I have a strong Procurement focus, with the ability to see the 'big picture' of business. I know general business administration and operations policies that work, and achieve results. I am a results - driven professional with proven business development, and management experience. I am accomplished in optimal operational practices, achieving objectives, and ensuring smooth operations.
Assistant to the President
Apple Cleaaning Supplies - Calgary, AB
August 2015 to August 2018
Led initiative for new purchasing protocol proposal and implementation which facilitated monitoring and improved budget allocation of inventory requests. Generated 20% reductions in material expenses by improving tracking, supplier and vendor contracts. Led department meetings to build team cohesiveness and coordinate projects Located and vetted vendors, established good relationships and negotiated contracts. Purchasing Officer
Wesclean Equipment & Cleaning Supplies
March 2012 to March 2014
Managed projects and served as primary liaison between client and multiple internal groups to ensure clarity of goals and quality and adherence to deadlines. Analyzed the business needs of clients and assisted in determining what resources and strategies to employ.
Assessed business systems and processes, identifying areas that could be improved to support future growth, including Customer Service, Operations, and Service Co-ordination. Administrative Coordinator
Element Integrated Workplace Solutions - Calgary, AB May 2009 to May 2011
Managed administrative processes and prepared key reports and documentation. Supported senior managers and executives with daily clerical tasks such as Progressive Invoicing and Purchase Order verification
Collaborated in timely processing of billing and accounts receivables. Skills
BUDGETING (Less than 1 year), FORECASTING (Less than 1 year), MS OFFICE (Less than 1 year), RELATIONSHIP BUILDING (Less than 1 year), TIME MANAGEMENT (Less than 1 year) Additional Information
Budgeting / Forecasting
MS Office Proficiency