's activities, Cirque du Soleil performances, or asking general questions about those areas.
    6. Assists new and existing customers by fielding pre-sales questions, placed orders, and resolved post-sales issues.
    7. Researches and resolves complex billing issues.
    8. Responds and researches email requests for orders placed online.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General Studies

Independent Business Owner Resume

Headline : To attain the Independent Business Owner position so can maximize  communication skills, deepen customer relationships, utilize problem solving skills and assist clients with financial support.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Team Player, Self Motivated And Quick Learner.

Description :

    1. Consistently seeks out new customers to provide essential services.
    2. Directed representative for AT&T, Verizon, Dish and Comcast.
    3. Focused on Xoom as a major energy distributor and doubled sales account.
    4. Delivered customer service with a positive attitude.
    5. Developed a strong marketing team with aggressive sales ambition.
    6. Identified customers' needs and referred financial products and services.
    7. Grew business by providing essential services to nonmembers.
    8. Opened new accounts.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate In Liberal Arts

Lead Independent Business Owner Resume

Summary : To contribute to an inspiring company that align with core values. To learn about customer relations, administration and operations in a professional businesses environment. Summar most recently worked as manager for a retail store. Dancing Feet Distributions was a promotion company that delivered promotional material to targeted venues and neighborhoods around Seattle for local businesses and events.

Skills : Microsoft Word Office, Management.

Description :

    1. Managed the communication, overview, update, and implementation of project with clients and contractors.
    2. Recruited, trained, and supervised distribution members.
    3. Led teams of 2-10 people in the field on various projects with budgets of $100-$1200.
    4. Managed the legal and financial details of operating a business.
    5. Provided custom and individualized campaigns based on clients' needs and budgets.
    6. Responsible for Clients included real estate professionals, dance and exercise studios, local and national movie promoters, schools and educational organizations, and entertainers and entertainment venues.
    7. Responsible for Most clients come via word of mouth and become repeat clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Marketing

Independent Business Owner Resume

Objective : To obtain an Independent Business Owner position with a company that will allow showcasing skills in the Customer Service, Receptionist / Office Support industry as a dependable and reliable worker to help create a more productive environment.

Skills : Customer Service, Marketing, Management, Communications.

Description :

    1. Tracks and monitors call levels and customer calling patterns; maintain and compare historical, forecasted and real-time data.
    2. Identifies and analyze trends; make recommendations regarding call volume, shrinkage, attendance and attrition.
    3. Accurately forecasts call and email volumes.
    4. Assists Business Office to record and prepare volume and staffing forecasts for budget process Forecast scheduling needs to meet business unit goals and objectives.
    5. Monitors monthly and quarterly customer service results.
    6. Responsible for providing training and orientation to new employees.
    7. Interacts with organization's Board of Directors to arrange attendance at meetings and recording/compiling and distributing the minutes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General Studies