To obtain employment in purchasing, inventory management, and/or production planning.
Dec. 1998 – Sept. 2010
Buyer, TSI Accessory Group, Morton Grove, IL
Import buyer of sterling silver jewelry.
Placed purchase orders and expedited purchase orders with vendors in Asia and the U.S.
Placed and executed purchase orders with packaging suppliers in the U.S.
Worked directly with import vendors and domestic vendors regarding quality, costs and lead times.
Maintained desired inventory levels of products responsible for.
Collaborated with Marketing, Merchandising, Sales, Receiving, Quality Control and Accounting Departments.
Used MRP System, JD Edwards System, and AS400 software.
Production Manager, Easco Products, Midlothian, IL
Scheduled the production of Product Identification Branding and Nameplates in collaboration with the Printing and Fabricating Departments.
Requisitioned the purchase of materials.
Worked directly with the Inventory Control and Purchasing Departments to ensure that raw materials were available to complete scheduled jobs.
Buyer, LDR Industries, Chicago, IL
Import buyer of plumbing products.
Domestic buyer of packaging of plumbing products for the retail market.
Planned and scheduled the packaging of products for the retail market.
Expedited internal work orders.
Completed purchases using the Order Point System.
DePaul University Certification Program for Production Management and Inventory Control
Chicago State University
Coursework completed in Business Studies
Available upon request.