Sample Books Salesperson Resume

Notice how the job seeker in this sample Books Salesperson resume opens with a clear objective of what she wants. She then lists only those previous work experiences that pertain to this particular job. All Books Salesperson

Jane Job-Seeker
210 XYZ Street
Any Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a Books Salesperson


Knowledge of book industry, good sales techniques, customer service and communication skills


Books Salesperson, 2000 to present:

Big City Books and Café, Big City, USA.

Sold books and related articles. Answered customer questions, offered advice on what to purchase, helped the buyer make selections to feature on display tables and for promotions.

Book Store Clerk, 1997-2000:

Big City Books and Café, Big City, USA.

Duties included accepting payment for purchases and answering questions for customers.


A.A. in Sales, 2000
Any City Community College, Any City, USA


American Association of Salespersons

Chapter Vice President, 2005

NOTE: This Book Salesperson resume is a condensed version of a full resume to serve as an example only. Always consider what the employer is looking for in the Book Salesperson he hires. Tailor your resume to that company.