CV, Experienced Strategic Supply Chain And Logistics Manager Seeking I

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 5491
(25/09/1968, male)
Skills keywords: lean improvement skills, sr. mgmt. skills
Short Bio:

My name is Chris Pith, I am a recent graduate as a Civil Engineering in search of full time opportunity in the field of Oil and Gas Industries. In the past 18 years, I have been obtaining the best knowledge in Procurement and Supply Chain Management (PSCM) ranging from Medical Devices to Aerospace Engineering Industries. As a PSCM, my responsible is to ensure sufficient goods/services, materials, negotiation, executing RFP/RFQ, analyzing quotes, spend analysis and recommending process improvement.

Current location: Florida, United States - View on map


  • Accomplished in ownership procurement by achieving of  95%  with company purchases order, and in managing multi-million dollar expenditures ($150 K line of credit).
  • Reduced cost at 5% of materials by effective negotiating, decision making, direct, clear, and confident in managing all aspects of supply chain management.
  • Adept in diverse software's/Microsoft office: Word, Excel, Project Office, CIM, Micron, AS400, CICS.
  • Possess working knowledge: MIL SPEC, FAR, DFAR, NADCAP, (QMS): ISO 9001: 2000, & AS9100.

Contracts Negotiation/Compliance

  • Tracked records of significant achievement by negotiating Long term and short term agreement with suppliers to reduce cost of materials and improving purchasing program policies or met corporate objectives and goals.
  • Negotiated/outsourced vendors benchmark labor costs and analyzed products by conducting decisions to “make or buy” components to maximize cost savings, shorten lead time.
  • Negotiated/settled/expedited: damage claims, rejections, and losses, return of materials, over-shipments, order cancellations, and engineering changes with suppliers.
  • Negotiated/implemented auction; excess inventory of raw materials by contacting diverse aerospace divisions and return back to the origin without 20% restocking fee.
Procurement/Suppliers Management

  • Monthly attended meeting or conference meeting with GM, Division Procurement Manager and CFO to strategize finance and cost reduction options.
  • Daily, reviewed MRP/BOM/MRO/OER/REQUISITION reports to support diverse department.
  • Conducted suppliers site visits, and evaluated production capability, performance, delivery, key business criteria: survey/audits to complied Quality Management System.
  • Developed/maintained professional relationships with suppliers to encourage open communications, sharing of opportunities to negotiated cost savings, and shorten lead-time.
  • Utilized appropriate materials control techniques (Just in Time, Dock to Stock, Consignment, Kan-Ban, Suppliers Metric, etc.) to maximize material availability and minimize inventory.
  • Monitored/evaluated supplier’s performance by driving 100% OTD, and establishing quality metric for all external purchase orders. Facilitated/recommended vendors (100%) inspections and participated in conferences meeting between suppliers, and top management.
  • Generated periodic market analysis/evaluated proposal/conducted supplier’s price comparison, and implemented 5% markdown to meet company’s policy and procedures.
  • Daily, Evaluated/ bids for inventory and non-inventory items awarded to approved suppliers for a variety of moderately complex or technical materials, negotiated price, delivery, quality and service.
  • Developed alternate sources of materials by identifying, and researching prospective suppliers to drive cost reduction, and shorten lead time; conquest into innovative products solution.
  • Interfaced with sales groups: monitored sales trends, economic conditions to anticipate consumer buying patterns, and determining what the company would sell, and how much inventory was needed.
  • Researched parts, equipment, machinery, and raw materials availability by preparing RFQs/RFPs, and administrating/submitting purchase orders  with  approved suppliers accurately reflecting price, quantity size, release date,  within terms and conditions as negotiated.
  • Coordinated cross-functional activities; working closely with internal customers to ensure the smooth flow of materials to prevent any problems by working responsively in a very fast-paced environment.
Senior Buyer/Planner Essential Functions

  • Developed blankets/identified variety of materials, equipment, and part requirements to meet production needs from engineering, production specifications, schedules of moderate scope and complexity.
  • Advised/notified top management of the Work In Progress (WIP) status, material availability, and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials, engineering changes, cancellation or orders, shortages, and services provided as needed.
  • Analyzed/verified house drawings and prints for engineering specification requirements; insured products specification change requests processed within suppliers to be used.
  • Scheduled/expedited the process of raw materials/ parts /tools/equipment by means of move orders and/or stock transfers to meet customer deadlines.
  • Coordinated/dropped ship raw materials to direct customer/ heat treat/ outsourced vendors; movements between internal work/ storage areas and/or outside further processing or supplies to ensure materials are available when needed within cost effective manner.
  • Practiced/applied continuous improvement techniques, and methods for internal/external process  systems to increase efficiency.  Exercised/complied all policies and procedures within Government/Commercial Practices Manual (GPM/CPM).
  • Parker Aerospace Engineering-    Senior Buyer/Planner:                             Jacksonville, FL      5/2006 - 9/2009
  • Pioneer Metals   Corporation-      Senior Buyer:                                             Jacksonville, FL      9/1996 -5/2006
  • Vistakon, J&J-   Formulation-Water Treatment/ Process Eng Tech-QC:  Jacksonville, FL    9/1990 - 9/1996

Spoken languages: English/Khmer
Location I am interested in working: Australia, china, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, kuwait, Netherlands, new zealand, saudi arabia, Singapore, South Korea, switzerland, United Kingdom, United States