Merchandising Specialist Resume Samples

A Merchandising Specialist is hired to make sure that the products are stocked on the shelves at the retail stores with appropriate price tags. Although the job description may vary from company to company, the following are some of the common work activities typically seen on the Merchandising Specialist Resume – helping customers trace the right items, replenishing shelves, maintaining merchandise records, deciding products for merchandise presentations, taking product photos, troubleshooting demo equipment, managing inventories, conducting store visits and monitoring stocks.

Most of the employers require the Merchandising Specialists to have abilities and capacities such as – commercial awareness, merchandising expertise, computer competencies, proficiency in digital cameras and excellent knowledge of spreadsheets. Good math skills and the ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds are as well expected. While many of the employers call for only a high school diploma, some want an associate’s degree.

 

Merchandising Specialist Resume

Objective : Detail-oriented inventory specialist that is highly efficient in leading shipping and receiving operations. Able to lift 100 pounds. Flexible schedule and available for all shifts.

Skills : Stand-Up Forklift, Sit-Down Forklift.

Description :

    1. Maintained accurate stock records and schedules.
    2. Conducted monthly, quarterly and yearly inventories of warehouse stock.
    3. Resolved service issues in a timely manner, including coordinating and processing returns.
    4. Oversaw warehousing and storage practices and housekeeping.
    5. Received incoming shipments and reviewed contents against purchase order for accuracy.
    6. Followed proper selection procedures as established by the company.
    7. Transported goods from racks, shelves and vehicles.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Site Merchandising Specialist Resume

Summary : As an expert merchandising and sales professional offering five years of experience in customer service, Focused on exceeding set goals and building the company brand by delivering positive experiences through high-quality customer care. I am an organized, independent worker with strong time-management skills, a mathematical aptitude and excellent telephone etiquette.

Skills : Mircosoft Word, Digital Camera, Customer Service Skills, Merchandising, Management, Buying/Purchasing.

Description :

    1. Maintained and established merchandising standards, including window, sales floor and promotional displays.
    2. Supervised and directed all merchandise and signing for new displays and schematic plans.
    3. Stocked and replenished merchandise according to store merchandising layouts.
    4. Priced merchandise, stocked shelves and took inventory of supplies.
    5. Followed merchandising guidelines to present visually appealing displays.
    6. Worked with the management team to implement the proper division of responsibilities.
    7. Communicated clear expectations and goals to each team member.
    8. Recognized and rewarded outstanding work performance to cultivate a positive and collaborative customer service culture.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Science


Merchandising Specialist II Resume

Summary : Seeking a long term position where I can use my related skills, experiences and abilities to effectively contribute to the growth and success of a reputable organization, while simultaneously progressing in my personal development.

Skills : Marketing, Merchandising, Computer and people skills.

Description :

    1. Created and implements marketing programs for numerous retail websites.
    2. Communicates extensively with management to identify their goals and present options to increase sales and profits.
    3. Assess any business and brand challenges and creates a functional implementation to address the issues.
    4. Maintains a deep understanding of marketing, sales and retailer's objectives and offer innovative and best-in-class merchandising solutions supported by strategic thinking and multi-facetted analysis.
    5. Manages multiple websites in regards to marketing strategies and revenue trends using Google analytics.
    6. Develops homepage and category landing pages that improve views/revenue.
    7. Analyze current websites and creates detailed analysis of how to improve structure and processes.
    8. Prepares and presents customized merchandising solutions to customers, internal and external.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

E-Commerce Merchandising Specialist Resume

Objective : Accomplished, customer-oriented retail industry professional with extensive experience in all aspects of customer service, sales, training and cashiering. Diverse professional development, including customer service and support, sales development, marketing, business development, problem resolution and client relations. Customer service, team and goal orientation enhanced by a sense of urgency. Strong organizational and follow-through skills with an emphasis on details.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Answered customer questions regarding store merchandise, department information and pricing.
    2. Organized store merchandise racks by size, style and color.
    3. Led merchandise selection, pricing, planning and marketing.
    4. Organized and tracked departmental receipt flow for new and reordered merchandise.
    5. Partnered with sakes representatives and managers to coordinatre delivery and merchandising schedule.
    6. Loaded and unloaded merchandise using a ladder and pallet jack.
    7. Educated employees on new merchandise during seasonal workshops.
    8. Coordinated communication with merchandise operations and vendors for PO creation and maintenance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Visual Merchandising Specialist Resume

Summary : Associate who is open to new challenges and opportunities. Learns quickly and enjoys being part of a dynamic team. Hardworking and able to work long hours. Focused on providing exceptional service to internal and external customers. Reliable, responsible and driven to be an integral team member.

Skills : Computer Hardware Repair And Troubleshooting. Computer Software Repair And Troubleshooting. Networking Setup, Repair, And Troubleshooting.

Description :

    1. Receive and ship store merchandise: Removes merchandise from truck and compare against packing list.
    2. Applies security tag to product and moves it to sales floor or warehouse storage.
    3. Packages merchandise for shipment and completes bill of lading for transfers Packages merchandise for shipment to return to Distribution Centers.
    4. Operates equipment according to company safety standards to assist in moving merchandise.
    5. Assists in the receiving of drop shipments Prepares merchandise for home delivery.
    6. Accurately documents movement of merchandise.
    7. Completes paperwork for store receiving, transfers, home delivery, DEVO, Junk Out.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Computer Information Science

Retail Merchandising Specialist Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Merchandising Specialist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Designed displays to make the store experience interactive and engaging.
    2. Displayed the appropriate signage for products and sales promotions.
    3. Arranged items in favorable positions and areas of the store for optimal sales.
    4. Upheld stock levels and proper pricing for multiple product lines.
    5. Assisted in gathering and moving materials and equipment for the assigned displays.
    6. Effectively communicated and coordinated execution of the planogram with store management.
    7. Printed various labels and tags for all merchandise.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Merchandising Specialist - Supervisor Resume

Summary : Over 8 years of experience, including as a Janitor, as an Inventory Specialist and as a Sales Associate in industries including Business Services, Communications and General Merchandise Stores.

