Loss Prevention Investigator Resume Samples

A Loss Prevention Investigator is responsible for minimizing incidents such as shoplifting, thefts, fire, and burglaries typically in a large or commercial environment. These investigators complete their job by undertaking the tasks mentioned on the Loss Prevention Investigator Resume – apprehending shoplifters, using surveillance equipment, observing both employees and customers, checking CCTV footage; monitoring retail space through remote cameras and in-person surveillance; identifying and calling police when suspects are identified; overseeing electronics and inventory methods; and monitoring employees and cash registers.

Job assets highlighted on the resume include the following – strong attention to details; ability to work well in a highly stressed environment, ability to conduct awareness training programs; familiarity in conducting audits; and being intuitive in nature. A degree in Criminal Justice is commonly seen on most of the resumes. Work experience is also required.

Loss Prevention Investigator Resume example

Loss Prevention Investigator Resume

Objective : Several years experience in customer service, in both retail side through work in department stores and public assistance through work with the Concord Police.

Skills : Operating CCTV and gathering information.

Description :

    1. Provide protection of all company's assets including people, property, and information systems.
    2. Enforce Loss Prevention Policy & Procedures, Merchandise Protection Standards and Safety.
    3. Conduct audits to control shrinkage while providing awareness programs for all associates within the facility.
    4. Identify associates and other authorized personnel entering the facility using access control system, issuing visitor passes and maintaining sign-in logs.
    5. Monitor facility using CCTV and control access to shipping & receiving docks and all other key areas in the facility.
    6. Perform interior /exterior patrols of the facility to prevent and detect security breaches, safety hazards and ensure security of doors, gates, trailers, etc.
    7. Conduct investigations relating to employee dishonesty & unethical activity, credit fraud, workplace violence, and other incidents.
    8. Respond to emergency situations such as medical, fire, weather and security related incidents.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business Administration


Sr. Loss Prevention Investigator Resume

Headline : An enthusiastic, ambitious, highly motivated and hardworking individual with a high level of integrity and strong investigation experience. Possess excellent communication skills and hands-on computer proficiency.

Skills : Loss Prevention, Inventory management, Investigations, Observation and deduction, Critical thinking.

Description :

    1. Investigate and resolve issues related to criminal activity, organized retail crimes, company policy violations, and customer accidents throughout 33 stores.
    2. Prevent inventory shrinkage and deter criminal activity by implementing training and loss prevention procedures, oversee inventory levels and monitor associate's adherence to store policies and procedures.
    3. Run and analyze loss-prevention exception reports and cash discrepancies for signs of potential theft.
    4. Report and document investigations which include written narratives detailing theft and fraud events, case summaries, calculated restitution, and surveillance recaps.
    5. Interview and gather witness statements from associates and customers.
    6. Conduct surveillances to identify and apprehend dishonest employees.
    7. Train loss prevention detectives, store managers and store associates.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate In Criminal Justice


Jr. Loss Prevention Investigator Resume

Objective : Experienced and BSIS certified security professional with over 8 years of experience in many different settings. Undercover loss prevention as well as uniformed security.

Skills : Computer Skills, Time Management Skills, Telephone Skills, General Office Equipment.

Description :

    1. Conducting investigations into guest and employee misconduct including theft, violations of company policy and other internal matters.
    2. Responsible for training, testing, work product and discipline of all loss prevention officers and internal security shoppers.
    3. Developed and analysis statistical reports tracking development activities and company crime trends.
    4. Reviewed and audit reports, including credit card chargebacks, check fraud and various other reports to identify potential theft issues.
    5. Conducted loss prevention training for store management and sales associates.
    6. Conducted Surveillance in and out of the store, worked with outside agencies such as police, courts and legal to bring cases to resolution.
    7. Traveled to different stores during the week to protect the store from loss.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Law

Jr. Loss Prevention Investigator Resume

Headline : Proven ability to utilize inspiring leadership, personal drive, creative vision, and analytical skill to yield successful delivery of both team and individual goals, actively contributing to organizational growth.

Skills : Speak, Read, Write Spanish.

Description :

    1. Conducted surveillance of high shrink areas, reviews store team activity, and communicates to leadership any incidents that are related to internal and external theft, safety, and shrinkage opportunities in stores.
    2. Monitored closed circuit TV security system for signs of illegal activities in order to protect company assets and identify customers and or staff that may need assistance.
    3. Apprehended and detain individuals involved in shoplifting.
    4. Assisted other Loss Prevention Investigators in making stops, detentions and apprehension of shoplifters.
    5. Recover and record any evidence seized during an apprehension.
    6. Write incident reports for criminal activity.
    7. Participate in court hearings related the theft apprehensions.
    8. Conducted internal employee theft investigations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Law

Loss Prevention Investigator III Resume

Summary : Equipped with excellent communication and people skills. Collaborates with security personnel and store management To ensure the highest level of safety. Confident Security Manager successful at making critical decisions quickly and Effectively.

Skills : Customer service, Data entry, Computer literate.

Description :

    1. Collected and preserved physical evidence, photographs, and laboratory submissions.
    2. Detected suspicious activities and watched for criminal acts and rule infractions.
    3. Monitored central alarm system for fire, intrusion, and duress alarms and responded when needed.
    4. Secured all doors in the office and main building after hours.
    5. Analyzed and investigated all incidents alongside functional management and security supervisors.
    6. Monitored and evaluated unit performance on key security issues, recommending corrective action programs.
    7. Conduct internal and external investigations to assist in the store's daily shrinkage reduction.
    8. Managed day to day Loss Prevention investigative activities in assigned stores.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BS In Psychology

Loss Prevention Investigator II Resume

Headline : As a manager with a strong background in management, supervision, training and customer service skills. Flexible as a loss prevention officer offering 10 years in the security industry. Experience in high level Loss Prevention who specializes in fraud prevention and assets protection.

