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Sales Assistant CV Example
« on: January 08, 2013, 10:08:53 AM »

CV Example for Sales Assistant

Use this example CV for free for your job applications after amending it as suitable.


1 Any Road, Anytown AN1 1CV
Telephone: 01234 567 890
Email: anyaddress at


A dynamic, resourceful and hard-working retail assistant with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate concisely at all levels.  A self-starting person who has lots to offer in terms of enthusiasm with the ability to bring high standards to the workplace. Enjoys being part of a successful and productive team, proven through work experience and involvement with local clubs and organisations.  A good problem solver who enjoys helping people as much as possible, with excellent customer care experience, both face to face and over the telephone.  Pays great attention to detail and would make a significant contribution to the business.


•    Over 4 years experience working in a retail environment
•    Excellent problem-solving skills, able to work productively and instinctively with good initiative
•    Reliable, trustworthy and an excellent understanding of customer care and service
•    Confident in communicating both over the telephone and face to face
•    Able to build good relationships with colleagues and customers
•    Excellent time management skills


May 2009 – Present:        Sales Assistant                               Fashion Retailer, Town

Key Responsibilities:

•    Experience in all aspects of stock control – ordering, invoicing and processing
•    Successfully promote positive customer care, helping as much as possible to find/order items
•    Language Skills – excellent communication skills with a friendly and professional manner
•    Policy – Aware of Health & Safety measures in a shop environment
•    Actively greeting customers and maintaining a level of conversation during their store visit
•    Promoting specific lines under the guidance of management
May 2000 – May 2009:        Retail Assistant                           Department Store Name, Town 

Key Responsibilities:

•    Worked well as part of an enthusiastic team while using my own initiative when needed
•    Experience in using effective selling techniques, capable of up-selling and promoting
•    Built up good working relationships with suppliers, customers and colleagues
•    Unpacking and checking of all new deliveries to the department


2006 - 2009:        Fashion & Design, Nuneaton College
3 A Levels:           English, French and Geography
8 O Levels:          Including English and Mathematics


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« Last Edit: January 09, 2013, 06:52:11 PM by Job Hunter »

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Re: Sales Assistant CV Example
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2013, 09:17:53 PM »
Thanks for the sample CV. To anyone else who's looking for work right now (like me) and is looking for free help, I've been using the National Career Service. I found their tips about how to prepare for an interview have been useful.

Hope it helps someone else out there :)
« Last Edit: January 15, 2013, 08:46:26 AM by Learnist Careers »

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