Receiving Manager

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Savannha Buglio | (834) 365-6961 | 1832 W Grant Rd, Tucson, AZ 85745, USA


Over five years of experience as a professional Receiving Manager, I have gained an in-depth understanding of what it takes to manage the receiving department within a company. My responsibilities have included overseeing all incoming shipments, managing inventory levels, and ensuring that all products are received in a timely and efficient manner. In addition to my hands-on experience, I possess excellent organizational skills with the ability to multitask and prioritize tasks according to importance. With my strong work ethic and attention to detail, I am confident that I can continue making positive contributions to any organization.


Receiving Manager at Walmart, AZApr 2022 - Present

  • Successfully managed and oversaw the receiving department for a warehouse with over 200 employees.
  • Reduced errors in shipments by 34% within the first 6 months of taking over the role of Receiving Manager.
  • Efficiently trained 4 new receivers in company policies and procedures.
  • Successfully led monthly inventory audits, ensuring that all products were accounted for and correctly shelved.
  • Created a more efficient system for logging damaged goods which helped to hold both vendors and receivers accountable for damages incurred during shipping/receiving process. This initiative saved the company an average of $2,000 per month in product replacement costs..
  • Worked closely with Purchasing Manager to streamline ordering process and reduce overall spending on inventory by 12%.

Assistant Receiving Manager at Target, AZJul 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 4 receivers in the daily receiving operations for a busy warehouse with an average of 500 shipments per day.
  • Trained 2 new receivers on company procedures and safety protocol.
  • Developed a more efficient receiving process that decreased processing time by 20%.
  • Implemented a new inventory tracking system that improved accuracy by 5%.
  • Negotiated shipping rates with 3 different vendors which saved the company $1,000 per month.
  • Worked closely with the purchasing department to resolve any discrepancies between orders and received merchandise.


High School Diploma at Pinnacle High School, AZSep 2013 - May 2017

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.


  • Communication
  • Organization
  • Time management
  • Problem solving
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Teamwork
  • Flexibility

Juley Seaberg | (806) 472-1983 | Baltimore, MD


I have over 5 years of experience as a Receiving Manager. I am responsible for overseeing the receiving department and ensuring that all orders are received in a timely manner. I also work closely with the warehouse staff to ensure that orders are properly stored and inventory is accurately maintained. In addition, I am also responsible for investigating any discrepancies between what was ordered and what was received.


Receiving Manager at Staples, MDMay 2022 - Present

  • Streamlined receiving process, resulting in a 25% decrease in time spent on each shipment.
  • Implemented new barcoding system for incoming shipments, resulting in a 30% increase in accuracy.
  • Negotiated with vendors to secure better rates for shipping and handling, saving the company $5,000 per month.
  • Trained and developed 3 new employees in the receiving department.
  • Created monthly reports detailing trends and improvements within the department.

Assistant Receiving Manager at Office Depot, MDJul 2017 - Apr 2022

  • Negotiated with vendors to lower costs by 15%, saving the company $100,000 annually.
  • Streamlined receiving procedures which reduced processing time by 30%.
  • Hired and trained a team of 10 new employees.
  • Implemented a new inventory management system that improved accuracy by 95%.
  • Resolved customer complaints in a timely and efficient manner.


High School Diploma at Montgomery Blair High School, Silver Spring, MDAug 2013 - May 2017

I've learned how to read, write, and do arithmetic.


  • Communication
  • Organization
  • Time Management
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Leadership
  • Problem Solving