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Supply Chain Sales

Location:
Sterling Heights, Michigan, United States
Posted:
January 23, 2018

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SUSAN KUHN

248-***-**** ac35qi@r.postjobfree.com Troy MI

OBJECTIVE: Seeking position where I can utilize my skills and experience in computer systems and purchasing functions.

COMAU, LLC Southfield. MI 7/2017 - current

Buyer (Contract)

Commercial buyer using SAP multi programs for daily reports to team for product requests

Reduced from 1300 to 115 on Comau problem Shared Point pricing list for all NAFTA

Created daily pivot tables to update confirmation delivery reports and contacted suppliers

KAMAX Troy, MI 5/2016 – 11/2016

Buyer (Contract)

Computer SAP expert with all order / approval /vendor communication processes for MRO.

Created / updated master supplier file for this international fastener company for efficient daily workflow

Participated as “first responder” to plant emergency product shortages with purchasing short-cuts

Cost savings follow-up for all vendor discounts now on purchase orders original less% = net $

US SILICA Rockwood, MI 05/2014 – 09/2015

Buyer (Contract)

Daily purchasing all maintenance, safety, production items; Specialist in JDE, cost savings.

Inventory control specifics: tools, motors, oil, lubricants, gases, transportation, hydraulics, maintenance, safety (PPE), security, vehicle leases, landscape and snow services, hazardous and non-haz disposal.

Special project buys: quotes and project walk-thru with potential suppliers with selection & completion for parking lot repaving; one half mile on-site rail-road track replacement; disposal for scrap of obsolete equipment in yard

Cost savings from top 4 Suppliers of committing to hold 2014 prices after increases were sent

Metalworking Lubricants Woodhaven, MI 01/2010– 12/2013

On-site Commodity Management Supplier CMS (Contract to FORD)

Responsible for Cost savings initiatives within our supplier group.

Direct liaison for on-site work-chain purchasing

Created usage charts for engineering meetings; suggested usage reductions.

Forecasts for purchasing bulk commodity items and follow-up logistics.

Introduced problem Solving IDEA still on MWL website(I=identify, D=document E=energize, A=action)

AUTOLIV Electronics America Southfield, MI 02/2008 – 9/2009

Buyer - (Contract)

Travel to Markham, Ontario production plant, then computer uploads for Just-in-time items.

MRO buyer: consumables daily spare for all electronics commodities production facility.

MRO specifics include 1500 sku’s on Blankets; 8000 sku’s Spot Buys. Program analyst/buyer, BOM and PPAP update Ford, GM approvals all suppliers and QCM’s.

Updated cycle inventory timing at production plant & organized spot buys for better pricing and delivery

SDE Business Partnering Detroit, MI & Troy, MI 03/2007 – 10/2007

Buyer, Vendor Managed Services

All non-automotive spot buys and Supply Chain Management / Logistics/ Scheduling.

Developed sourcing & pricing criteria for quoting state websites

Working with government contracts and assessing website RFQ’s for opportunity to bid

EDUCATION/ PROFESSIONAL GROUPS

Albion College- Bachelor of Science Economics/Business Administration

Dale Carnegie 13-week L-2175 Basics; 13-week S-347 Sales Advantage Course

Association of Women in Metals Industries-MI (AWMI-MI) 5-year member



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