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Christine Bautista

3313 Monaghan St
Murrieta, CA 92563

Job Objective: To obtain a Fashion Consultant position that will promote growth, stability and opportunity for
Work Experience:
Fashion Consultant, August 2005 Present
Blue Dangles Boutique, Murrieta, CA
Maintained Fashion Sales inventory.
Created dynamic window displays and dressing mannequins.
Maintained latest trends and forecasting in fashion industry.
Assisted in photo shoots, promotional and charity events.
Maintained store cleanliness.
Fashion Consultant, May 2000 July 2005
JenzBagz, Inc, Murrieta, CA
Created sales pitch and introduced product lines to customer.
Approached customers and assessed their needs.
Facilitated trials and suggested outfits.
Enhanced fashion Sales and prepared reports timely.
Summary of Qualifications:
Admirable experience in fashion sales and industry
Good knowledge of the garment design and manufacturing process
Great ability to choose best match between garment design and fabric
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
High School Diploma, Piscataway Township High School, Piscataway, NJ

Robert Quincy
56987 Calumet Avenue
Apartment #9 New York
NY 10040

Cell: (123) 423-8999

To obtain a position of a Fashion Consultant where I can make effective use of my creative
skills and experience towards the growth of the organization.
Summary of Skills:

Possess six+ years of professional experience in designing various wardrobes

Extensive knowledge of the latest trend in fashion industries

Ability to communicate effectively with good customer service skills

In-depth knowledge of color and composition suitable for different outfits

Familiar with advertising and promotional campaigns

Positive attitude with strategic planning skills

Ability to organize fashion shows and handle legal issues

Familiar with tools like MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and the Internet

Excellent time management and organizational skills

Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Designing from Beauty and Mind Institute of Fashion
Designing, New York, NY - 2008
Work Experience:
2012 - present





Offering suggestions to clients in improving wardrobe collections and makeup


Preparing samples of fashion accessories, clothing and styles of various fashion


Organizing large seminars and private consultants

Providing assistance to clients in closet organization

Updating clients with latest seasonal wardrobe collections

Analyzing suitable colors, cuts and designs for clients of outfits, jewelry and makeup

Assisting clients in determining color palettes by analyzing their skin tone, hair
textures and personal tastes

2008 - 2012





Selecting outfits for photo shoots, fashion shows and social events for clients

Assisted clients in choosing hairstyle and makeup appropriate to occasions

Made calls to prospective clients as well as kept track of store inventory

Demonstrated the chosen wearable accessories to clients

Scheduled appointments, handled merchandise budgets and administered reports

when required

Handled other essential tasks as required

Areas of Interest:

To play a vital role in selecting and designing fashion accessories for fashion shows
and important events

To increase the sales of the organization and bring it among top three entities in the
fashion industry




Fashion merchandiser sample

Job Objective: Fashion Merchandiser with years of experience searching for the opportunity to obtain a position in
which to employ my skills and abilities to their fullest potential.
Highlights of Qualifications:

Hands-on experience in visual merchandising

Profound knowledge of colors, patterns, and textures
In-depth knowledge of latest fashion trends and forecasting trends
Ability to follow and execute corporate visual merchandising standards
Thorough knowledge of PC based systems such as Windows, Excel, Lotus and Word
Strong negotiating, listening, verbal, written and presentation skills

Professional Experience:
Fashion Merchandiser
Forever 21/Forever XXI, Seattle, WA
August 2005 - Present
Analyzed product flow, pricing markup, promotional strategies.
Read, analyzed and reacted to current business trends.
Ordered, tracked and checked-in photo samples seasonally.
Assisted in the preparation of the seasonal catalog and web photo shoots.
Fashion Merchandiser
Tommy Bahama, Seattle, WA
May 2000 July 2005
Maintained communication with appropriate partners.
Greeted all guests with a authentic smile.
Reviewed business trends, and guest feedback on a regular basis.
Planned, mapped and executed merchandise placement.
Verified merchandise status with the Stock Coordinator.
Implemented visual presentation standards and philosophy.
Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Designing
Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD

