Huntington Beach, CA 92648
I am seeking a challenging and responsible position as a Procurement Agent where I can utilize my years of experience, skills and training. I am seeking a position conducive to continued professional growth and advancement.
Bachelor of Arts, 2000 - University of Redlands
Dale Carnegie, 2005 - Dale Carnegie Certificate
Douglas Aircraft Company, 2008 - Procurement Certificate
UCLA, 1997 – Professional Designation in Purchasing Material Management, DAR & FAR
Fashion Institute of Design/Merchandising, 1985 – Certificate in Design & Merchandising
. Experience in Commercial Aviation Services
Thorough understanding and experience of purchasing methods, procedures and laws pertaining to purchasing.
Manage supplier/subcontractor performance and relationship.
Perform statistical data gathering and analysis
Knowledge of TPS, SONIC, SAP and ERP
Typing over 100 wpm
Proper phone etiquette
Boeing, Seal Beach, CA Purchasing Agent, February 2017 – September 2017
Responsible for tasks pertaining to the purchase of various items. Responsible for quotation activities, negotiations, selecting qualified suppliers, seeking alternate suppliers, documentation and post award management. Negotiations, price analyses, source selection and justification/write ups.
EDCO, Torrance, CA Purchasing Agent, 2009 – 2015
Sourced various vendors for production capabilities and pricing. Researched federal and state jewelry compliance laws in regards to lead, cadmium and nickel. Authorization given to purchase trend jewelry for a family owned business. Attended industry trade shows in New York, Las Vegas, and Hong Kong.
Northrop Grumman, El Segundo, CA Purchasing Agent, 2005 – 2006
Responsible for tasks pertaining to the purchase of various items including office furniture for Northrop Grumman. Prepared RFQ’s, Price/Cost Analysis and Purchase Orders, managed internal/external coordination with numerous suppliers and agencies.
The Boeing Company, Long Beach, CA Purchasing Agent, 1994 – 2002
Responsible for the administration of high dollar complex procurement functions in support of AOG (Aircraft on Ground) and Spares requirements. Prepared RFQ’s, Price/Cost Analysis and internal and external coordination’s with numerous DAC and supplier agencies, assure prudent source selections, negotiations, award and post award management. Performed a variety of tasks relative to the sale and supply of spare parts/kits. Responsible for the purchase of electrical components: cables, connectors, lighting, etc. Responsible for tasks pertaining to spares analysis, provisioning and ordering. Determined manpower and machine capacity resources needed to meet production requirements.