Objective Seeking position as Department Store Manager.
Four years of experience in retail merchandising, specializing in men's wear.
Experience creating financial plans and meeting budgets.
Created promotional concepts.
Purchased and maintained inventory for a $12M company.
Experience creating radio and print advertisements.
Jones Department Store 1998 - Present Buyer, New England Region
Supervised a sales staff of 22 associates. Responsible for purchasing men's wear sold in the men's department of all company stores in New England, with years sales exceeding $2M. Drafted budgets, solved problems for individual stores, and developed new merchandising concepts. Analyzed sales, planned key promotional events, and wrote quarterly reports.
J.C. Goodwin Department Store 1994 - 1998 Manager, Men's Department
Responsible for all aspects of Men's Department management. Recruited and trained new employees. Responsible for loss prevention, inventory control, and merchandising.
Education B.A., Marketing 1994
Boston University, Boston, MA