Skills : Labor.

Description :

    1. Create and implement plans to place new product throughout the store.
    2. Planning and organizing product placement according to how well it will sell.
    3. Analyze data to help improve sufficiency in product placement.
    4. Motivate team Members daily with positive reinforcement.
    5. Work with upper management to stratigize to improve store sales and goals.
    6. Address customers needs in a professional manner as well as maintaining good relationships with regular customers.
    7. Create new methods of product placement that are unique to company concept.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
General Education

Merchandising Specialist/Assistant Resume

Summary : Talented Sales Associate effective at multi-tasking and maintaining a friendly attitude under pressure. Efficiently builds loyalty and long-term relationships with customers while consistently achieving individual sales goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Organized store merchandise racks by size, style and color.
    2. Led merchandise selection, pricing, planning and marketing.
    3. Ran markdown reports, managed store replenishment and analyzed buying reports.
    4. Created visual marketing and styled window displays.
    5. Assembled promotional displays, including quarter and full-size point of purchase displays.
    6. Set and recommended mark-up rates, mark-down rates and selling prices for merchandise.
    7. Removed damaged, out-of-code, not-in-set and discontinued items from displays.
    8. Loaded and unloaded merchandise using a ladder and pallet jack.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Merchandising Specialist/Customer Service Associate Resume

Summary : Dependable mechanically inclined professional handled multiple tasks, performed well under pressure, Possessed good communication skills, determined to finished projects on time, and produced great work at a high level. Motivated to learned, a team player, have multitask skills, enjoyed working in a fast paced busy environment, and proved to have excellent organizational and communication skills with a positive attitude.

Skills : 80 WPM, proficient in Microsoft Office, excellent communication skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible managing each product group following the direction of the merchandising director by cohesively working with logistics, marketing, planogramming and other support groups to optimize the sales initiative and enhance customer satisfaction.
    2. Analyzed margin loss or gain, inventory and sales reports to determine most profitable product placement.
    3. Assisted management of $1.6 billion exterior and interior paint budget for 2007.
    4. Successfully formed and maintained vendor and internal relationships to create a more productive work environment.
    5. Entered all item/vendor information updates in the Merchandising Systems.
    6. Daily interchange with vendors, stores, Marketing/Advertising, Logistics, Promotions, Replenishment, Store Signage, Planogramming, and other various support groups include why the contact.
    7. Assisted with inventory and placement of promotional endcaps, side stacks and rebate offers decision making.
    8. Coordinated effective mass communications to 1539 stores to convey precise direction of new product placement, product conversions, future promotions, discontinued items, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA In Communication

Merchandising Specialist III Resume

Headline : Seeking a retail position where my experience in merchandising,inventory control and customer service. Department store or home improvement areas.

Skills : Setting planograms, checking inventory, Operate scan gun.

Description :

    1. Responsible for doing resets through the whole store, organizing products for the truck process.
    2. Building displays and reconstruction of certain areas throughout the store.
    3. Worked on the sales floor in the movies, video game and music area.
    4. Helped on the delivery team for a short amount of time.
    5. Put up large signage and pricing for promo items in the store weekly.
    6. Kept overstock televisions and appliances organized in the stock room.
    7. Used certain power equipment for pulling down product for shelf replenishment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BS

Merchandising Specialist I Resume

Headline : Merchandising Specialist with more than two years in the retail industry. Areas of expertise include sales, customer relations and inventory management. Clerical assistant who goes above and beyond basic administrative tasks and takes on multiple projects at once. Excellent work ethic and strength in boosting company morale. Qualified Customer Service Representative with two years in fast-paced customer service and call center environments.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer and Personal Service, Active.

Description :

    1. Operate a cash register for cash, check and credit card transactions.
    2. Answer customer telephone calls promptly and in an appropriate manner.
    3. Educate employees on new merchandise during seasonal work.
    4. Stock and replenish merchandise according to store merchandising layouts.
    5. Price merchandise, stock shelves and take inventory of supplies.
    6. Lead merchandise selection, pricing, planning and marketing.
    7. Clean and organize the store, including the checkout desk and displays.
    8. Organize and track departmental receipt flow for new and reordered merchandise.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Computers

Merchandising Specialist Resume

Objective : Experience in managing three franchise restaurants successfully including financing, corporate and personnel relations, property management, facilities design and layout, promotion, and customer relations. Responsibilities include inventory control and management, purchasing, recruitment, training, staffing and security.

Skills : Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Opened and closed the store, which included counting cash drawers and making bank deposits.
    2. Maintained visually appealing and effective displays for the entire store.
    3. Consulted with customers on the latest styles and trends.
    4. Kept the showroom clean and maintained neat, orderly product displays.
    5. Marked clearance products with updated price tags.
    6. Unloaded trucks, stocked shelves and carried merchandise out on the floor for customers.
    7. Processed shipments and maintained organized stock shelves.
    8. Completed floor replenishment to guarantee size availability and promote customer satisfaction.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing