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Project Management Supply Chain

Location:
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Salary:
80K-90K
Posted:
February 20, 2018

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Kelly C. Ward

**** ****** ******* ***** #** Louisville, KY 40220 502-***-**** ac4jog@r.postjobfree.com

Education

MASTERS CERTIFICATE 2000 GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

Major: Information Technology Project Management

ASSOCIATE DEGREE 1986 NATIONAL EDUCATION CENTER - KENTUCKY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY

Major: Electronic Engineering Technology - GPA 3.5

Skills & Abilities

20+ years of diverse IT implementation and project management experience

Organized, detail-oriented and proactive approach to delivering goals and objectives on schedule and on budget

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Proficient with Project Management tools (MS Project, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, etc.)

Familiar with SDLC, Agile, Dev Op’s and ERP processes and procedures

Strong Risk Mitigation/Risk Management skills

Experience

UNITED PARCEL SERVICE – LOUISVILLE, KY 1988 – FEBRUARY 2018

IT PROEJCT MANAGER 1999 - 2018

Managed Quality Assurance Testing operation responsible for certifying application and hardware changes, updates and enhancements impacting the UPS Worldport Hub in Louisville, KY.

Worked closely with Application Development, Technical Architecture and Technical Support groups to deploy 200+ annual updates and changes to production, development and certification environments.

Worked closely with Global Development teams and vendors to ensure objectives were being met on schedule and on budget.

Responsible for change management tracking and verification in (5) production-like environments used to test and certify application and hardware changes impacting UPS production environments

Scheduled, tracked, verified and certified all updates and changes in testing environment prior to release in production environment.

Implemented and supported Program Management Office (PMO) processes and procedures.

IT IMPLEMENTATION MANAGER - UPS SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTIONS 1994 - 1999

Directed group of 20+ technical resources responsible for implementing and supporting IT systems and solutions.

Extensive worldwide travel was required to design, implement and support 12+ new customer order fulfillment distribution centers. These facilities were vital in positioning UPS as a major player in the multi-billion dollars supply chain marketplace. This endeavor required 5+ years to accomplish.

Created and maintained detailed project plans and timelines to ensure all objectives were on time and on budget.

Designed facility layout and product ship lanes for UPS and vendor IT systems and solutions.

IT TECHNICAL SUPERVISOR - UPS INFORMATION SERVICES SERVICE CENTER 1988 – 1994

Supervised 40+ technical resources responsible for the maintenance and repair of all computers and peripherals utilized in the UPS worldwide network – 100,000+ users

Conducted performance and appraisal reviews.

Certified employees on safety training courses and any Federal Aviation Administration mandated training.

References

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