Meredeth Mann

Summary

Challenging position with opportunity to use my present skills, and with opportunities for further growth and training

Work History

Work History

Buyer

Farrel Corp.

Purchased from Assembly drawings gearing, light electrical and shop parts for large rubber and plastic extruders for ISO 9000 company.

Sep 2002 - Oct 2010

Purchasing Coordinator

TOL/Kehe

Responsible for entering and expediting Purchase orders for Natural and Specialty Food distributor for the Southeast  region of the US , follow up on all orders placed, resolved discrepancies 

Dec 1999 - Jun 2001

Purchasing Manager

ProStrong

Purchased all components needed for the manufacture of nail treatment kits, chemical, bulk nail lacquers and packaging. Handled accounts payable,accounts receivable, insurance and general personnel duties. Knowledgeable with Quickbooks.

Jan 1983 - Jun 1998

Buyer

Nestle Services

Purchased spare parts for can making, processing, filling and packaging equipment forinternational operations. Reviewed specifications, researched and selected vendors for bid, obtained and analyzed proposals, negotiated terms and selected appropriate vendor.  Placed purchase orders - expedited to ensure on time deliveries and continuous source of supply Determined proper packaging and methods of shipment, both domestically and internationally. 

Education

Education

BGS

University of Connecticut

Graduated in 1987