Sample General Merchandise Sales Representative Resume

A General Merchandise Sales Representative resume is the applicant's opportunity to focus on his experience. All General Merchandise Sales Representative resumes should reflect the job seeker's ability to do the job, his training, experience, and recognition, if it applies.

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123 Warren Street
Any Town, USA 99999
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A position as a General Merchandise Sales Representative


Able salesperson; reliable employee; award-winning sales records; open for immediate hire


General Merchandise Sales Representative, 2000 to present:

Peterson General Merchandise, Inc., Any Town, USA.

Sold a variety of dry goods, notions, housewares, etc. to retail stores and discount outlets; also assembled product displays in retail stores and obtained credit information on customers.

Sales Associate, 1998-2000:

David's Fabrics and Sewing Store, Inc., Big City, USA.

Sold fabric and sewing notions such as buttons, hooks, needles, etc., took payment and placed orders for out-of-stock items.


A.A., Sales and Marketing, 1998
Any City Community College, Any City, USA


American Association of Sales Professionals

Member Recognition Award for 2006

NOTE: One to two-page General Merchandise Sales Representative resumes are popular with potential employers. The General Merchandise Sales Representative resume shown here is a shortened version of one that would attract a hiring manager. Use it as an example to build your own.