Meesam Rasool ** Blue Meadow Court,
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mobile: 647-***-**** Markham, ON – L6B 0H9
Experienced Procurement Analyst with ability to negotiate bulk pricing and shipping deals. Adept at identifying vendors with the best possible complete deal utilizing integrated software platforms to maintain inventory levels and negotiating sales contract terms. Specializes in procuring one of a kind items in bulk identifying the best carriers for each situation and maximizing potential profits in every deal
Summary of Skills
Excellent relationship builder
Experienced in developing new procurement systems from the ground up
Strong financial critical thinking abilities
Fraud risk control
Suspicious activity reports
SAS/SQL, SAS Base
C#, Java programming languages
Excellent oral and written communication skills
AWL - Jun’17 – Dec’18
Location: Houston – Texas
Role: Sourcing and Surveying new suppliers for Procurement. Procedures related to all supply chain activities, negotiation, and implementing optimal solutions using MRP System and to assure proper planning to support company’s rapid growing business. Working for the client Swiftship USA.
Vendor contract agreement negotiation to ensure overall best value for US Navy and Swiftships. (KPI)
Verify purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to master list; clarifying unclear items; recommending alternatives (KPI)
Ensure that materials are properly requisitioned, ordered and delivered on time. (KPI)
Verifies receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves shipments in error with suppliers (KPI)
Ensure that the terms and agreement are acceptable to Swiftships.
Ensure timely deliver and perform as a material expeditor on group buy or individual buy.
Team up with members to manage material planning and procurements.
Develop sourcing strategy, search and select suppliers to meet growing business needs.
Obtain purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers; monitoring and expediting orders.
Continued refine material qualification, sourcing and material workflow process.
Plan and identify the capability, quality level, drive supplier for continuous performance improvement and cost reduction.
Verify receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves shipments in error with suppliers.
First Global Logistics - Jul’07 – Jan’15
Location: Dubai – UAE
Role: Manage the procurement and strategic sourcing for the clients - US Army, Halliburton and Kellogg’s Brown and Root. Negotiated with suppliers, built and led teams and ensured consolidation and leverage of purchases throughout the company. Interpreting data, writing and delivering reports, maintaining databases, and providing assistance to management.
Working in the Procurement Division of a multinational esteemed organization which undertook US government projects, consulting projects in technology in refining, ammonia and fertilizers, civil infrastructure and Logcap (Logistics Civil Augmentation Program) and reporting to Procurement manager.
Responsible for pre-award and post award activities.
Procuring all types of Capex Non Capex equipment's, generators sets, mechanical equipment's, spares, PPE items, valves, lubricants, chemicals, consumables for oil& gas requirements etc.\
Sourcing and prequalifying suppliers for issuing RFQ & RFP packages and obtaining offers in accordance with company standard procedures.
Preparing and evaluating the bid documents, comparisons of the offers received.
Identifying alternative sources in order to reduce cost without compromising on quality and standard of the materials.
Interacting with operation departments for technical evaluation to ensure compliance with required specification and sorting out with suppliers.
Negotiates for best prices in terms of purchase. Claims and prepares Cost Saving Reports when applicable.
Interacting with suppliers with regards to materials, cost reduction, technical clarifications, understanding their capabilities of stocks and supplies.
Conducting price and cost analysis, initiating negotiations for the offers and prepare formal recommendations to higher management for approval and issue purchase orders.
HSBC (HDPI India Pvt. Ltd) - Apr’04 – Apr’07
Process Executive – Fraud Detection (Risk Management)
Location: Hyderabad – India
Role: Worked for the UK Customers of HSBC in detecting fraudulent activities of debit and credit cards. Perform analysis of transactions and proactively identify patterns of fraud and unauthorized Credit/Debit card use. Investigate, analyze, and develop a course of action to effectively reduce incidents of fraud and abuse, thereby maintain customer satisfaction.
Responsible for the accurate review and identification of accounts that have been compromised by fraud.
Monitor real time queues and identify high risk transactions.
Investigate suspicious activities that could potentially include fraud.
Deliver world class service to card holders, while simplifying the fraud process.
Responding to Customer concerns in relation to fraudulent use of their accounts and ensuring effective communication with credit /Debit card authorization centres to actively approve credit /Debit card transactions. Central to the task is the early identification of these accounts to minimize fraud losses and the maintenance of customer confidence in Bank products and systems.
Accountable for meeting requirements to ensure that Credit Card Chargeback activity is minimized.
Perform fraud prevention activities on all credit / Debit accounts, focusing on functions established to provide early warning signs of potential losses
Performs daily review of exception and risk reports.
Maintain customer satisfaction and confidence.
Working on ATM reports & Intelligence reports which serves as a backup process to fulfill the main objective of the job as a whole.
Bachelors in Computer Science – Houston, Texas (2015-2017)
Bachelors in Commerce – Hyderabad, India (2002-2005)