Objective: To obtain a purchasing position utilizing my skills and abilities while providing company growth and indentifying financial savings opportunities.
Russel Metals Williams Bahcall 1998-2019
Responsible for planning when to purchase material including supplier selection, quantity, and price for three locations
Accountable for identifying trends, inventory turns, forecasting projected sales
Execute the release of material for inventory goals, in a cost effective and timely manner
Identify new sources, build relationships, negotiate pricing for highest quality and best value
ISO 9001-2001 quality management system environment and contractor approved suppliers
Perform requests for: bids, proposal, quote, and information
Expedite orders, monitor on-time deliveries, evaluate supplier performance, schedule return of defective/out-of-tolerance material
Establish and implement new approaches to improve procurement efficiency
Maintain current costs in ERP system, set up new part numbers
Train department employees
Promote a positive work atmosphere
Experience with MRP, excellent computer skills, some SAP
Grand Aerie, FOE 1988-1998
Membership, Counseling, Purchasing
Membership: Responsible for preparing correspondence and report of new clubs. Advertising and promoting membership, maintain files and records. Forward supplies, answer inquiries and various other support related functions.
Counseling: Commission counselors for new clubs, monitor development of clubs, review reports, recommend and advise on procedures of the order. Tabulate and assign account numbers for expense vouchers.
Purchasing: Responsible for office supplies from first contact until requirements are satisfied for Brookfield location. Acquire competitive bids for printed material, proof and approve bills for payment.
Associate Degree in Logistics – Milwaukee Area Technical College
Certificate Transportation/Logistics – MATC
Certificate Purchasing Management – MATC
Certificate Materials Management – MATC
Certificate Risk and Control Training – SOX
Certificate Microcomputer Skills – MATC