An Assistant Retail Manager is supposed to assist the store manager in all store-related activities that include store supervision, assisting customers. S/he must be able to provide excellent customer service, stock the store and keep inventory up to date. Some other tasks include housekeeping, management of lower staff, keeping the store safe and welcoming for customers. The Retail Store Assistant Manager also performs same duties as manager in his/her absence.

In order to get a job of Assistant Retail Store Manager, you need to create a noticeable resume utilizing the example below.


Example of Resume for Assistant Manager (Retail Store)



4678 Fourth Lane | Borden Town, NJ 32654 | (013) 456 – 7890 | Email

OBJECTIVE: To obtain an Assistant Manager (Retail) position at K-Mart. Eager to add value by exceeding the anticipated targets and promoting and maintaining the highest level of leadership and professionalism.

• Track record of inventory management with absolute understanding of procurement standards
• Efficient administrative ability proven by keeping subordinate staff in control getting the best work from them
• Possess leadership skills with participative empowerment style
• Reliable transportation and valid driver’s license with passed credit MVR (driving record) test
• Internship level experience as a bank teller in City Bank and CSR internee in Park Plaza Hotels
• Extensive practice of taking responsibility of senior managers in their absence
• Superb ability to keep shelves updated and monitor competitive strategies for business improvement

• Excellent customer service skills with ability to deal with every kind of customer personality
• Great interpersonal skills and friendly, courteous and polite nature
• Remarkable six years of retail management experience
• Computer literate: knowledge and experience of using MS Office, several databases & email management softwares
• Able to responsibly take care of merchandise and shelving products according to company policies

• Full attendance award at GNC for 2 consecutive years
• Regular performance awards and bonuses at GNC
• Moved up the ladder to Assistant Retail manager from loan officer in 3 years at Cash Store
• Student of the year award at University


Retail Store Assistant Manager | GNC, Tacoma, WA (01/2010 — 11/2012)

• Assisted the store manager in daily operation of the store (occasionally assuming store responsibility in his absence)
• Sold merchandise to customers following GNC’s prescribed selling procedure
• Assisted manager in the implementation of complete merchandise information accurately in time
• Ensured GNC’s standard of store presentation was being followed by staff
• Took responsibility of keeping store clean and uncluttered by managing team of sweepers and cleaners
• Received, checked and shelved all merchandise products
• Assisted manager in placing purchase orders and managing inventory
• Completed all training materials and communicated company newsletters and other information to staff regularly
• Recorded information into registers manually and in computerized systems
• Completed daily registering and store open/close functions
• Took responsibly of company bank deposits as required by the store manager

Retail Store Supervisor | Cash Store, Pasadena, TX (01/2007 — 10/2009)

As a part of the team of financial service professionals, provided customers help in getting the cash.

• Provided exceptional customer service to every existing & new potential customer
• Educated customers on all product offerings
• Processed loan applications forms and disbursed loans amounts
• Safeguarded customer rights maintaining customer records appropriately
• Made collection calls for recovery of overdue loans
• Opened and closed the store

University of Virginia – Charlottesville, VA | 2008
Bachelors in Supply Chain Management
• CGPA 2.90
• Major: Procurement