Assistant Store Managers are responsible for managing a store in the absence of a manager or in assistance thereof. Owing to the long hours that stores generally operate on, some stores may hire more than one store assistant manager.

Here is an example of a resume for this position.

Assistant Store Manager Resume Example

Keith Cole
534 Downing Street, O Fallon, MO 24232
(999) 902-9999, Email

To obtain a Store Assistant Manager Position with Carter’s where I may be able to utilize my skills in managing employees and store operations while working in a highly stimulating work environment.

• Five years of demonstrated practical experience of working in a retail environment
• Highly experienced in providing auxiliary services pertaining to employee scheduling, paperwork management and cashier duties
• Hands on experience in conducting preventive store maintenance and basic repairs
• In depth knowledge of prioritizing, delegating and organizing assigned shift tasks

• Some merchandizing knowledge
• Strong organizational and communication skills
• Contemporary management style
• Proven ability to motivate others and work in a team environment
• Able to lead by example
• Proactive in problem resolution techniques

• Reorganized the entire stocks and inventory system thereby managing organization of space and time
• Controlled fixed expenditure by bringing down variable costs through strategic means

Jan 2007 – Present
George’s Department Store – Fallon, MO
Store Assistant Manager
• Oversee store operations including merchandizing and inventory
• Manage customer services and administrative aspects of the job
• Monitor sales benchmarks
• Train employees for customer management duties
• Prepare and transmit daily bookkeeping
• Manage daily banking duties
• Assume store manager responsibilities when necessary
• Develop employee work schedules

Dec 2005 – Jan 2007
R&R Security, Colorado Springs, CO
Store Clerk and Stocker – PT
• Greeted customers and guided them appropriately
• Offered exemplary customer service to every customer by meeting their requirements while completing their order
• Maintained cleanliness of equipment
• Stocked, rotated, blocked and maintained merchandise on shelves

St. Louis High School, Colorado Springs, CO – 2006
High School Diploma