Zaid J. Murad
4739 Quarton Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301 (248) 932-0634
E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
To obtain a position as an Iraqi Cultural Advisor/Linquist that will allow me to utilize my language and knowledge of the Arab culture in support of the US Army and Intelligence Agencies.
I am bilingual with the ability to communicate effectively in English and Arabic. I possess outstanding oral and written communication skills and allow clear, tactful, and persuasive dialogues with any audience, even hostile listeners in high-stress circumstance.
Completed L3 Communications US Army Training Course in addition to ethics and counter/terrorism training at Fort Benning, Georgia.
Sales Consultant/Purchasing Agent January, 2006-Present
Minority Industrial Products, Detroit, MI
• Introducing the sales concept and the product to customers.
• Distributor set up.
• Developing a strategy for attacking and penetrating a customer master list.
• Serving as product specialist.
• Consistently developed innovative cost-saving methods.
• Manage vendor relations to insure quality customer service.
• Establish and maintain professional, clean, and well-stocked store
Sales Consultant 1998-2005
Superior, Pontiac, GMC, Nissan, Dearborn, MI
• Outstanding communications skills
• Professional appearance and work ethic
• Great attitude with a high-energy personality
• Superior customer service skills
• Successfully completed sales training course
• Recognized by GM for performance
• Create and maintain excellent relationships with our customers
• Maintain strong knowledge base of all new vehicle makes and models
• Follow up on all sales leads from variety of source (phone, walk-ins, newspaper ads, referrals, etc.)
• Work with New Car Sales Managers to ensure individual and department sales goals are met.
• Ability to communicate and work effectively with all levels of management, inside and outside the sales organization.
1983-1985: Attended High School in Baghdad, Iraq
Graduated 1987: Berkley High School, Berkley, MI
1989-1991: Oakland Community College, Farmington Hills, MI