PROFESSIONAL OBJECTIVE Purchasing professional seeking a position as a Buyer or Procurement Specialist.
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS Experienced in supplier management, contract writing, and negotiating with S.A.P. system knowledge and strength in implementing supplier managed inventory strategies to reduce overall materials costs and improve the supply chain.
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY HEWLETT PACKARD CO •••••••••• SUPPLY CHAIN BUYER (••••• Responsible for defining and optimizing the supply chain including managing supplier performance while purchasing materials in accordance with the MRP (materials requirements planning) system in response to customer orders.
Negotiated internet supplier managed inventory contracts to reduce company asset costs. Led a team of buyers, a procurement specialist and materials engineer to document best practices, backup coverage, and process improvements. Resolved rework issues to repair approx. $1,•••••,••••• of inventory to make it available for sale. Presented Vendor Supplier performance measures to supply chain representatives. As an integral team member, set up a new business relationship coordinating IT, Finance and other cross-functional teams to test and ensure new products were set up on time. Implemented new product introductions with cross-functional teams to meet time-to-market goals. Resolved customer delivery issues and escalations as the first point of contact.
ELECTRONIC TECHNICIAN (•••••) Responsible for the repair and testing of refurbished computer products within stated repair guidelines to ensure quality and customer satisfaction.
As the lead technician, supervised the mass storage production line by setting up repair and test workstations while providing mentoring, training and documenting test procedures. Presented production costs, delivery and quality measures to management on a quarterly basis. Repaired monitors, desktop computers, plotters, printers and other various electronic systems.
EDUCATION AA Degree, San Jose City College, San Jose, CA. Degree Certificate, Bay Valley Technical Institute, Santa Clara, CA. Knowledge and experience equivalent to a Bachelor of Arts degree
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Contract Writing, Negotiations, Supplier Management, Business Metrics, Supplier Managed Inventory Strategy, Total Quality Control Methodology.
TECHNICAL SKILLS Procurement S.A.P. system knowledge, Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint.