Retail merchandisers assist buying teams with deciding the quantity of items that need to be bought within a retail environment.

This position requires an individual to possess some knowledge of the business world and a business degree is usually a pre-requisite to this job.

The following is a resume sample of a Retail Merchandiser that will assist you in applying for this position.

Related: Retail Merchandizer Cover Letter


Sample Resume for a Retail Merchandizer Position


Caleb Piggelty

1200 SW 112th Street ● Seattle, WA 43534
(010) 999-9999 ● [Email]

To work as a Retail Merchandiser with ABC Stores utilizing skills and knowledge of buying practices in the retail work in order to effectively facilitate the store’s buying operations.

• Two years’ experience in a retail merchandising
• Highly skilled in building effective relationships with key accounts
• Hands in experience in buying activities along with managing bargaining issues
• In depth knowledge of implementing in-store promotional activities and point-of-purchase materials

• Superb communication skills
• Ability to work with a diverse populace
• Knowledge of trends governing the business world
• Proven ability to work in an organized manner
• Demonstrated ability to multitask without compromising efficiency

• Implemented an interactive strategy for retail buying with account holders for mutual benefits
• Awarded Employee of the Year by the management following execution of promotional plans and following best retail practices

December 2010 – Present
K-Mart – Seattle, WA
Retail Merchandizer
• Assist buying teams with purchasing activities
• Assist with promotional activities
• Create and maintain effective liaison with retail sellers
• Produce novel concepts for presentation purposes
• Work with management to identify merchandizing options and avenues
• Manage budgetary requirements for merchandizing activities
• Manage databases of information and records
• Assist with periodic retail forecasts

Seattle Community College, Seattle, WA
Bachelors in Business Administration– 2008
• GPA: 3.7
• Concentration: Retail Sales Management
• Dean’s List