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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Dynamic and performance-driven business professional with high integrity, strong work ethic and great leadership skills. With over fifteen years in some form of business field, I have performed many business roles including office and administrative, finance, accounting and procurement. I then took my knowledge of the business field to the classroom as a high school teacher but look forward to returning to an office setting.

  • Experience using Microsoft Office programs including Excel, Word, Outlook and Powerpoint
  • Google Level 1 Certified and experience in using Sheets, Docs, Slides, Forms, Jamboard and GMail
  • Other program experience includes Great Plains, Access, Pocket, Lotus, WordPerfect, Peachtree, MAS90, and One-Write-Plus.
  • Budget forecasting
  • Reporting
  • Accounts payable
  • Account reconciliation
  • A/P and A/R
  • Year-end close
  • Procurement
  • Contract negotiation
  • Inventory management skills
  • Communication
  • Planning & organizing
Teacher, 08/2017 - Current
Catapult Learning Pompton Lakes, NJ,
  • Engaged students and boosted understanding of material using focused instructional activities.
  • Managed student behavior in classroom by establishing and enforcing rules and procedures.
  • Prepared and presented lesson plans in academic subjects using traditional and modern teaching techniques.
  • Supervised students throughout day, both in classroom and during our after school program.
  • Enhanced lessons with smart board technology and computers to address common core goals.
  • Differentiated instruction according to student skill level.
  • Utilized behavior management skills to foster environment conducive to student learning.
  • Graded student papers and assignments to track student progression.
Buyer, 10/2004 - 01/2015
Bwx Technologies Inc. Erwin, TN,
  • Completed purchases of over five million dollars annually.
  • Analyzed and completed supplier performance reviews as well as maintained supplier relationships to improve lead time, cost and quality.
  • Evaluated quotations and negotiated with suppliers to obtain the highest quality product at the lowest price in order to award purchase orders and contracts.
  • Processed Requests for Information, Request for Quotes, and Purchase Requests as needed.
  • Tracked and maintained warehouse inventory levels.
  • Liaised with accounting and vendors to minimize and clear up invoice discrepancies.
  • Compiled reports as requested by management or corporate departments.
  • Performed yearly inventory count and reconciliation.
  • Worked as supply clerk as needed to unload and stock supplies, using forklift when necessary.
Accounting Specialist, 04/2004 - 10/2004
Brunswick Fond Du Lac, WI,
  • Answered all Product Accounting vendor inquiries and resolved vendor issues.
  • Processed payments and completed journal entries using Excel and Access.
  • Prepared clear, concise and accurate financial reports and forms for use by other departments and management.
  • Compiled monthly reports and emailed vendor backup information.
  • Assessed approval levels for Sarbanes-Oxley compliance.
  • Completed monthly reconciliation of general ledger account.
  • Prepared month-end closing entries for detailed reporting and recordkeeping.
Accounting Clerk, 11/2003 - 01/2004
Clyde Companies Inc. Saratoga Springs, UT,
  • Completed bank reconciliations, researched discrepancies, and generated reports.
  • Supported clerical and administrative needs of senior department staff.
  • Revised accounting ledger and journals with updated transaction information.
  • Performed data entry.
Acquisitions Assistant, 03/2000 - 02/2002
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology Boston, MA,
  • Completed all accounts payable for the Library, including resolving all invoicing problems with suppliers via phone and email
  • Developed guidelines for and conducted year end system rollovers
  • Generated reports and completed monthly accounts payable reconciliation
  • Performed spend forecasting and analysis.
Accounts Payable Clerk, 05/1999 - 01/2000
Dierbergs Saint Charles, MO,
  • Verified, classified, computed, posted and recorded accounts payable data and reconciled daily totals to confirm proper accounting.
  • Analyzed invoice and expense reports, identified variances and researched issues to correct problems and maintain financial compliance.
  • Coded invoices and other records to maintain organized and accurate records.
  • Worked with purchasing group to resolve purchase order matching issues.
  • Took advantage of discount opportunities by paying vendors within payment terms.
  • Applied mathematical skills to calculate totals, check figures, and correct problems with physical and digital files.
Administrative Assistant, 10/1998 - 02/1999
Mi-Tech Waterloo, IA,
  • Completed scheduling for more than one hundred and forty staff members and monitored resource allocation to provide optimal coverage and service.
  • Directly supervised six employees.
  • Tracked and submitted employee timesheets to prepare for payroll processing.
  • Prepared and prioritized calendars and correspondence.
  • Scheduled appointments, meetings and events for management staff.
  • Answered phone calls and emails to provide information and schedule appointments.
Education and Training
Teaching Certification: High School Teaching, Expected in 12/2016
The University of Virginia's College At Wise - Wise, VA
Status -
Bachelor of Science: Business Administration, Accounting, Expected in 05/1997
Concord University - Athens, WV
Status -

GPA: 3.18

  • Bonner Scholarship Recipient
  • Higgenbotham Scholarship Recipient
  • Witherspoon Scholarship Recipient
  • Kappa Alpha Kappa Scholarship Recipient
  • Cardinal Key (Key Club) National Honor Society Member
  • Member of Kappa Alpha Kappa Accounting Club, President, 1996-1997

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School Attended

  • The University of Virginia's College At Wise
  • Concord University

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  • Teacher
  • Buyer
  • Accounting Specialist
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Acquisitions Assistant
  • Accounts Payable Clerk
  • Administrative Assistant


  • Teaching Certification
  • Bachelor of Science

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