Julie Gardner 13 West Rhodes St. Columbus, OH 43206 (318) 555 – 9238
A challenging and rewarding position as a purchasing manager.
Summary of Achievements
Negotiated reduced prices with vendors, resulting in $2M savings.
Sourced products internationally.
Worked with diverse populations, conversant in Spanish.
Developed experience in a variety of purchasing activities.
Byron Technologies, Columbus, OH Purchasing Supervisor, 1997 – Present Directed all plant purchasing functions. Negotiated purchase orders for all production materials. Developed purchasing agreements and contracts. Orchestrated plant-wide inventory planning meetings.
Giant Foods, Columbus, OH Purchasing Coordinator, 1992 – 1997 Supervised the activities of four buyers in food warehousing environment. Negotiated pricing of annual purchases in excess of $20M Conducted staff training and evaluation.
Education & Training
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH B.S., Business Administration, 1992