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Alannah Johnson
2967 Flournoy St, Apt#901
Dallas, TX 75237

A marketing professional with ten years of experience and exposure to all facets of visual
merchandising geared to increase product awareness and establish high-stature branding;
equipped with the knowledge on the latest and most advanced technology and practices in
design, consumer product positioning, visual merchandising and window displays, as well as
high-quality garments technology; has a natural knack and passion for haute and avant garde
Professional Experience :
Visual Merchandiser January 2008 Present
Aeropostale, Dallas, TX
Arranged overall merchandising for Aeropostale, from window displays, rack positioning,
banner ads placements, to the overall tore layout.
Scrutinized display items and ensured that they are clean, well positioned and screaming for
classy attention.
Mixed and matched items for monthly store sales promotions to sell some low-selling items with
the high.
Trained promodizers on how to utilize visual merchandising to entice customers to buy.
Designed display windows based on thematic concepts approved by the management on a
monthly basis.
Handled all 80 store outlets and coordinated with store managers to ensure that each store has
effective branding and promotional thematic strategies in place.
Fashion Consultant June 2005 December 2007
Brandon & McMahon, Inc., Cambridge, MA
Responsibilities :
Scrutinized garments from style cut, design, color, stitch and fabric used.
Acted as a quality control supervisor to further evaluate the line of clothes presented to investors
and distributors.
Assisted local marketing personnel in developing copies of particular banner ads for production.
Handled fashion shows for line presentations to distributors and investors.
Designed concepts and garments depending on seasons and client base, including those who
wanted patent designs to represent a statement or a celebrity.
Attended regular monthly company meetings for design calibration, P&L reporting as well as
new lines for exploration.

Fashion Assistant February 2002 - May 2005

Thames & Harbor Inc. Los Angeles, CA
Responsibilities :
Assisted the major designers in coming up with new clothing lines and concepts; handled design
Researched for new designs that are not yet very popular but chic and transformed these into a
much more interesting design.
Created sample designs and sewn actual garment prototypes for presentation purposes.
Performed administrative tasks for the department.
Answered online inquiries and handled order processing and delivery of products
Master's Degree in Fashion Design
University of Florida, FL, 2002
Bachelor of Science in Clothing Technology
Stanford University, CA 2000
Excellent verbal and written communication
Effective organizational skills
Analytical and structured
Highly fashionable, creative and artistic
Keen on design detail, had effective time management skills and design practice
Very empowered, personable and results-oriented
Awards and Affiliations:
Deans Lister, Stanford University, Batch 2000
Finalist, Fashion Runway Season 6, 2002
Member, Fashion Industry Action Group
Member, Fashion Group International

Retail Buyer Resume Sample One

999 Main Street Any Town, NY 99999 Phone: 999-999-9999 Mobile: 999-999-9999 Email:

To bring to your organization enthusiasm, dedication, responsibility and a good work ethic combined with a desire to
utilize my skills obtained through previous work experience.

Apr 2006 to Sep 2009
Retail Buyer
ABC Inc. Any Town, NY

Achieve purchasing objectives for resorts gift shops and wedding department.

Source new merchandise and review existing merchandise to primarily meet guest needs and comply with
import and export stipulations.

Maintain vendor and supplier relations to obtain fair and reasonable prices, volume discounts, shipping
arrangements and payment terms.

Develop and execute assortment plans based on sales and inventory to allocate for each shop, meet
individual financial needs and maximize profits.

Periodically attend trade shows, show rooms and vendor meetings.

Continually research consumer needs, market trends, and fashion publications.

Jul 2003 to Apr 2006

Assistant Retail Buyer
XYZ Corp. Any Town, NY

Perform weekly sales analysis based on sales reports.

Monitor sales levels to determine product volume adjustments, replenishments and allocations.

Collaborate extensively with marketing to facilitate the promotional efforts of new products.

Forecast product need and availability; review historical data; and follow through with purchase orders.

