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Manufacturing Sr.Buyer/ Planner

Peoria, Arizona, United States
April 26, 2018

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Marcus Marzette

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Peoria, Az 85383 Email:

OBJECTIVE: A growth oriented position in an organization, which will utilize my strengths in planning, procurement, materials management, and project management.

SUMMARY: 20+ years of broad based experience in operations management including: materials, logistics, customer relations, supply chain management, inventory management, NPI and development cycles, management of international teams, negotiating contracts for terms and pricing, manage budgets within annual constraints, outsourcing operations with contract manufacturers, and development of fiscal strategies.

INTEGRITY STAFFING SOLUTIONS, Phoenix, Az September 2017 – Present Assigned to AMAZON (Quality Assurance/Warehouse Associate) Cross trained in Shipping & Receiving, Kitting, Packing, Stowing, QA inspection, and Material Handling BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS, San Jose, Ca April 2008 – December 2011 NPI Sr. Buyer/Supply Base Manager (Corporate Procurement)

• Managed all NPI procurement activity in the U.S. and internationally

• Managed Contracts, Pricing Negotiations, RFQ’s and RFP’s for individual commodities

• Managed contract manufacturer payments as well as any AP issues for NPI and commodities

• Documented procurement activity used for training of Brocade’s international procurement team VERIGY, Cupertino, Ca September 2006 – April 2008

NPI Sr. Strategic Buyer/Planner

• Engaged contract manufacturers to ensure all materials were on order to support MRP needs

• Headed pricing negations for NPI PCA’s and PCB’s to include components and drop in assemblies

• Resolution of all aspects of procurement to include purchase requisitions, purchase orders, AP issues, and invoicing

• Interfaced with functional groups to ensure system builds and quantities were met to meet set goals PHOTON DYNAMICS, San Jose, Ca September 2002 – August 2006 Sr. Commodities Buyer

• Procurement for: components, peripherals, hardware, software, cables, facilities, and services

• Responsible for all RMA/MRB activity for materials related to my commodities

• Authorized material sellbacks based on new schedule requirements

• Performed analysis for ECO cut in dates based on material obsolescence

• Member of SOX conformance and compliance team. Updated company procedures to reflect new policies in accordance

KLA-TENCOR, San Jose/Milpitas, Ca May 1995 – May 2001 Sr. Project Buyer/Planner

• Managing material availability for specific projects

• Maintaining and reconciling work orders

• Outline of inventory analysis and COGS activities

• Management of ECO implementation to ensure effective cut in dates EDUCATION:

San Jose State University, San Jose, Ca Bachelor of Arts – Behavioral Science, 1989 Mission College, Santa Clara, Ca Associate of Arts – Social Science, 1987 U.S. ARMY, Fort Hood, Tx Medical Specialist ~ Honorable Discharge SKILLS: Oracle versions 10 & 11, Microsoft business suites Word, Powerpoint, and Excel, SAP, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, ISO, Six Sigma, and Lean Manufacturing training

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