Sample Functional Resume

John Doe
123 Main Street
My Town, Missouri 61111
email address

Objective: A full-time position in marketing and sales


  • Highly competitive and thrive in challenging situations
  • Ability to quickly assess needs and priorities
  • Organized and skilled in managing time to handle multiple tasks throughout the day
  • Committed to producing results above and beyond what is expected



  • Wrote proposals and assembled information packets promoting membership in History Club 
  • Developed graphic design logo and brochure for class project 
  • Composed press releases and public service announcements
  • Designed visually appealing end-cap displays


  • Provided excellent customer service and sales assistance in a variety of industries
  • Recognized by management for meeting and exceeding goals for selling expensive video equipment
  • Two time winner of employee sales contest
  • Increased sales by 10% through effective demonstrations of equipment


    St. Charles Community College, Cottleville, Missouri
    Graduated May 2014
    Associate of Applied Science, Marketing
    Relevant Coursework:

    Microcomputer Applications Advertising/Sales Promotion
    Accounting E-Marketing
    Management/Marketing Consumer Behavior


    2012-Present  Sales Associate, Best Buy, St. Peters, Missouri
    2009-2010  Counter Manager, McDonald’s, St. Charles, Missouri
    2008-2009  Receptionist, Doe’s Cleaning, St. Peters, Missouri