Retail trainee CV Template

A retail trainee CV should ideally reflect your knowledge in the area of sales and retail. As the trainee is not well experienced in retail, he or she should mention other experience gained while studying. It is important to stress on customer service, maintenance of records, creativity and attention to detail.

Sample Retail Trainee Resume Template

Simon Jordan,

234 Bakersville Rd,



Mobile Number: 44 2343 5767

Telephone Number: 012345 86958

Career Objective

I have over a year of part time experience as a salesperson and have just completed my studies and majored in retail administration. Apart from being well versed in the minutiae of retail sales, I have excellent interpersonal skills that are perfect for any customer service oriented field. I am also very good at in store displays and merchandise placement.

Educational Background

Bachelors in Retail Administration, 2008

Work Experience

2008-Present: Salesperson, Nutech Toys


  • Handled customer sales
  • Ensured proper presentation of merchandise
  • Creatively developed layouts for in store display
  • Attained sales goals and increased profits
  • Handled all other duties as required

2007-2008: Bartender, Vivid Pub


  • Excellent customer service at hectic pace
  • Inventory handling
  • Creative methods of handling customers
  • Helped in processing information required for payroll processing.


  • Excellent customer service
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent in computer software
  • Good at grasping new things
  • Creative in store displays and merchandise placement


  • Increased sales and maximized profits
  • Creatively handled in store displays
  • Awarded best salesperson of the year