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Materials Manager

St Louis, Missouri, United States
March 02, 2011

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Matt Hagerty

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Glen Carbon, IL 62034

Process Improvement Leader •

Materials Manager • Production Manager • Supply Chain Management

Over nine years of experience in various leadership roles responsible for all aspects of Lean material control and procurement. My time with Danaher has given me the opportunities to not only learn lean tools but to also understand how to implement lean to ensure sustainable results. Areas of Expertise:

• Danaher Business Systems

• Supply Chain Management

• Kanban, JIT, 3PL, Consignment, Heijunka

• Quality Management Systems

• Lean Supply Chain

• Supplier Transition Management

Professional Experience

Videojet Technologies Inc, a Danaher Company

Lean Buyer/Planner (2007 – Present)

Responsible for all aspects of inventory management and material planning for a Danaher leading Lean Manufacturing operation. Accomplishments include reducing inventory spend and increasing turns by utilizing Danaher Material Process tools that ranged from a dynamic kanban pull system to an onsite supplier consignment program. Led multiple material focused kaizens that resulted in a 50% inventory reduction over a two year period.

Key wins while at Videojet:

• Implemented ABC inventory management system resulting in turns improvement of 7 to 12.7 while improving OTD from 76% to 96%

• Team lead for the Videojet Belleville DBS (Danaher Business Systems) team

• Developed and implemented an inventory dashboard utilized at multiple Videojet sites

• Certified internal Quality Management System Auditor (ISO9001)

• Nominated for Danaher "Most Improved Plant" for the last two years due in large part to inventory improvements

• Managed multiple supplier transition projects achieving improvements in quality and cost savings

• Developed and implemented an onsite consignment program that reduced on hand inventory by nearly 10%

Fastenal Company

Assistant General Manager, (Jan 2005-Nov 2007)

Assistant General Manager for the Belleville location of Fastenal, one of the world’s largest industrial supply companies. Maintained largest area customer’s inventory management for MRO supplies. Responsibilities ranged from all aspects of the material flow in and out of the store to inventory management designed to support customer demand and low cost region sourcing.

Key wins while at Fastenal:

• Trained other associates on purchasing, receiving, and sales processes

• Grew the territory’s largest account from a $30K/month account to a $70K/month account

• Developed the Scott Air Force base sales territory resulting in additional sales of $100,000/year

• Belleville store won the most improved branch in the territory for 2006

• Implemented Vendor Managed Inventory System at several customer sites

Education & Training

Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville (SIUE)

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Specialization in Management-Dec 2004

• Proficient in MS Office, SIUE/Danaher

• Inventory Control, Danaher

• Kaizen Events, Danaher

• Dynamic Kanban Pull Systems, Danaher

• Vendor Managed Inventory, Fastenal

• TPI (transactional process improvement) kaizen, Danaher

• Danaher Daily Management, Danaher

• Danaher Business Systems, Danaher

• ISO Internal Auditor Training, Danaher

• Shipping and receiving, Fastenal

• JIT Inventory, Danaher

• 3P (Production, Preparation, Process) kaizen, Danaher

• Root Cause and Corrective Actions, Danaher

• Danaher Material Process, Danaher

• Standard Work, Danaher

• Supplier Management, Danaher

• Oracle 11i, Danaher

• Policy Deployment, Danaher

• 5S / Lean Flow, Danaher

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