Dynamic buyer with 4+ years of experience, skilled in negotiating and purchasing. Creating ways to achieve profitability by lowering overhead cost. At OFS Fitel, cut materials cost by 19% through sourcing better deals and negotiating contracts. Collaborated closely with suppliers to cut lead-times by 25%.
MS Office, Strong Excel
Supply Chain Management
Work with Internal Customers
Oracle & SAP Certified
Material Requirements Planning (MRP)
Concierge Aug 2018 to Current
HomeOwners Advantage Inc. Atlanta, GA
Operate as the face and point-of-contact for residents and guest, meeting needs, resolve any issue.
Work closely with residents and guests such as celebrities or VIPs and always show extreme professionalism and respect for personal privacy.
Follow company regulations and rules promoting safe environment.
Buyer May 2013 to Mar 2018
OFS Fitel LLC Carrollton, GA
Buyer, (Fiber Optics Manufacturing, Commodity & MRO) Procure materials, equipment, services to support Master Production Plan.
Placed orders and schedule the delivery of material, equipment, and services conforming with MRP requirements and division objectives.
Controlled component inventory in accordance with defined management goals to ensure continuity of supply.
Built competitive bidding environment with broad range of suppliers.
Facilitated monthly meeting between Planning and Purchasing to foster communication and improvements.
Led sourcing projects to ensure on-time delivery of purchased materials.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science, Integrative Studies 2019
Kennesaw State University Kennesaw, GA
Bachelor of Science in Integrative Studies with a concentration in Leadership, Ethics, and General Studies to have more than one discipline or field of study. This will improve seeing things from different perspectives, applying knowledge, skills, and critically thinking through complex problems.
Activities and Honors
Member of the South Georgia College Baseball Team 2000 & 2001
Member of the Southern Polytechnic State University Baseball Team 2002 & 2003