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Supply Chain Professional eager to contribute exceptional sourcing, purchasing, planning, and estimating toward supporting a dynamic organization in optimizing bottomline performance.
Proven strengths in strategic planning, process analysis and reengineering, product planning and budget management. Adept at global sourcing, evaluating, selecting, and managing suppliers, enforcing quality compliance, and fostering longterm relationships built on trust, dependability, and responsiveness. Expertly navigate contract negotiations and bid package process. Strong blend of problem solving, organizational, prioritization, and analytical capabilities. Exceptional talents in cost analysis and control, personnel leadership, teambuilding, problem solving, and project management. Apply significant business savvy to precisely define goals, uncover challenges, propose modifications, and swiftly drive solution implementation.
· · · · · · Initiated and implemented bid package procedure for offsite fabrication, capturing $K in savings on initial submission. Leveraged Six Sigma approach to analyze and identify excess/obsolete products belonging to other facilities, saving $.M. Expedited delivery by weeks and slashed freight costs in half for new product not released for sale to customer. Championed critical system corrections within three days and constantly ensured sufficient inventory levels to meet demand through close collaboration with crossfunctional staff members. Applied sharp negotiation skills to sign contract which improved product shipments, eliminated man hours, and decreased costs by $ per shipment. Promptly responded to and resolved serious boiler malfunction after hours, successfully reducing downtime by two days, saving millions of dollars.
International Distributors, Memphis, TN, Purchasing and Inventory Control Manager · · Spearheaded inventory control management inclusive of demand forecasting, purchasing, and supplier relations. Advised New York office on deficiencies of existing planning system and recommended corrective action to forecast demand using EOQ Economic Order Quantity model.
Cummins Diesel, Memphis, TN, to Materials Team Leader to · Steadily advanced through a series of promotions based on proven performance, dedication, loyalty and results. Continued ...
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· · · Consistently met or exceeded goals for inventory dollars on hand, supplier past dues, first pass fill rate for customer orders, customer back order dollars and back order line days. Effectively cooperated with global suppliers to reduce lead time, lot size and minimum inventory purchases. Maintained uptodate excess and obsolete inventory database for Memphis, used by all Cummins facilities to purchase parts and lower excess inventory companywide. to to
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Steered planning and scheduling of parts inventory requirements, purchasing and expediting for Cummins diesel engines, using ASOMS, MOVE, WMS, Xelus and Oraclebased software. Employed Six Sigma methods to minimize excess/obsolete inventory and replace multiple suppliers of the same part with a dedicated supplier to decrease delivery lead time and cost of parts. Overhauled existing expediting procedure to eliminate timeconsuming manual labor via Oracle, ASOMS Excel and Lotus Notes.
Seamless Graphics, Inc., Memphis, TN, to Vice President /Treasurer · · Oversaw daily business operations producing film negatives and prepress proofs for print advertisements, books, magazines, brochures, business cards, envelopes, letterhead, and posters. Proficiently used programs such as Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, Corel Word Perfect, Dbase III, Excel, Macro Media Freehand, Microsoft Word, PageMaker, Quark Express, and Quick Books Pro. Concurrently handled all procurement functions, inventory control, quality assurance, workplace safety, and regulatory compliance. Drew upon considerable financial acumen to manage business accounting including invoicing, accounts payable/receivable, payroll, taxes, IRA administration, and health care benefits.
E.I. DuPont, Memphis, TN, to Assistant Engineer / Materials Specialist · Oversee projects for onsite and offsite construction of facilities, responsible for job cost and completion within timeframe and cost, concurrence with OSHA standards. Consistently met or exceeded goals. Plan, source and purchase materials for multiple crafts, process piping, underground piping, plumbing, boiler work, instrumentation, structural steel, and vessels using Access, PICS, Rever. Maintained inventory control and compliance with DuPont, ASTM and ASME standards. Issued and awarded contract bid packages for onsite and offsite fabrication.
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EDUCATION & TRAINING
SPSM Senior Professional Supply Management certification in progress APICS Advancing Productivity, Innovation, and Competitive Success, CPIM Basics of Supply Chain Management, Master Planning of Resources, Completed extensive training in Leadership; Teambuilding; Coaching; and Conflict Resolution.