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Professional Summary
Entry level candidate with very strong keyboarding and 10-Key proficiency.  Possesses some retail training and experience. Eager to join a team where he can prove his value to the organization through his contributions.
  • 50 WPM Typing Speed
  • 5000 KSPH 10 Key Data Entry Speed
  • Computer proficient
  • Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Able to follow directions
  • Functions well as part of a team
  • Able to work independently
  • Excellent people skills
Work History
Retail Sales Associate Trainee, 08/2016 to 09/2016
T.J. Maxx East Point, GA
  • Followed established guidelines to sort and stack merchandise by size, color, and size.
  • Unpacked merchandise from boxes and crates.
  • Hanged items on racks in a neat and orderly manner.
  • Organized racks and shelves to maintain the visual appeal of the store.
  • Preserved a perfect attendance record during the assignment.
Associate of Science: Clayton State University - Atlanta, GA

High School Diploma: Mt. Zion High School - Forest Park, GA
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Ambitious individual who has completed coursework in Business, Marketing, Sociology, Psychology, as well as Human Sciences. Possess strong interpersonal skills, proficient and hard-working, while looking for an opportunity to apply my education towards a career that I will love. I am also very service-oriented with strong knowledge and background in computers. I also have excellent communication and time management skills while handling tasks with accuracy and efficiency.
  • Administrative skills
  • Strong Organization skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Time management
  • Hiring and retention
  • Employee relations
  • Project Coordination
  • Strong leadership and negotiation skills
  • Creative Problem solving
  • Microsoft Office
  • Client-focused
  • Reports generation and analysis
  • File/records maintenance
  • Quick learner
  • Financial records and processing
  • Training and development
  • Computer proficient
  • Employee relations
  • Client Relations
  • Customer Service
  • Accounts Payable/Receiving
  • Multi-Task Management
  •  Sales File/records maintenance 
  • Regulatory compliance
11/2010 to 08/2017
Executive Administrative Assistant/ Human Resource Coordinator OK Motors Abilene, TX
  • Organized and coded all documents related to due diligence for acquisitions.  
    Monitored multiple databases to keep track of all company inventory.
  • Planned corporate events, conventions, meetings and gatherings.
    Assisted with recruiting, background checks and reference checks.
  • Reviewed and provided comments on the adequacy of documents and took necessary steps to cure any deficiencies.
  • Arrange test drives. Discuss customers needs and advise them on the best vehicle possible.
  • Served as a link between management and employees by handling questions, interpreting and administering contracts and helping resolve work-related problems. Conducted new employee orientation to foster positive attitude toward organizational objectives.
  • Directed personnel, training and labor relations activities.
    Monitored multiple databases to keep track of all company inventory.
    Prepared correspondence, accounting and financial documents for analysis.
  • Set up appointments, meetings and conferences for employees.
    Kept the office orderly by organizing and filing paperwork, sorting and delivering mail, performing bookkeeping duties and adhering to many other office management duties.

