Dedicated, energetic, and focused Bookstore Manager with 22 years of experience in financial services and institutionally owned bookstore management. I excel at planning, prioritizing, completing multiple tasks simultaneously, and following through to achieve project goals. Seeking a role of increased responsibility and authority.
Microsoft Office proficiency
Dedicated team player
Professional and mature
Strong organizational skills
Accounts receivable professional
Strong communication & interpersonal skills
Researched and implemented Mitchell Community College's first point-of-sale inventory management system in the Bookstore. Created the business procedures and office policies to go along with this transition. To this day we have upgraded and moved to our third point-of-sale inventory system.
Have served on our several committees on Mitchell Community College's campus - (Examples: Hiring Committees, Administrative Council, College Council and Co-Chaired Diversity Task Force).
Very active in both state & national bookstore associations: have held positions in the College Stores Association of North Carolina of Trustee (4 yrs), Secretary, Treasurer, Vice President, President, and Past President of our state association for a total of 9 years. We have around 200 counting both vendor and store members. I have served on several committees for the National Association of College Stores (Small Stores Committee).
Active in the community: 1) Boy Scouting Program (I am the current treasurer for Troop 363) 2) South Iredell High School ROTC Booster Programs.
Managing all aspects of Mitchell Community College's Institutional Owned Bookstore, mailroom and vending operations. Working closely with faculty on adopting, ordering and returning textbooks for each semester. Handling customer service issues and etc. When I was asked to take over the position of Bookstore Manager in 1995, the Bookstore was losing an average of $40,000 a year. The Bookstore has been profitable every year since and currently shows profit in the $100,000 per year range. These profits are used for the benefit of our students.
Ordering supplies and equipment for the entire college by folllowing the guidelines set forth through North Carolina State's P&C procedures of purchasing while obtaining bids and etc.
Coordinated approval processes of all accounts payable invoices. Researched and resolved billing and invoice problems.
Handling everyday transaction dealing with banking responsibilities and customers. Hired as a Bank Teller and within several months was promoted to Vault Teller.
Executed cash transactions quickly and accurately. Balanced till daily.
Organized and positioned product cases in produce warehouse and walk-in cooler.
Dealt with customer service issues, supervised five - ten employees per shift, and answered customer inquires.
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