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Peter Pan

45 Crow St
South Coolangratia NSW 2009
T: 02 9998 8889
M: 0417 041 7041


Turramarine TAFE
Turramarine, NSW AU
Certificate IV Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S)
Graduated: November 2005
Turramarine TAFE
Turramarine, NSW AU
Certificate IV in Retail Management
Graduated: November 2004

Employment History

Mar 06 – Present: Assistant Deli Manager
Clarins Superstore
South Coolangratia, NSW


  • Manage inventories
  • Order raw materials and supplies in order to meet customer demands
  • Drive sales and maximise profits
  • Manage rosters
  • Work with department manager to ensure budgets are met
  • Maintain a clean and safe workplace environment and ensure OH&S standards are met
  • Ensure quality and consistency of finished product


  • Contributed to a 15 per cent increase in profits in the department
  • Oversaw a renovation of the department
  • Was voted store employee of the month on five separate occasions
April 03 – Mar 06:  Deli Supervisor
Cow, Bird, Fish & Fruit
South Coolangratia, NSW


  • Supervise staff members
  • Ensure quality customer service
  • Manage employee performance to ensure high productivity
  • Oversee department in absence of department manager
  • Assist department manager with purchasing, receiving, stocking, rotation of product and inventory of department
  • Assist department manager with the receipt and inspection of incoming products for quality and accuracy
  • Maintain cleanliness and safety of work area


  • Reduced staff turnover by half
  • Exceeded store sales targets
  • Developed a number of successful marketing strategies
Jan 01 – Apr 03: Deli customer service assistant
Cow, Bird, Fish & Fruit
South Coolangratia, NSW


  • Operate cash register
  • Take and deliver customer food orders
  • Clean and restock during shift
  • Keep work areas clean and organised
  • Prepare and organise food
  • Set up and disassemble all equipment


  • Voted department employee of the year in 2002
  • Exceeded individual sales targets every month


Category Name Proficiency Yrs Experience Last Used
Administrative Microsoft Office Intermediate 4+ yrs use currently



Theresa Fink – Department Manager
Clarins Superstore
Phone: 02 8888 6666

Jonathan Roe – Department Manager
Cow, Bird, Fish &Fruit
Phone: 02 9666 6666

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