Dilip Kumar Udugamasooriya
A results driven, hardworking and capable procurement manager with a track record of significantly reducing costs and also improving the company’s processes and corporate purchasing programs. Having a proven ability to ensure that the company enjoys a competitive edge when compared to their competitors by securing the best quality, price and terms from suppliers. Always delivering results against strategic objectives, whilst working within the organizations core values and beliefs.
Birthday : 25th July 1978
Nationality : Sinhala
Gender : Male
Languages : Sinhala, English
Mr. Suresh Jayawardana
Director - CEO
Softlogic Restaurants (Pvt) Ltd,
No. 14, De Fonseka Place
Rev. Susiri Liyanage
Wattala Smyrna Church.
No: 9, 2nd Cross Street,
Alwis Town, Hendala, Wattala.
Certified International Supply Chain Professional (CISCP)
Certified International Supply Chain Manager (CISCM )
Operations Manager - Stassens Foods (Pvt) Ltd (From July 2019)
● Ensure all operations are carried on in an appropriate, cost-effective way
● Improve operational management systems, processes and best practices
● Purchase materials, plan inventory and oversee warehouse efficiency
● Formulate strategic and operational objectives
● Examine financial data and use them to improve profitability
● Perform quality controls and monitor production KPIs
● Recruit, train and supervise staff
● Find ways to increase quality of customer service
Supply Chain Manager - Softlogic Restaurants ( Pvt) Ltd
2013 to 2019
Plan and implement the overall supply chain strategy
Collaborate with Sales, Operations, and Customer Service teams
Determine key supply chain KPIs
Suggest solutions for process improvements
Identify process bottleneck and implement solutions in a timely manner
Managing warehouse operation
Train and evaluate others
Provide constructive feedback
Work with finance, sales, and outlet team to determine best vendors and distributors
Build and maintain good relationships with vendors
Assistant Procurement Manager - Abans Restaurants ( Pvt) Ltd.
2006 to 2013
Responsible for Order Placement Timing, Supply / Demand Alignment, Material Replenishment and Supplier Performance.
Continuously monitoring, evaluating and improving supplier performance.
Projecting stock levels.
Monitoring delivery times to ensure they are on time.
Ensuring the adequate supply of all required materials, components and equipment.
Delivering cost savings for the company.
Managing the procurement supplier relationships for the company.
Helping to source alternative items for buyers and customers.
Regularly contacting suppliers to renegotiate prices.
Developing relationships with distributors.
Working to create and promote a safe working environment.
Establishing effective operating policies, lean initiatives and processes.
Comprehensive understanding & experience of purchasing strategies and also inventory management.
Regularly achieving cost saving targets.
Resourceful and well organized.
Extensive knowledge of purchase order systems and related software.
Deep understanding of the principles of vendor management.
Ability to manage multiple priorities.
Excellent analytical, critical thinking, and strategic skills.
Highly proficient in computerized stock management systems
Able to work under pressure.
Strong interpersonal organizational skills.
Excellent communication skills.
I hereby declare that this resume correctly describe myself, my qualification and
my experience to the best my knowledge.