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Location:
Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Posted:
April 24, 2018

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Alexander Newton

ac48m3@r.postjobfree.com

682-***-**** cell

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Fort Worth, TX 76131

Requisition Requirement

Candidate Qualifications

Supply Chain Coordinator

Proven experience in purchasing and inventory management

Experience in Purchasing and Inventory Management

Proficient with MRP Forecast/Logistics/Planning

Summary:

Purchasing, Buyer and Inventory Manager

Proven experience in quality improvement, specializing in purchasing and inventory management.

Proficient with MRP/ERP/Forecast/Logistics/Planning

JD Edwards/SAP/ICIM/Microsoft Office

Education:

APICS CPIM Program - Currently

Kaplan University B.S. Business Management Online Program – 2018

Vance Granville Community College, Louisburg, NC, July 2005, Pre-Bio Work

UT-Arlington Certification Logistics, Supply Chain and Purchasing Management

Pitt Community College, Greenville, NC, June 1998 – Certified Computer Technician

Communication A School United States Navy, San Diego, CA, March 1992 – Certified Radioman

Certification/Registration:

Certificate in Bio Works

Certificate in Microsoft Office

Certified Computer Technician

Certified Communication United States Navy Training

Supply Chain Management/Lean Management Training

APICS CPIM Training

Bio-Works/Cleanroom Certified

Core Strengths:

Inventory Management/Inventory Planning/Vendor Management

MRP Forecast/Logistics/Planning

6Sigma/Lean Manufacturing/JIT

Negotiating/Project Buyer/Planning

Cost Reduction on Raw Material purchases

Special Skills:

Auditor/United States NAVY/FAR/DFAR

Microsoft Certifications

Certificated Computer Technician

Inventory & part (PFEP) process

Project Buyer/Project Management

Lean Management/KANBAN/GEMBA

(QCLDM) Quality, Cost, Logistics, Development, Management

JIT/Vendor Management

Six Sigma Greenbelt Training

Supply Chain Management

APICS CPIM Training/SIOP

Data Entry/Excel/PowerPoint/MS Office/LOG-NET/CMMS/SAP

Professional Experience:

Transilwrap Inc.

Supply Chain Coordinator

Aug/2016-Present

In charge of the European/China supplier markets

Making sure suppliers have enough stock to meet demand

Overseeing the ordering and packaging process

Monitoring stock levels as well as assigning Mid/Max for different regions

Tracking products through depots to make sure they arrive at their destination

Overseeing arrival of shipments

Supervised SCM Key Performance Indicators that includes forecast accuracy and identifying root cause to achieve process improvement.

HEIL Trailer International. Rhome, TX

February/2016-August/2016

Supply Chain Specialist

Negotiating and contracting of all major commodities, capital equipment and other large dollar spends that the HEIL organizations requests.

Developing new quote packages/negotiating contracts for steel purchases as well as developing supply chain systems for other suppliers.

Ultimate responsibility of insuring all commercial issues are understood and carried out by the vendor and assist in any activity that may impact on the HEIL domestic and foreign facilities.

Procurement Order Management Activity/ Sourcing Activity/ Negotiation Activity

Supplier Development

Cost Analysis

Developed and improve the Supplier Evaluation Scorecard through continuous improvement and upgraded the procurement procedures to meet the current process

Supported the plant materials initiatives that reduced inventory levels by 20%

Update and/or Oversee the Purchased Part Information; example – Pricing, Supplier Info and Variance Analysis

Develop sourcing strategies with supporting documentation by working closing with the Engineering Team

Air Boss Rubber Compound Inc., Scotland Neck, NC

March/2011 – Jan./2016

Lead Buyer/Purchasing /Inventory Manager

Reduced prices by negotiating with new suppliers and vendors when needed all while making sure the quality and needs of our plant were met along with the needs of our customers

Implemented Lean Management principles and installed vending machines in the plant for production that reduced downtime as a result of lack of supplies

By installing vending machines in the plant saved production money by having supplies on time and eliminating expediting fees that occurs because of not ordering supplies on time and having them shipped overnight

Also, having vending machines in the plant kept the departments waste to a minimal we could pinpoint over usage in every department

Reduced the cost of maintenance budget by using cost saving analysis and reduced the spending by 15% Project Manager informed me that this was the first year that Maintenance was well under budget

In charge of staging projects and vendor management for shutdowns, also must advise Project Manager on completion rate and status of each job

In charge of all maintenance inventory & part (PFEP) process

Inventory Manager in charge of setting up new ERP and PM program for three plants in Canada, Vermont and Scotland Neck

Duties include reviewing and analyzing steel purchases/inventory reports for plant’s operational needs

Working with Project manager and other departments to ensure cost reduction and minimizing lead times on projects

Vendor Management/Negotiations with two new vendor contracts that will save the company 20% on parts and 15% on tools

Berry Plastics, Battleboro, NC

October/2008 - October/2010

MRO Buyer/ Shipping Supervisor/Production

3rd Shift Supervisor had an on-time shipping rate of 90 or above after taking over the department in 08

Performed the shipping scheduling for company

Vendor Management/Negotiations with carriers to get the best shipping rate

Supervised 10 workers

Reduced the inventory by implementing JIT procedures for 3rd Shift saved the company floor space and 2 hours of unnecessary work each night

Monitored and tracked Inventory and Vendor concerns and problems

ISO Team Member

Trained as a Buyer while learning production schedules

Performed cycle counting to maintain inventory levels

JD Edwards used to keep track with orders and inventory

Used Excel to make Spreadsheets to maintain shipping orders

In charge of keeping records of all incoming/outgoing orders

Monitored production schedules and work flow for product

Working within the departments to promote continues improvement on our production and inventory process

ModusLink, Morrisville, NC

April/2008 - September/2008

Shipping Clerk/Logistics

Processed freight for UPS, DHL, FEDEX, and Wal-Mart

Managed Bill of Ladings

Inspected outgoing freight and schedule shipping lanes

SAP used to maintain Inventory records for the system

CREE, Research Triangle Park, Durham, NC

November/2007 - July/2008

Machine Operator

Produced phosphorus-coated wires for led lights

QA checks using Microscope at station check

Monitored cycle time and gave a detailed report of any deviations during the process

Managed operations safety and production as Lean Team member

SAP software used to monitor the system

Wal-Mart Distribution Center, Henderson, NC

June/2001 - October/2007

Supervisor/Buyer

SAP used to buy and restock items

Packed, stacked, and loaded freight

Managed quality as a QA team member

Night stocker and Managed Bill of Ladings

CSR for the department when needed

Managed inventory for automotive department as Inventory Clerk

Supervised the Remodel crew

Operated the forklift as a licensed driver

Grady-White Boats, Greenville, NC

April/1997 - October/2000

Decker/Molder

Installed molding and bang plates on boat

Performed quality checks

Trained new associates on varies molding an engine transom techniques



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