CV, Retail Manager Seeking Work In UK, Canada Or Alaska

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 30793
(12/04/1978, male)
Skills keywords: floor manager, merchandise manager, office administrator, personal assistant, receptionist, retail assistant, retail manager, sales executive, sales representative, secretary, store manager
Short Bio:

I use initiative, stamina and honesty to get the job done. I listen well to my superiors and implement their instructions to the letter. I am well versed in many languages and not afraid to learn and adapt to my environment. I am a strong leader as well as an excellent team player. My knowledge and skills are an asset to any company.


Current location: Gauteng, South Africa - View on map
Nationality: South African
Preferred Sector of Employment:  , Admin and Clerical, Retail Wholesale and Purchasing
Spoken languages: Afrikaans, english, mandarin, Tswana, Zulu
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere


Juan is Self-Motivated, Team Player, Meticulous, Excellent Leadership Skills, take necessary risks to achieve a goal set by my superiors, accurate and precise with reports, love working weekends to complete deadlines. He listens and understand instructions given, to action them for phenomenal results. Juan has good problem solving & troubleshooting skills and experience. Excellent Oral Communication Skills. Brilliant Written Communication Skills. Conflict handling tools. Excellent Time Management, Interpersonal skills, Efficiency Orientation, Initiative, Assertiveness, Independence, Self Confidence, Facilitation Skills, excellent job insight.


English – Spoken & Written

Afrikaans – Spoken & Written

Mandarin (Chinese) – Spoken

iSiZulu – Basic

Sitswana – Basic

Arabic – Basic

PC & Software Expertise

Details can be provided

Work History

01.11.2014 until Present
Groom to Perfection

Position: Store Manager

Duties: Increasing Sales. Up Selling. Growing clientele. Meeting Targets. Opening & Closing of Parlour, Scheduling collections & deliveries, Front of shop customer liaison, Cashing up, Book keeping, Banking, Pet Grooming, Delivery & Collections

18.08.2010 until 31.10.2014
Vet’s Pantry
Orange Grove Veterinary Hospital

Positions: Store Manager / Top Sales Executive

Duties: Doubling Turnover figures. Launching Staff Procurement. Expanding and Exceeding Sales Targets while building a loyal customer base. Opening & Closing of Store, Cashing up, Drop Safe, Shift Change Overs, Stock Merchandising, Labelling & Markups of Stock items, Customer liaison & enquiries, Pharmaceutical product training in Veterinary care OTC, Veterinary Nutritional Training with various international companies, monthly, Sales Reports, Stock take when requested, Answering of switchboard, Managing diary for 3 Veterinarians when needed, Filing, Cashing up, Drop Safe, Organising ambulance call outs, Managing Grooming Parlour Diary, Supervising staff members

01.05.2010 until 17.08.2010
Groom to Perfection

Position: Store Manager

Duties: Opening & Closing of Parlour, Scheduling collections & deliveries, Front of shop customer liaison, Cashing up, Book keeping, Banking, Pet Grooming, Delivery & Collections when necessary

01.09.2008 until 01.05.2010
Havel Wire Equipment

Position: Sales Executive & PA

Duties: Servicing an existing client database, Sourcing new clientele & suppliers, Area sales rep for Gauteng, Communicating with International Suppliers in Germany, Reporting directly to the CEO, Delivery of merchandise once collected from airports, Streamlining international and local meetings with clients and suppliers, Traveled to the Wire Show in Düsseldorf, Germany for 2.5 weeks

01.03.2008 until 31.08.2008
Traveled abroad in the United Kingdom

01.06.2007 until 29.02.2008
Westport Men’s Clothing Store

Position: Store Manager

Duties: Opening & Closing of store, Cash ups and Banking, Customer liaisons & orders, Custom measuring trousers and shirts to tailor fit requirements, Stock merchandising, House-keeping, Sales reports to Owner

01.09.2006 until 31.05.2007
Look & Listen

Position: Customer Orders Assistant / Part Time Manager

Duties: Opening & Closing of store, Managing up to ten staff members a shift, Customer orders and liaisons, Cash ups and drop safe of all cashiers on duty, Stock merchandising and management thereof, Assisting manager with stock takes monthly

01.06.2006 until 31.10.2006
SA Secure Networks

Position: Personal Assistant to Director / Help Desk Operator

Duties: Managing diary for director, Assisting director, Client liaison, Research & Development

01.01.2005 until 31.05.2006
Marco Adamo Men’s Suit Clothing Store

Position: Sales Executive

Duties: Opening & closing of stores, Cash ups and banking, Client liaison – high-end clientele, Customer orders, Tailor measuring suits to fit, Merchandising stock and steaming suits

01.02.2004 until 31.12.2004
Holistic Therapist

Position: Holistic Therapist

Duties: Managing own diary & appointments, Hot stone therapy, Swedish massage, Reflexology, Indian head, neck & shoulder massage, Reiki Master level healing and tuition, Facilitating corporate meditation and deep relaxation exercises weekly

01.11.2003 until 31.01.2004
Institute for International Research for Abbey Offices London

Position: Market Researcher

Duties: International outbound call centre, Data analyzing, Cold calling international clientele, In house program data capturing

01.07.2003 until 31.10.2003
Three Cities Hotel Group

Position: Breakfast Supervisor

Duties: Staff management, Setting up of cold and hot breakfasts, Client liaison, Liaising with hotel staff, Bookkeeping, Stock take, Merchandising,

01.01.2003 until 31.06.2003
Three Cities Hotel Group

Position: Administration Controller

Duties: Client liaison, Stock take, Merchandising, Staff related enquiries, Conference bookings

01.01.2002 until 31.06.2003
Sir John’s Restaurant @ The Falstaff Inn

Position: Restaurant Manager

Duties: Opening and closing of restaurant and bar, Staff management, Food & drinks management and stock take thereof, Client liaison, Customer satisfaction, Silver service, Functions coordinator, Weddings and conference bookings

Education & Qualifictions

German Course A1.1 – Goethe Institute

Professional Teleselling Skills – Achieve Global

Holistic Therapist – Teachers & masters

Graphic Design Basics – Sirens Graphic Design

Data Capturing – Kelly Personnel

N1, N2, N3 – Roodepoort Techncal College

Standard 7-8 – Florida Park High School

Standard 6-7 – Selborne College

Standard 1-5 – Selborne Primary Boardinf School

Grade I & I I – Barberton Primary School