05/2006 to 07/2008
CNA C.N.A | WIndcrest Alzheimers Care Center Abilene, TX
  • Record patients' medical history, vital statistics, or information such as test results in medical records. Turn or reposition bedridden patients. Provide physical support to assist patients to perform daily living activities, such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, standing, walking, or exercising. Measure and record food and liquid intake or urinary and fecal output, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff. Gather information from caregivers, nurses, or physicians about patient condition, treatment plans, or appropriate activities. Document or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses. Exercise patients who are comatose, paralyzed, or have restricted mobility. Observe or examine patients to detect symptoms that may require medical attention, such as bruises, open wounds, or blood in urine. Supply, collect, or empty bedpans. Feed patients or assist patients to eat or drink. Undress, wash, and dress patients who are unable to do so for themselves.
05/2005 to 01/2006
Retail Sales Associate The Buckle Abilene, TX
  • Greet customers and ascertain what each customer wants or needs. Describe merchandise and explain use, operation, and care of merchandise to customers. Recommend, select, and help locate or obtain merchandise based on customer needs and desires. Answer questions regarding the store and its merchandise. Compute sales prices, total purchases and receive and process cash or credit payment. Apprehend shop lifters in accordance with guidelines. Implement or monitor processes to reduce property or financial losses. Requisition additional materials, supplies, and equipment. Use computers for various applications, such as database management or word processing. Answer telephones and give information to callers, take messages, or transfer calls to appropriate individuals. Create, maintain, and enter information into databases.
12/2017 to 12/2019
Teller East Texas Professional Credit Union Lufkin, TX
Education and Training
Bachelor of Arts: Buisness Administration Business, Marketing Lamar University Beaumont, TX Buisness Administration Business, Marketing 
Associate of Arts: Biology San Jacinto College South Houston, TX 3.68
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  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills 
  • Reliable 
  • Customer service experience 
  • Professional telephone manner
  • Typing 55 WPM
  • Microsoft office proficiency 
Cornerstone Family Healthcare January 2018 to August 2018 Care Management Intern
Newburgh, NY
  • Reached out to patients for monthly wellness checks
  • Followed up on patients' medical needs
  • Arranged for medical transportation and scheduled appointments
  • Met with patients to identify needs and address obstacles to medical care
Mary Kay Skin Care & Cosmetics April 2010 to Current Sales & Customer Service Consultant
Orange County, NY
  • Recommend and help customers with selecting merchandise based on their needs
  • Monitor sales numbers and marketing metrics
  • Analyze market trends
  • Plan and host events in effort to introduce new products to customers
TJ Maxx June 1997 to February 2013 Retail Sales & Customer Service Coordinator
Middletown and Central Valley, NY
  • Worked as cashier and customer service coordinator at the front desk
  • Received and processed cash and credit payments for in-store purchases
  • Verified that all merchandising standards were maintained on a daily basis
  • Addressed incoming customer inquiries and offered productive solutions that increased customer satisfaction
Adirondack Photo Company August 2008 to August 2012 Customer Service Coordinator
Newburgh, NY
  • Handled all Customer Service issues from customers over the phone by e-mail and in person
  • Answered heavy inbound phone calls taking messages from customers and scheduled appointments for them
  • Sold in person and took orders from customers calling in from catalog orders for albums, pictures and proofs
  • Answered all questions, promoted and explained in detail about any services, sales issues, packages and promotions that were offered and greeted and worked with customers in person
Woodbury Commons October 1999 to August 2001 Retail Sales Associate
Central Valley, NY
  • Assisted Manager and worked as a sales associate for a women's clothing and jewelry
  • Served as a cashier and customer service associate
  • Worked with customers in the fitting rooms and organized all clothing racks
  • Answered the telephone and handled all customer issues
Education and Training
Mount St. Mary College 2018 Bachelor of Arts: Psychology and Human Services Newburgh, NY, USA
Dutchess Community College 1997 Associate of Arts: Liberal Arts and Social Sciences Poughkeepsie, NY, USA
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Professional Summary
Talented Associate who is effective at multi-tasking and maintaining a friendly attitude under pressure. Efficiently builds loyalty and long-term relationships with customers while consistently achieving individual sales goals.
  • Bilingual in Spanish
  • Detail-oriented
  • Cash register familiarity
  • Strong work ethic

  • Friendly demeanor
  • Goal-oriented
  • Superior organization ability
Work History
July 2016-Current Retail Sales Associate | A'GACI | Katy, Texas, United States
  • Greeted customers in a timely fashion while quickly determining their needs.
  • Described use and operation of merchandise to customers.
  • Recommended merchandise to customers based on their needs and preferences.
  • Received and processed cash and credit payments for in-store purchases.
  • Exceeded targeted sales goals by [20]%.
  • Responded to customer questions and requests in a prompt and efficient manner.
  • Placed special merchandise orders for customers.
  • Inventory 
  • Contacted other store locations to determine merchandise availability.
  • Engaged with customers in a sincere and friendly manner.
  • Completed all cleaning, stocking and organizing tasks in assigned sales area.
Current Associate of Arts: Houston Community College Katy tx