Fashion merchandiser CV sample - fashion merchandiser CV formats / templates

An effective CV of a fashion merchandiser should highlight following qualities:

- An eye for fashion
- Ability to keep up with latest trends
- Good organization
- Strong people skills
- Ability to work under pressure
- Good numerical abilities
- Good physical stamina

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  • RE: Fashion merchandiser CV sample - fashion merchandiser CV formats / templates -Mani (03/29/13)
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  • RE: Fashion merchandiser CV sample - fashion merchandiser CV formats / templates -megha nagpal (10/04/12)
  • Fashion merchandiser CV sample

    Mobile: 098xxxxxxxx
    Email Id:

    Career Goal

    “To posses a successful position in the field of fashion industry, where I can utilize my skills and design aesthetic effectively and efficiently.”

    Career Summary

    -More than xx Yrs of Experience in the field of Merchandising and Product Development.
    -Handle all Merchandising and Sampling jobs independently, like Fit Approval, P.P. Samples and Top Samples, take approval of Lab Dips, Shade Bands, Fit & Pre-Production Samples and approval

    of Bulk Fabric and Trims.
    -Knowledge of making Samples according to Buyer’s TechPack.
    -Embroideries handled: Hand-Embroidery, Adda Work, Machine Embroidery, Computer Embroidery, Aari Work.
    -Fabrics handled: Cotton, Twill, Canvas, Silk, Cambric, Voile, Jacquard, Cotton Rayon, Rib, Single Jersy, etc.
    -Co-ordinate with Buying Offices regarding approvals and respective follow-ups with them.
    -Making of Cost Sheets and TNA Plans.

    Professional Experience

    -Currently working as Fashion Merchandiser in M/S. XYZ Clothing Pvt.Ltd, since December 20xx- Till Date.
    -Worked with M/S. XYZ Fashion craft, as Merchandiser from April 20xx- May 20xx.
    -Worked as Assist Merchandiser with XYZ Limited from June 20xx- December 20xx.
    -Worked as P.D. Merchandiser with XYZ Exports Limited from November 20xx- February 20xx.

    Roles & Responsibilities

    - Handled independent accounts.
    - Preparing TNA and Cost- Sheets.
    - Submission of Fit Samples, P.P. Samples and Top Samples.
    - Making Trip Sheets, also doing Sampling.
    - Trim ordering for production.
    - Follow-up of production.
    - Making ‘Production File.
    - Costing, sourcing & purchasing of fabric, accessories & Zari material.
    - Retail merchandising.
    - Look for the opportunity to get replenishment orders from malls.
    - Prepare merchandise for trades show and meet and greet customers.
    - Co-ordination with Design Department for production development.
    - Handled different types of Embroideries.
    - Handled ‘AMC Account’. Submission and approval of Lab.
    - Dips, Shade Bands, Fit and Pre-Production Samples and Preparation of Production File, etc.
    - Looked after the production status of the projects handled by the Sr. Merchandiser.
    - Dealing with suppliers.

    Academic Qualification

    -Bachelors of Arts from XYZ University from December 20xx- Till Date.
    -Higher Secondary from ABC Board, 20xx.
    -Senior Secondary from ABC Board, 20xx.

    Professional Qualification

    -2 years comprehensive Diploma Program in ‘Fashion Designing’ from XYZ Fashion Technology, 20xx.
    -Computer Course from ‘XYZ Computers’. 20xx.


    -Participated in ‘XYZ DESIGN AWARDS – MIX MASTERS’, held at Hotel XYZ, New Delhi.
    -Actively participated in ‘FASHION SHOW’ organized by ‘XYZ Institute of Fashion Technology’ at hotel Taj Palace, New Delhi.

    Personal Details

    -DOB: 07-07-19xx
    -Language Known: English, Hindi, German
    -Address: XYZ.
  • RE: Fashion merchandiser CV sample - fashion merchandiser CV formats / templates -Vidushi Sharma (08/31/12)
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    Kavita Jain
    Email: s******
    Phone: 98**********

    Career Summary

    -5 years of rich experience spread across in embroidery & apparel design and development
    -Proficient in producing fashion illustrations and stylizations.
    -Experienced in precise illustration and rendering, mood board and flat sketches, concept development and color ways.
    -An impressive track record of client satisfaction and timely project delivery within stipulated budget.
    -Handled multiple buyers of U.K and India

    Personality Traits

    -Keen desire to achieve Success
    -Good planning skills
    -spirit of team work and cooperation
    -Adaptability and learning ability

    Key Skills

    -Excellent understanding of the garment design and manufacturing process; from the garment conceptualization stage, through the pattern drafting phase, to final garment assembly.
    -Strong fashion and color sense with the ability to create and adapt designs to changing market conditions.
    -Product Development for multiple categories of Apparel, Accessories and Home furnishings.
    -Strong specialization in all Women’s wear and Kids wear new product range for multiple seasons.
    -Significant ability to interpret client requirements and create designs that pinpoint their target market.
    -Product-Sourcing and Vendor Development.
    -Good knowledge of fabrics, and the ability to choose the best match between garment design and fabric.
    -Equally adept at performing as a project team member, lead team independently or working independently, depending on the nature of the project at hand.

