Notice how the job seeker in this sample sales assistant 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 sales assistant resumes should include this vital information.
8910 ABC Lane
Any Town, USA 9999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777
A position as a Sales Assistant
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
Strong sales experience; good with the public; meets quotas; a team player
Sales Rep, 2004 to present:
Danbury Textbook Company, Big City, USA.
In charge of Southwest Territory, USA. Enlarged territory; brought in new clients; expanded product sales; created personal book including client information that helped build career relationships; sent thank you gifts each year and remember clients' birthdays with cards and calls.
Sales Clerk, 2000-2004:
Leslie's Tennis Shop, Major Town, USA.
Sold tennis clothing and related equipment. Lead sales person. Doubled volume and created special incentive programs for regular customers.
B.A., 1999 Liberal Arts, American University, Any City, USA
ACCOLADES AND INVOLVEMENTS
National Association of Women in Business
Chapter Secretary, 2002
NOTE: This sales assistant 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 sales assistant he hires. Tailor your resume to that company.