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Summary

I am a 'people person' with a zest for life and enthusiastic to learn new skills, particularly in business. I want to get involved with businesses that are people orientated.

Personal Profile

I am a hard working, honest individual. I am a good timekeeper, always willing to learn new skills. I am friendly, helpful and polite, have a good sense of humour. I am able to work independently in busy environments and also within a team setting. I am outgoing and productive, and able to listen effectively when solving problems.

Work experience

May 2016Present

Sales Assistant

No Limitz (Sports retail) (UK)

I have over a years experience working in a busy retail environment. I am confident in serving customers and enjoy learning about new products to constantly include improvements in the level of service I am able to provide. I enjoy the challenge of upselling and cross selling in order to meet and regularly exceed targets set. In addition to meeting the needs of customers I also take pride in the appearance of the store and willingly fulfil a number of general housekeeping jobs.

  • Great team player who takes ownership of issues and can work alone with little or no supervision.
  • Product knowledge.
  • Customer service skills.
  • Till operation and cash handling.
  • Processing deliveries and stock checks.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Selling skills.
  • Math literacy skills and till work
  • Adapting to cultural and organisational change.
  • Using the telephone, Merchandising, Housekeeping.
Jan 2006Feb 2016

Voluntary work

Various Companies (South Africa)

- Promotional Marketing through entertainment

-Welfare work (children's homes, feeding schemes, SPCA duties etc.)

-Church building maintenance

Nov 2015Feb 2016

Youth Leader/Counsellor (South Africa)

Sugar Bay Resort/Holiday Camp

I worked as a counselor/leader in charge of large groups (50-150) of guests from ages 7 - 17 and conducted indoor and outdoor extreme/action activities with groups.

Education

Jan 2011Dec 2015

High School

Maritzburg Christian School

I graduated from high school (IEB) with a Batchelor's Pass in South Africa. English 63%, Mathematical Literacy 78%, Life Orientation 70%, Business Studies 54%, Geography 62%, Life Sciences 60%.

School awards and leadership expertise

- House Captain

-2015 Prefect at Maritzburg Christian School

Skills, Hobbies and interests

  • Traveling
  • Skydiving
  • Welding
  • MC'ing
  • Surfing
  • Extreme Sports

References

Jamie Elphick                                                 No Limitz (Sports Shop)                                         [email protected] 

William Partridge-Underwood                 Youth Minister                                                            [email protected]