Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams

Work History

Work History
Feb 2014 - Oct 2015

Self Employed


Currently run online resale shop selling vintage and designer clothing.

Apr 2013 - Jan 2014

Sales Consultant

A Star's Closet

Sales; Assisted in consignment selection and pricing; assisted in ebay online sales.

Oct 2010 - Mar 2013

Consultant and Manager

Food Island

Assisted as a consultant in all aspects of building an organic food truck business including concept design; vendor sourcing; menu selection and target market.

Assisted with bookkeeping, administrative duties, food preparation, booking and working events/catering.

2009 - 2010

Brand Ambassador

Independent Contractor

Worked various promotions and events including Western Union, BP, CTRL Acne, Banfi Wine and Kellogg's Cereal.

Jul 2006 - Dec 2008

Procurement Agent


Procured client services under prime contracts; Processed RFP Packages; Issued and administered sub-contract/purchase orders including one time buys and master PO's which sometimes included multi-million dollar contracts; Negotiated with vendors regarding terms and conditions; Coordinated/conducted appropriate subcontract auditing; Conducted oversight of the project accounting and billing activities.

Oct 1999 - Jul 2006


Industrial Design Corporation

Buyer (October 1999 - January 2002)

Purchased materials and services for General Electric Peebles Test Operation; Issued one time buys and blanket purchase orders which included vendor communication and negotiating pay terms; Expedited purchase orders; Processed and approved invoices for payment; Administered source bidding.

Financial Analyst  (Janary 2002 - July 2002)

Assisted in the development of a new tracking system too monitor global commodities (Deflation Tracking System); Trained and supported domestic and global sites deflation on a daily basis; Generated weekly deflation reports for corporate presentations.

Buyer/Accounting Assistant (July 2002 - April 2004)

Purchased materials and services for five GE Engine Service sites; Issued one time buys which included vendor communication, negotiating pay terms and expediting orders; Developed and monitored notification system of equipment rentals; Processed and approved invoices for payment; Assisted in accounting by processing supplier invoices to generate a weekly GE invoice.

Buyer of Special Tooling (April 2004 - July 2006)

Purchased special tooling materials for several overseas GE sites; Monitored online source bidding among domestic and international vendors; Tracked government supplier watch list on monthly basis; Trained and managed two employees in China to transition responsibilities.

Nov 1996 - Oct 1999

Assistant Import Buyer

New Creative Enterprises

Reviewed and approved purchase orders; Updated and analyzed forecast and sales reports; Communicated with international vendors on a daily basis to ensure delivery, status, price and quality control; Tracked water delivery of trade show sample orders; Assigned item numbers and UPC Codes for products; Participated in catalog review for verification of product information.

Jul 1994 - Nov 1996

Department Supervisor - Junior Dept.

Kohl's Department Store

Supervised two to four employees on a given shift; Maintained sales floor which included merchandising, ad setting and inventory control; Provided excellent customer service


Sep 1990 - Jun 1992

Shawnee State University

President's List

Dean's List

Sep 1994 - Apr 1992

Associate of Applied Science

Antonelli Institute of Art and Photography

President's List

Alpha Beta Kappa

Fashion Show Production



MS Office

Excel, Word, Outlook


Windows XP