Act as liaison between vendor and warehouse to speed up product distribution.

Negotiate trade discounts, freight charges and trade backs with vendors.

Coordinate and organize sales contests, vendor trainings and vendor promotional events.

May 1999 to Jul 2003

Assistant Retail Buyer Analyst
BCD Inc. Any Town, NY

Assist buyers in selection of merchandise.

Analyze sales and planned for key promotional events.

Perform merchandise trend analysis.

Assist in drafting of budgets and developing new merchandising concepts.

Assist in inventory audits.

Assist customers with questions and concerns.

Maintain records of all items transferred between departments.

Manage a staff of nine employees.

Perform cashier duties: handle cash, credit card and other forms of payments.

Prepare journal entries and expense analysis.

Prepare daily deposit.

Prepare bank reconciliation.

Perform accounts payable and receivable activities for store location.

Sep 1990 to Jun 1994 State University College at New York
New York, Bachelor of Science in Psychology


Proficient in Microsoft Office Package: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook.

Knowing Retail Ideas.

Knowing Decision Support Systems.


Sound negotiating and communication skills.

Strong leadership skills.

Strong analytical skills.

Excellent references available upon request.

123 Main Street, Wauwatosa WI, 12345
(877) 875-7706 ~


Results-focused, quality-driven professional with extensive experience in
merchandise planning, and purchasing positions, demonstrating consistent
achievement of objectives, strong forecasting and analysis skills, and
dedication to organizational goals. Advanced presentation and relationship
development abilities, with track record of success improving sales and
inventory performance to ensure profit turnarounds.
Core Knowledge & Skill Areas:


Talent Acquisition &




Sales Forecasting and

Senior Buyer/

Senior Assistant Planner (July 2008 - Present) BON-TON Inc.

Analyzed merchandise performance within department to monitor

statistical objectives, adapt inventory as needed, and increase sales volume.
Merchandise analysis resulted in the timely and cost-efficient savings of
$2,429.6m vs. LY Q3.

Evaluated profitability for in-season sales, financial and inventory

performance and suggested adjustments as needed. Adjustments to
merchandise increased quarterly profits by $66.5m vs. plan.

Created seasonal financial plans to guarantee optimal inventory

investment, increase merchandise flow, and reduce markdowns ultimately
maximize profitability. As a result these seasonal plans increased our ROI
from .24 to .28 and increased quarterly profitability by 2.4% despite the
difficult economy.

Reviewed historical data and joined forces with the buying team
ensuring the right collections were placed in stores at the optimal time.

Operated as team leader responsible for communicating financial

strategies to vendors and department heads, resulting in increased
cohesiveness, improved efficiency, and enhanced effectiveness.
Senior Assistant Buyer (August 2007 - June 2008) BON-TON Inc.

Trained, supervised and developed a staff of three consisting of

merchandise assistants and interns, ensuring optimal performance and

compliance with company goals and objectives.

Developed and executed strategies for merchandise assortments,

vendor relations management, and marketing cadences management.

Utilized strong leadership skills and communication expertise to

maximize sales and profitability.
Negotiated costs, vendor margin support, and wholesale pricing resulting in
increased sales of 5% over previous year and improved gross margin rate of
Assistant Buyer (June 2006 - August 2007) BON-TON Inc.

Assisted Senior Buyer in men's tailored clothing purchases.

Forecasted consumer buying patters based on sales trends and

economic conditions monitoring.

Observed and managed stock levels within department and

contributed to preparation and
execution of financial plans.

Ensured timely and efficient product flow by partnering with vendors

and distribution centers and
shipment tracking.


Youth Care Counselor, Lad Lake

January 2005 - June 2006

Interceded and dissolved chaotic situations.

Mentored trouble youth.

Steered trouble youth into creating acceptable day to day life decisions.
Bachelor of Business Administration Management, May 2006
University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
Phi Sigma Theta National Honor Society Member, 2003
General Management OrganizationMember, 2008