JUAN LENIN AFANADOR CADENA
AREAS OF STRENGTH
•Industrial Engineer and candidate of the Master of Science in Project Management, with Operations Management and Strategic Planning background.
•Experience in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Business Analysis, Project Management and Customer Relationship Management.
•Strong quantitative and analytical skills; Ability to manage complex large data sets.
•Bilingual in English and Spanish, with international business experience.
•Unlimited initiative and resourcefulness; Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
•Proficient in Microsoft Project, Word, Power Point, and Outlook; Skilled in analytical modeling tools, such as Microsoft Excel and Access.
Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts 09/2011 – Expected 05/2013
Master of Science in Project Management, GPA 3.7/4.0
University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 01/2010 - 05/2010
Practical Program Training in Project Management
University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 09/2008 - 05/2010
English as a Second Language
Universidad de la Sabana, School of Engineering, Bogotá, Colombia 01/1999 - 11/2006
Bachelor of Science Industrial Engineering, GPA 3.6/4.0
PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE
University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, Massachusetts
ESL Program Marketing Intern 02/2009 - 12/2009
•Conducted market research to create a database of the institutions offering English as a Second Language programs in Boston.
•Built productive working relationships both internally and externally to the University in order to create and identify growth opportunities for the ESL program.
•Responsible for organizing and coordinating the logistics process for the integration and orientation of international students enrolled in the ESL Program.
Autoniza S.A., Bogotá, Colombia
Second largest General Motor Company Car Dealer in Colombia
Spare Parts Procurement Manager 09/2006 – 07/2008
•Managed supply chain operations, led procurement process, and managed inventory for spare parts.
•Evaluated and expanded reliable suppliers to effectively achieve cost, availability, and strong supplier management relationships. Responsible for developing and maintaining communication with key suppliers.
•Managed inventory programs and generated analysis reports that reduced inventory inaccuracies and provided senior management with important decision-making tools.
•Provided recommendations to senior managers based on spend analyses, negotiation strategy, and sales performance.
•Supervised, monitored and coordinated project sales of spare parts, evaluating sales channels and strategies as Project Manager.
Codere Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
Leading Spanish multinational company in the private gaming sector in Europe and Latin America
Inventory Manager 07/2004 – 07/2005
•Coordinated purchasing activities across all functional departments acquiring goods and services in a cost effective and timely manner.
•Improved the inventory qualification from a C rating to an A rating, with effective inventory planning programs.
•Worked with senior management and business units to determine strategic objectives and identify opportunities to meet those goals.
•Maintained data and prepared reports for senior management in areas of suppliers, internal and external customer satisfaction, and overall performance.
•Coordinated external and internal customer requirements.
•Decrease the response time in the process of buying parts and supplying those to the store branches and machine repair shop.