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Manager Project

San Antonio, Texas, 78260, United States
April 13, 2018

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Payal Baxi Thakkar

***** ********* ****

San Antonio, TX 78260


Cell: 832-***-****

Objective To acquire a position that will allow me to offer my diverse job abilities with an opportunity for professional growth.


University of Houston Downtown Houston, TX

Graduated May 2006. GPA: 3.0

Bachelor of Science Interdisciplinary Studies.


National Oilwell Varco

6/2014- 03/2016 Oracle Assistant Project Manager Houston, TX

Develop the project timeline and build project plan for West Little York software implementations.

Lead team meetings and manage status updates and reports during key phases of the implementation.

Facilitate communication between team members, business analysts, and corporate managers during implementation timeline.

Provide support by using Microsoft Office, such as schedule meetings on Outlook Calendar, create presentation schedules in Excel, and assemble presentations on PowerPoint

National Oilwell Varco

10/2012-6/2014 Buyer Houston, TX

Review requirements of purchasing requisitions to determine the best supplier based on price, delivery, and quality.

Meet with suppliers and negotiate prices, discounts, and transportation arrangements at the correct time and quality.

Review drawings and technical specifications to accurately identify the purchase order requirements to suppliers.

Execute cost improvements and report savings and other metrics as supplied by management.

Manage multiple suppliers for long term relationships and continuous added value.

National Oilwell Varco

08/2009-10/2012 WIP Inventory Analyst Houston, TX

Work with other department to resolve inventory discrepancies.

Resolve all variances $5K and over.

Request BOM and cost changes as appropriate

Provide accurate reporting of all inventory processes and Root Cause Analysis for variances.

Initiates various selected reports to keep management aware of certain areas in production and inventory control.

National Oilwell Varco

03/2008-08/2009 Project Coordinator Houston, TX

Send monthly reminders to all Manufacturing Facilities for Updated Progress reports.

Translate meeting notes into action items and update issues list with this information.

Keep SharePoint site updated.

Upload latest schedules to the perspective Project sites under schedule.

Develop & Implement tracking and documentation methods and process required to meet all reporting requirements.

Comerica Bank

06/2006- 03/2008 Assistant Manager Houston, TX

Responsible for developing, maintaining and enhancing customer relationships

Enhancing new and existing relationships, open new accounts, obtain referrals from other business units

Supervising the day to day sales and service of a branch office, cross-selling Comerica products and services.

Supervising the hiring procedure for the teller and personal banker positions. Coordinate Campus Recruiting.

Computer Skills: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Power Point, Cognos Reporting, AutoCad, Visio, SharePoint, and Glovia, 10-Key.

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