Position Overview

A stock associate is responsible for interacting with employees and customers to create a positive and friendly environment. They are required to maximize sales by ensuring a neat, clean and organized environment. Their first and foremost priority should be the customers and their needs.

Keeping all the above points in mind, you can create an effective resume for this job.

See also: Stock Associate Cover Letter



Stock Associate Resume Sample



785 Royale Winter Hills ● Cheyenne, WY 90891 ● (000) 658-4286 ● Email


• 13+ years’ extensive experience in stocking shelves, folding, hanging and placing merchandise in stock rooms and selling floors
• Proficient in counting, inspecting and checking in merchandise
• Vigilant in applying sensor devices to merchandise as needed
• Hands-on experience in transporting orders between retail stores and storage cages
• Well acquainted to write merchandise salvages and transfers for the retail outlet
• Proficiently clean and organize stock rooms
• Able to properly price, tag and display merchandise

• Excellent customer service skills
• Professional appearance and demeanor
• Knowledge of Excel and Word
• Bilingual – English and Italian

• Demonstrated high degree of professionalism in communication, attitude and teamwork with clients, peers and management team
• Improved processing mark-downs, promotion marketing and damaged merchandise at St. John Knits
• Restored store, lunchroom and stockroom to the high Company standards


AAA KNITS – Portland, OR | 9/2009 — 2/2012
Night Stock Associate
• Maintained good quality customer service at all times
• Ensured proper merchandise presentation is maintained in accordance with company standards
• Controlled shortage through personal awareness and compliance with company standards and theft deterrents
• Interacted with customers and co-workers in a friendly, cooperative and pleasant manner

GAP INC. – Pierre, SD | 9/2004 — 2/2009
Retail Stock Associate
• Received and verified department deliveries
• Merchandised, priced and stocked products
• Understood and performed store system functions: receiving and transferring merchandise
• Maintained efficient and accurate stockroom and paperwork operations
• Created a Customer First environment through proper sales floor and backroom presentation standards
• Ensured customer service standards are upheld when on the sales floors

Penn Forster High School, Raleigh, NC | 2002
High School Diploma

• Comprehensive knowledge of re-ticketing merchandise as needed
• Capable of preparing damaged merchandise for insurance claims
• Demonstrated aptitude of communicating merchandise and supplying inventory needs to managers
• In depth familiarity with conducting physical inventory and cycle counts
• Professional approach in assisting sales associates with register duties