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Procurement,Inventory,Shipping and Receiving

Montgomery, Alabama, United States
October 27, 2016

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Jack A. Grimsley Jr.

**** ********* **. **********,**. 36111 334-***-****


Purchasing Coordinator


Strategic Supply and Purchasing professional offering extensive knowledge pertaining to following areas of expertise:

All aspects of supervising the maintenance of all supplies and equipment.

Garnered extensive experience in restocking orders, monitoring compliance and specifying storage points for delivery.

Analyze and improve supply operational efficiency.

Identify appropriate suppliers or contractors.

Working with Procurement Managers on supply and service requests requiring contracts.

Effectively developing procurement reports.

Recommending actions to ensure that the organization has total resource flexibility and accessibility.

Performing due diligence under pressure both individually and as part of a team while remaining prompt and dependable.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.


Senior Buyer 5/12-Present

VT Miltope

Hope Hull,Al.

Supervisor:David Nordgren,Procurement Director.You may not contact

At the present I am in charge of the ElectroMechanical parts used in our production process.I

Have purchased a wide variety of materials during my 30 yrs of purchasing.I have taken the APICS course

to be qualified to become a CSCP and will take the Certification course in the near future and have ISO

experience and deal with government orders.I appreciate any consideration for the open position.

Senior Buyer 5/1998 - 2012

Vulcan Engineering Co. 40 hours a week

Helena, AL Salary: $65,000

Supervisor: Scott Smith, General Manager of Operations. You may contact.

Responsible for ensuring that material needs are met. Tasked with sourcing new product streams, finding new vendors, and developing procurement strategies. Purchase all items for the mfg process and inventory purposes. Negotiate pricing and contracts with all vendors. Handle all aspects of logistics. Oversee inventory control and the receiving process. Develop, negotiate and administer contracts, agreements and acquisitions in new business proposals. Create solicitations and contracts and analyze cost estimates. Establish OEM pricing with large suppliers and buy directly from these suppliers. Serve as an active member of the MRP computer system implementation team. Coordinate warehouse locations for inventory. Successfully promoted to senior buyer in 2006. Consolidated purchasing activities from 3 different departments into one central purchasing group.

Purchasing Agent 1/1988 - 5/1998

Guzzler Mfg. 60 hours a week

Birmingham, AL Salary: $42,000

Supervisor: Jerry Richards, Operations Manager. You may not contact.

Coordinated activities involved with procuring goods and services, such as raw materials, equipment, tools, parts, supplies, and advertising. Communicated with vendors to obtain product or service information, such as price, availability, and delivery schedule. Selected products for purchase by testing, observing, or examining items. Estimated values according to knowledge of market price. Determined procurement method. Prepared purchase orders or bid requests. Reviewed bid proposals and negotiates contracts within budgetary limitations and scope of authority. Purchased all items for the manufacturing process. Negotiated pricing contracts. Handled all receiving and invoicing issues. Supervised 25 personnel on a daily basis to ensure that they pull and deliver parts to feed the assy line. Functioned on the Dataworks computer implementation team member representing the purchasing group. Managed the integrated supply system. Tasked with the negotiation of cost savings with Freight carriers. Successfully transitioned the company to an MRP parts ordering system and provided training for the purchasing department on how to effectively utilize it.


APICS CSCP Course 5/13

Coursework Completed 6/1996 - 8/1996

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

Coursework Completed in Business 9/1976 - 9/1977

University Of Montevallo

Montevallo, AL

Coursework Completed 9/1973 - 5/1976

Thompson High School

Alabaster, AL

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