Best Sample Resume for Store Clerk Position

Updated on: October 10, 2016

Resume writing is a game that you have to win. You do not have much of a choice. Now that you have identified a store clerk job, you must make sure that you fit the bill completely. By this we mean that you should be an exact copy of the needs that the employer has specifically stated in the job advertisement. This is the only way that you will be chosen from a hoard of other applicants applying for the same job.

True, it is not easy to fit the bill completely but as near a match as possible is what you should be aiming for. For a store clerk position, this is how you can present information in a resume.


Store Clerk Resume Sample


Timothy Frankenstein

5521 Sandwich Road ● Teaticket, MA 28563 ● (000) 142-7454 ● timfrank @ email . com


Performance Profile/Performance Summary

Target-oriented individual with 7+ years’ verifiable track record of providing exceptional customer services, with a view to retain existing customers and obtain new clientele. Highly experienced in communicating product and service information to customers in a clear and articulate manner.

• Known for consistently exceeding company standards involving handling and stocking of grocery, frozen items, perishable products and electronic equipment
• Recognized for engaging customers in conversation to increase their interest in additional sales
• Effectively handles POS systems by ensuring that cash balances are maintained properly and discrepancies are kept at bay
• Competent at performing store cleaning and maintenance activities to keep the store at par with maintenance standards


– Brand Awareness –  First Contact Services – Stocking and Inventory
–  Product Pricing – Visual Merchandising – 4 Ps of Marketing
– Store Safety Standards – Cash Handling – Aftersales Services
– Store Security – Discount Calculation – Sales Promotions


Macy’s, Teaticket, MA (8/2012 to Present)
Store Clerk

• Increase sales of store’s key products by 55% by placing them according to the 4 Ps of marketing
• Create a booklet of store safety standards which is being used as part of new employee training sessions
• Welcome customers and provide them with information in response to their inquiries
• Lead customers to their desired product locations and help them in finding items
• Provide information regarding each product that customers are interested in
• Demonstrate product features with a view to assist customers in making purchasing decisions
• Lead customers through purchasing procedures, including ringing up their purchases on POS systems
• Ascertain that all purchases are properly bagged and delivered to customers’ vehicles

HYU Store, Teaticket, MA (6/2010 to 8/2012)
Store Clerk

• Introduced the concept of visual merchandising at the store which increased customers’ interest in new product lines by 56%
• Reduced complaints regarding a new electronic product by contacting company officials who had forgotten to include instruction manuals
• Provided assistance to customers in determining how to avail aftersales services and product warrantees
• Stocked shelves with products by following the company’s stocking instructions
• Ascertained the overall cleanliness and maintenance of shelves and aisles
• Handled stocking and inventory duties
• Assisted in setting up product displays as part of visual merchandising campaigns

KMART, Teaticket, MA (11/2009 to 5/2010)
Grocery Bagger

• Greeted customers and ensured that they were serviced by store clerks
• Provided information regarding placement of products, dates of expiry and uses
• Assisted in placing new items on shelves by following the company’s placement standards and protocols
• Counted and bagged customers’ purchases in appropriate bags
• Carried purchases to customers’ vehicles and ensured that any shopping trolleys were returned to their docks

Public School, Teaticket, MA – 2009
High School Diploma