Sample Fashion Merchandiser Resume

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Alannah Johnson
2967 Flournoy St, Apt#901
Dallas, TX 75237
(123)-555-1234
[email]

Summary
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 couture.

Professional Experience:
Visual MerchandiserJanuary 2008– Present
Aeropostale, Dallas, TX

Responsibilities
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 ConsultantJune 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 AssistantFebruary 2002 – May 2005
Thames & Harbor Inc. Los Angeles, CA

Responsibilities:

  • 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 ConsultantJune 2005– December 2007
Brandon & McMahon, Inc., Cambridge, MA

Education
Master’s Degree in Fashion Design
University of Florida, FL, 2002
Bachelor of Science in Clothing Technology
Stanford University, CA 2000

Skills:

  • 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
Dean’s Lister, Stanford University, Batch 2000
Finalist, Fashion Runway Season 6, 2002
Member, Fashion Industry Action Group
Member, Fashion Group International

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