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CHRISTOPHER EAKES 7 Harding Drive * Novato, CA 94947 * (415) 898-3811 HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS Eighteen (18+) successful years of experience

in accounting, purchasing and busi ness operations. Committed to high-quality work and attention to details to repr esent a company with dignity and professionalism. Abilities include: * * * * * * * Organized/Coordinated Schedules Developed/Implemented/Perceived Ideas/Initiated Plans Managed/Supervised/Trained Employees Problem Solving/Troubleshooting Strong Relationship Development Excellent Time Management and Organizational Skills Creative and Writing Skills *

COMPUTER SKILLS Operating Systems: Windows 2000/XP/NT/VISTA, UNIX, MacIntosh, and Enterprise Rel ational Database (ERP). Software: Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, Access), Dbase III+, Db ase IV, Real World Accounting System, Maximo, PeopleSoft, BuroWare v5.1and Ariba Purchasing System. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Accounts Receivable Clerk Roost, Sausalito, CA 2007 - 2009

Roost is a wholesale home-furnishing supply company providing inventory to small and major retail department, furniture and gift stores. Roles & Responsibilities * Collection calls * Customer support * Issuing customer credit approval for Net-30 Terms (utilizing Dunn & Bradstreet reporting) * Researching data * Database maintenance * Generating reports * Updating client files * Performing inventory on supplies * Interfaced extensively with all departmental staff Environment: Windows XP, Microsoft Office Suite and Buroware v5.1 accounting sof tware. Inventory & Purchasing Manager 2001 - 2006 ALZA Corporation, Mountain View, CA ALZA Corporation is a pharmaceutical company and is a division of Johnson & John son Corporation. Operated in a one-man capacity overseeing a parts department in a pharmaceutical environment in a multi-campus company with parts inventory val ued at over $1 million. Roles & Responsibilities Multifunctional responsibilities included, but were not limited to:

* Managing and coordinating all aspects of the parts department for daily effici ent operations * Prioritizing daily tasks * Equipment evaluation * Parts procurement and expediting * Price negotiation with vendors * Coordination with supplies and vendors * Supervision of warehouse operations * Performed inventory accountability, cycle counting, organization and storage * Prepared items for returns utilizing return merchandise authorization procedur es * Training of inventory, purchasing and warehouse policies and procedures * Position required extreme flexibility, innovation, organization and prioritizi ng skills, strong communication and people skills under tight daily and monthly deadline and delivery schedules. * Acted as a liaison among company personnel, manufacturers and vendors under th e guidelines of Sarbanes-Oxley regulations. Reorganized department infrastructure, resulting in increased efficiency of 47% by developing standardized policies and procedures for order entry and order pro cessing, including accountability and security protocols. Wrote Policies and Pro cedures manual which was implemented into the company's SOP Manuals. Environment: Windows 2000, Microsoft Office Suite, Ariba Purchasing System, Maxi mo and Peoplesoft. Operations Specialist 1999 - 2001 The Halcyon Entertainment Group, Halcyon, CA The Halcyon Entertainment Group is a film production company which provides audi o and visual support for small to large motion picture and television production companies and television news stations. Roles & Responsibilities * Creating, designing and maintaining client and personnel databases using MS Of fice Suite * Handling all logistical travel arrangements * Coordinating personnel for film shoots, equipment inventory and production set -up schedules * Performing budgetary and expense reporting with a focus on profit and loss. Increased efficiency of operations by 39%. Accounting Clerk 1997 - 1998 District Attorney's Office - Bureau of Family Support Services, Sacramento, CA Roles & Responsibilities * Researching historical data on families * Developing and maintaining databases * Generating reporting systems * Daily bank deposits * Updating of client files by coordinating with departmental staff * Managing and scheduling outside meetings with various organizations dealing wi th highly classified information. Environment: Windows 95, Microsoft Office Suite, Dbase III & IV, and the Departm ent's ERP system.

Director - Credit Department 1991 - 1997 RPM Computer Ribbon Corporation, Los Angeles, CA RPM is a wholesale computer supply company that provides a complete line of comp uter and office supplies for small to large companies. Roles & Responsibilities * * * * * * * * * * * Managing, supervising, and training staff Managing daily and monthly order entry Customer billing and invoicing Managing product inventory Purchasing and order-tracking Updating customer and vendor database Returns merchandise authorizations Accounts Receivables Collection Calls Daily bank deposits Generating daily and monthly reports

Standardized timeframe for the monthly commission checks, increasing time effic iency by 37%. Environment: UNIX-based Real World Accounting software and Microsoft Office Suit e. TRAINING AND EDUCATION * A.S. - Applied Media Allan Hancock College - Santa Maria, CA * A.A. - Liberal Arts Allan Hancock College - Santa Maria, CA * Completed training in Computer Programming & Operations with an emphasis on Ba sic, Pascal and Cobol languages - Received Certification Control Data Institute - El Segundo, CA * WordPerfect 4.0/5.0 - Received Certification Computer Training Center - Los Angeles, CA * Automotive Mechanics - Received Certification Clearfield Job Corps - Clearfield, UT U.S. Army Performed majority of military service as a Medical Specialist working under dif ferent capacities: Field Medic, a Troop Medical Clinic, and Hospitals. Completed Basic Emergency Medical Technician training, basic Airborne/Special Fo rces Qualification courses. Attained the rank of E-5/Sergeant. Graduated from Ba sic Non-Commissioned Officer School (BNOC). Earned an Army Commendation Medal. PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT * Creative and Writing skills includes the ability to compose both fiction and n on-fiction works. I have completed two books and am currently working on a third one. * Skillpath Corporation - Various seminars and workshops on Time Management and Supervisory Skills * Rockhurst University - Warehouse Conference on Inventory Management & Warehous e Efficiency