Experienced Buying Assistant who is intimately familiar with the latest inventory maintenance software. Adept in developing computer spreadsheets, researching purchasing and inventory projects and maintaining proper inventory levels. Specialises in inventory information analysis and warehouse logistics.
Extremely proficient with Microsoft productivity software
Database mining expert
Able to generate complicated and comprehensive inventory reports
Strong eye for financial details
Very good with mathematics
Strong team player
Comfortable speaking to all levels of management
May 2011 to July 2014 Royale Department Stores-Manchester, UK Buying Assistant
Worked with purchasing team to create dynamic accounting of all inventory levels.
Involved with sales and warehousing teams to determine proper stock levels and model consumer trends.
Assisted in quarterly inventory of entire warehouse and was part of the team responsible for creating final numbers.
August 2007 to May 2011 High Tech Stores-Manchester, UK Buying Assistant
Responsible for constantly altering inventory reports to reflect daily sales.
Part of a team designated to find better ways to deal with special orders.
Assisted in negotiating restock fees with manufacturers to help lower inventory costs.
September 2001 to August 2007 Peterson Incorporated-Manchester, UK Buying Assistant
Worked closely with sales team to constantly update inventory projections for the coming quarters.
Assisted in the quarterly audit of inventory figures and inventory costs.
Assisted purchasing in putting together contracts with suppliers.
2001 London Small College, London, England, UK, Associate’s Degree, Accounting