Kerry Hetherington

Freelance Document Designer & Blog Writer

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Location:Lawrenceville, Georgia, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/kerryhetherington
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EXPERIENCE
Cornerstone Christian Bookstore; Snellville, GA — 2005-Present
•Curriculum Manager, responsibilities include: contacting customers with order deadline dates, receiving
and processing customer orders, placing orders with distributors, receiving product, ful?lling customer
orders, shipping customer orders, billing customers, the return to the distributor of unsold product
•Returns Coordinator, responsibilities include: tracking product sales to determine customer demand,
pulling returnable product from sales ?oor, processing publisher returns in POS system in order to
maintain correct inventory, shipping return to original publisher or distributor averaging approximately
$100,000 in savings per year for Cornerstone and reducing payables by $50,000 in the last year
•Book/Bible Buyer, responsibilities include: scheduling meetings with publisher reps, tracking product
sales in order to place future orders appropriately, meeting with reps to order books, Bibles, children’s
materials and audio books for the sales ?oor, negotiating with reps for the best possible discount on
backlist, front list and special/promotional orders, using sales tracking to accurately reorder backlist
items for the sales ?oor, building purchase orders to ease the receiving process, attending trade shows to
gather information about new products and marketing strategies
•Marketing, responsibilities include: determining products/events to be marketed, creating, printing,
addressing/stamping postcards, creating mailing labels for postcards, maintaining website, maintaining
customer email database, contacting customers via email regarding sales, special events and web-only
specials, processing/ful?lling website orders
•Cashier, responsibilities include: answering multi-line phone, ?elding customer questions both in-store
and on the phone, ringing up customers for both immediate payment and house charges to be billed
later, placing special orders for customers
•Receiving Manager (2005-2008), responsibilities included: receiving shipments from multiple carriers,
receiving product from publishers/distributors and cataloging product in POS system including
verifying inventory numbers and prices, processing and distributing customer special orders, contacting
customers regarding the availability of special orders
Bid Stage Reporter, Reed Construction Data, formerly Construction Market Data; Greenbelt, MD —
January 2000-April 2000
Responsibilities included: cleaning up/updating database of construction projects in the bid stage by
calling architects and general contractors to determine the ?rm the project was awarded to
Planroom Manager, Reed Construction Data, formerly Construction Market Data; Greenbelt, MD —
1998-1999
Responsibilities included: answering multi-line phone, transferring calls, taking and distributing
messages, distributing mail, maintaing cleanliness and orderliness of planroom, maintaing schedule of
blue-prints checked out overnight, coordinating with sister company for use of blue-prints, receiving and
cataloging of new blue-prints and addenda, shipping and destroying of old blue-prints and addenda,
searching newspapers for new construction leads
EDUCATION
Georgia Perimeter College, Lawrenceville, GA — Associate of Arts in Foreign Language - Spanish, 2005
SKILLS
•Type 75+wpm
•Multi-tasker
•Problem solver
•Detail oriented
GENERAL INFORMATION
I love to read and write. I love words, grammar and structure. While in college, I was a journalism major
for two years before transferring to Spanish. In high school, I was the assistant editor of the yearbook as a
sophomore and editor as a junior and senior. I volunteer in the production and arts department of my
church where I often proofread, edit and help write text that is distributed to 4000+ people.
Skills (2) Rating
Document Design
Blog Writing