Following is a very detailed resume sample for Loss Prevention Associate. You may modify it as per requirements of employer, but keep it simple yet attractive. Do not forget to attach a Loss Prevention Cover Letter along with this resume while sending your job application.

Job Overview

A Loss Prevention Associate is accountable for proactive prevention of shortages caused by internal or external theft, illicit activities and paperwork errors.

Loss Prevention Resume Writing Tips

In your Loss Prevention Resume, draw attention to your skills in monitoring the loss prevention and shortage control programs for your prospective employer. Also, emphasize on your ability to meeting or exceeding the goals by investigations, training of associates and addressing shortage related issues.


Loss Prevention Resume Sample


Abby Anderson
33 Example 8th Street, Turnersville, NJ 65987
Contact #, Email Address

Seeking a position as a Loss Prevention Associate with ABC Company where outstanding analytical and observation skills can be utilized to minimize the losses and improve the company’s profitability.

• More than 2 years of experience in Loss Prevention
• Demonstrated ability to assimilate into the client`s store environment
• Excellent observation skills
• Proven record of successful surveillance of customers while patrolling
• Proven ability to make good decision under pressure
• Highly skilled in detection and apprehension of external theft
• Able to investigate fraud properly

• Implemented creative techniques of loss prevention – Reduced internal and external theft by 30%
• [Other achievements here]

July 2011 – Present
Burlington Store – Turnersville, NJ
Loss Prevention Associate
• Detect and apprehend shoplifters
• Perform camera surveillance
• Respond to all calls of urgent situation in the store
• Open and close the store
• Detect and investigate fraudulent workers
• Provide physical security
• Carry out operational audits
• Enforce stock protection standards
• Conduct consciousness training

May 2009 – July 2011
The TJX Companies, Inc. – Fort Lauderdale, FL
Loss Prevention Associate – HomeGoods
• Patrolled the store and stood at assigned locations
• Detected and deterred individuals involved in deceitful or illegal activities
• Monitored closed circuit television systems
• Ensured programs to prevent and detect internal theft are followed
• Assisted store with investigations
• Oversaw store shortage committees for meeting compliance and efficiency
• Reviewed loss prevention exception reports

High School Diploma – 2009

• Friendly and courteous demeanor
• Strong report writing skills
• Able to work independently, team player, self-starter
• Outstanding verbal and written communication skills

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