Skills : Environmental Management, Ouality Assurance.

Description :

    1. Created and maintained records of apprehensions, interviews, witnesses, evidence, and disposition of recovered merchandise.
    2. Worked with the receiving department to conduct rack integrity checks, maintenance of hazmat area, and safety checks on heavy equipment.
    3. Verified and kept records of incoming/outgoing shipments and inner store transfers.
    4. Documented and returned damaged merchandise to the vendor for credit.
    5. Coordinated inbound shipments with department managers on a daily basis.
    6. Performing surveillance of guests and employees as it relates to theft.
    7. Initiating suspect detention and investigation of retail theft offenses.
    8. Gathering and documenting evidence as it relates to theft.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Law

Loss Prevention Investigator I Resume

Summary : To be part of an organization where strong work ethic and career ambition will be rewarded, and where career advancement will always be a possibility.

Skills : Probation Officer.

Description :

    1. Protect all assets through awareness, communication, deterrence, prevention and apprehension on a store level.
    2. Make safe apprehensions and conduct safe preventions in order to reduce the extent of losses due to external theft.
    3. Work closely with store management to increase associate awareness, and to ensure that all operational standards are met and maintained as established by company policy.
    4. Maintain a close relationship with law enforcement agencies and make referrals of law offenses committed in the store.
    5. Report all observed/suspected exposures pertaining to internal theft.
    6. Ensure a safe working and shopping environment.
    7. Conduct video and field surveillance of the store.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Criminal Justice

Loss Prevention Investigator/Officer Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Loss Prevention Investigator with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : MS Office, MS Excel.

Description :

    1. Assigned stores from loss due to internal and external shrink factors.
    2. Identify, investigate, and resolve theft and accident incidents.
    3. Work with Management in assigned stores to combat shrink, safety, risk management awareness, and point of sale variances.
    4. Investigate and resolve internal and external theft cases.
    5. Remote video review of assigned locations to uncover and verify fraud.
    6. Partner with Law Enforcement to recover, preview and save the video to complete investigations.
    7. Investigate and resolve ORC cases by partnering with local Law Enforcement.
    8. Assist human resources by conducting employment law investigations/interviews involving harassment, discrimination and workplace violence.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Law

Loss Prevention Investigator/Analyst Resume

Summary : As a manager with strong background in management, supervision, training and customer service skills, Flexible as a loss prevention officer offering 10 years in the security industry. Willing to work all shifts and holidays. High-level Loss Prevention who specializes in fraud prevention and asset protection.

Skills : Microsoft Access, Investigation, Interviewing, Loss Prevention.

Description :

    1. Conduct research to devise methods to prevent internal and external theft.
    2. Assist in training the customer support team in the proper handling potential fraud.
    3. Research exception reports to identify variances in shortage that my lead to losses.
    4. Utilize MS Excel and Access to transfer information to an increased usable format.
    5. Leverage knowledge of pivot charts as well as mathematical formulas used for trending and forecasting future Freight (Shipping) Claims.
    6. Compose and modify standard operating procedures to reflect changes in the e-commerce Loss Prevention arena.
    7. Cultivate and enhance state and federal law enforcement agencies.
    8. Prepare and deliver presentations showcasing gains and losses to company leaders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.S. In Criminal Justice

Asst. Loss Prevention Investigator Resume

Headline : To obtain a challenging position with a community-minded company which allows diverse responsibilities and broad exposure to new skills.

Skills : MS Office, MS Excel

Description :

    1. Detection and detention of those responsible for external theft.
    2. Store key holder Store Protection Specialist Ross Dress For Less.
    3. Developing great teams and partnerships with store leadership and associate.
    4. Mitigating theft and fraud a command presence for deterrence.
    5. Utilized security cameras to monitor all areas of the store Oversaw proper security tagging for store merchandise Investigated internal and external fraud Ensured store was opened and closed correctly Responded to store security alarms in a timely manner.
    6. Managed casework generated via network high-toll alerts.
    7. Developed and implemented preemptive interdiction protocols.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Loss Prevention Investigator/Director Resume

Objective : Seek a position that will enhance skills in the security and loss prevention industries and allows me to use the knowledge attained through training.

Skills : Transportation.

Description :

    1. Collected and organized all surveillance data and information to protect client possessions and workspace.
    2. Prevented crimes through careful observation and investigation of suspicious and unusual behavior.
    3. Minimize loss to the company by identifying incidents of theft and fraud.
    4. Monitor CCTV to observe employees and park attendants.
    5. Write investigation reports with detail information about incidents.
    6. Apprehend Shoplifters, Solicitors, counterfeiters, and unruly guests.
    7. Observe guests in the store's park while undercover in plain clothes.
    8. Train new personnel on park procedures and the proper systems to be an effective loss prevention agent.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Management

Loss Prevention Investigator Resume

Objective : A strong foundation for in all of past positions was five years of management in the beginning of work history. Strong work ethic with over twenty years in front office and customer service.

Skills : MS Office, MS Excel.

Description :

    1. Planned, controlled and directed the security functions for 18 Safeway stores assigned to District.
    2. Collaborated with other retail stores when dealing with Organized Retail Crime.
    3. Collaborated with law enforcement when conducting criminal investigations that led to prosecution.
    4. Collaborated with Human Resources while conducting Work Place Violence, Harassment and employee integrity investigations.
    5. Conducted weekly training for department managers and new hires.
    6. Assisted in implementation and development of policies and procedures.
    7. Meets regularly with store managers to ensure that security Best Practices are being observed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Justice