    Key Responsibilities Handled

    -Working closely with the Merchandiser to plan & create timely exciting ranges.
    -Lead design team to capture and develop the latest trends; worked with the technologists to ensure that fabric and size details satisfies high quality standards.
    -Developing and updating embroidery design collection.
    -Sourcing of different fabrics, prints and trims.
    -Designing and developing new apparel and embroidery designs according to the latest forecast (new fabric, prints and trims sourced)
    -Meeting and brainstorming with clients along with sourcing their fabric requirements
    -Product development according to the latest prints, silhouettes and trends in international market
    -Supervising, coordinating and following up with the designers on the developing range of product at different manufacturing sites and units.
    -Focused on anticipating and meeting the needs of the buyer and on developing strong working relationship with suppliers.
    -Visiting textile showrooms to keep up-to-date on the latest fabrics.


    -Scored 3rd place in a Fashion Illustration Competition of Delhi’s all FashionColleges.
    -Won the award for “MOST INNOVATIVE EXPLORATION” in Fashion Exhibition conducted by ***.


    -Working as a Sr. Designer for ACD from Nov 2***.
    -Worked as a Fashion Designer for KLM from May 2*** to Oct 2***.

    Computer Knowledge

    -Computer Adobe Photoshop
    -Computer Adobe Illustrator
    -Corel Draw

    Trainings Attended

    -Grading and Commercial pattern making
    -Dyeing and printing
    -Making theme board presentations with garment and textile designs
    -Weaving, fabric and fiber construction
    -CAD – Computer Aided Designing


    -Degree in Fashion Designing from UVZ in 2***.

    Personal Details

    -DOB: 5th June, 19XX
    -Languages known: English, Hindi.
    -Address: XYZ
  • RE: Fashion merchandiser CV sample - fashion merchandiser CV formats / templates -Vidushi Sharma (08/31/12)
  • Merchandiser CV sample

    Sukriti Kumari
    Email: s******
    Phone: 98**********

    Career Summary

    -5 years of experience as a Merchandiser with creativity to work with a highly competitive work front.
    -Expertise in areas of new product Development, Market research and survey, Fashion and trend forecasting.
    -Rich knowledge of Apparel making and Retail.
    -Well versed with Devising, implementing, controlling, and adjusting buying plans.

    Personality Traits

    -Good interpersonal skills,
    -Believe in Team work.
    -Positive approach towards work and the subordinates.
    -Goal oriented and a go getter attitude towards work.

    Key Skills

    -Knowledge of Textiles – Woven’s, Knits, Dyed, Printed, Embroidered.
    -Fashion Illustration.
    -Pattern Making and Garment Manufacturing.
    -Embroidery Detailing.
    -Accessories and Trim Detailing.
    -Fashion Merchandising.
    -Fashion Forecasting.
    -Technical Theory of Textile and Fashion.
    -Marketing Research.

    Functional Skills

    -Trend spotting and direction
    -Product development
    -Brand development

    Key Responsibilities

    -To manage and execute buying plans to cope with the buying need of the group in the various brands and the collections which cover the different styles of fashion apparel and accessories.
    -Co-develop the annual sales strategy & forecasts and then take responsibility for delivering established targets.
    -Make purchase order, negotiations etc.
    -Have been dealing with products like Casual Shirts, formal shirts, T-shirts, denims, trousers and shorts, girl’s dresses etc
    -Executing buying policies and arranging product assortments coherently.
    -Devising, implementing, controlling, and adjusting buying plans.
    -Conducting a regular follow up on merchandise planning so that all stores are having stock levels as planned with the right product mix.
    -Monitoring closely on product sales performance and consistent pricing policies.
    -Proposing promotional activity when needed and reporting activity results.


    -Received Award for the Best Innovative Collection at Annual Fashion Show.
    -Received Award for the Best Stall Display at Annual Exhibition.
    -Won Award for the Best Accessory Design.


    -Working as a Sr.Merchandiser for ACD from Nov 2***.
    -Worked as a Buyer for KLM from May 2*** to Oct 2***.

    Computer Knowledge

    -Corel Draw,
    -Adobe Photoshop
    -MS word, MS Excel, PowerPoint

    Extra Curricular Activities

    -Actively Participated in all social activities at school and college.
    -Represented My School at ALL INDIA CAMLIN COLOR CONTEST.
    -Participated in Tour for Research for New techniques in prints and embroiders.


    -BIT from UVZ in 2***.

    Personal Details

    -DOB: 5th June, 19XX
    -Languages known: English, Hindi.
    -Address: XYZ