Thu, 01 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT -
Remit:<br>* Procurement process auditor and advisor.<br>* Drive development of key procurement competencies, such as supplier relationship management,<br>best practices for negotiating, and overseeing contract terms and conditions.<br>* Conflict resolution.
Procurement & Inventory Manager
Icon Connect Ltd
Wed, 01 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT -
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMT
Achievements:<br>* Total overhaul of the existing procurement process, implemented a new more efficient procurement<br>procedure and built an effective data-driven culture.<br>* Delivering best-in-class AV technology products and services with the right balance of cost control,<br>risk mitigation and speed. Aligned a definitive procurement strategy with the company's business<br>strategy.<br>* Introduction of an efficient warehouse system for better supply chain management, stock inventory<br>and allocation. Improved the goods inwards and outward process.<br>* Developed key strategic IT supplier relationships, including contract and conflict resolution.<br>* Audited existing suppliers & established metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) for measuring<br>supplier performance which strengthened the supplier relationship.<br>* Implemented a new avenue of revenue by reselling surplus equipment including faulty electronic<br>stock to approved WEE recycling firms.<br>* Delivered financial controls for project spending and methods to mitigate risk.<br>* Proactive analysis and management of project procurement budget and ensured all purchasing was<br>in profit.<br>* Introduced project procurement reports, analysis and accountability of project spending based on<br>data analysis. Effective cultivation of supplier relationships and performance measuring by introducing<br><br><br><br><br>a points based system which recorded their success and failures. This led to a preferred supplier list<br>which was instrumental in negotiating greater discounts and strengthened supplier relationships.
IT Procurement & Asset Manager
SWISS POST SOLUTIONS
Sun, 01 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMT -
Wed, 01 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Achievements:<br>* Developed the IT Procurement operating model which supported the IT Function Operating Model.<br>* Ensured that the organisation was always getting best value by strategic cultivation of excellent<br>supplier relationships.<br>* Development and driving the IT procurement strategy as well as oversee the entire global hardware,<br>software IT assets and implemented security controls to ensure compliance with relevant policy.<br>* Monitor all procurement functions and enforce financial controls.<br>* Define equipment standards & asset life cycle to ensure continuity of day-to-day business processes<br>and manage availability of IT stock.<br>* Oversee all procurement of hardware/software and IT peripherals & designed innovative asset<br>registration and asset tracking after despatch to users.<br>* Improved compliance to company policy by reporting irregularities after analysis of data reports.<br>* Authored and implemented a more concise training/induction literature for all new employees and<br>relevant legislative staff training.<br>* Reviewed and refined all documentation relating to procurement and management of assets as well<br>as negotiating discounts of up to 35% on contact and maintenance renewals.<br>* Developed strong business relationships with suppliers by rewarding achieved KPI targets and<br>negotiated competitive volume purchases of all IT equipment and services.<br>* Oversee, manage and supported a team of 5 engineers and 3 administration staff.<br>* Improved the Smart-phone device management by introducing MDM software for device tracking<br>and group policy deployment. Negotiated the migration of 463 work mobiles to a new network provider<br>contract and reduced significant operational costs.
Procurement & Asset Manager
Thu, 01 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMT -
Fri, 28 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Achievements:<br>* Developed the procurement strategy and aligned it with the overall corporate business strategy<br>priorities.<br>* Stakeholder management and leadership.<br>* Developed strong business relationships with suppliers by rewarding achieved KPI targets.<br>* Implemented a successful data-driven procurement culture with automation and data analytics to<br>spearhead efficient and results driven procurement strategy.<br>* Successfully identified market shifts, dynamics and trends in order to direct procurement options.<br>* Motivation and supervision of procurement team and increased productivity by measuring<br>performance and leading staff development. Inspired documentation control and best practice for<br>purchase administration.<br>* Produced monthly reports and procurement budget reviews.<br>* Continuously audited all procurement within the business to identify areas that required<br>improvement.
Nohow International Ltd
Mon, 01 May 2006 00:00:00 GMT -
Tue, 30 Sep 2008 00:00:00 GMT
Achievements:<br>* Resourced registered and interviewed agency staff.<br>* Constantly achieved all sales and personal development targets.<br>* Successfully cultivated a portfolio of existing and new client accounts achieving all individual KPI's.<br>* Effective management of the construction desk and placement of construction personnel.<br>* Initiated a close working relationship with job-centres across the country in order to utilise free job<br>advertising which cut marketing and advertising costs.<br>* Developed the company website where applicants could self-register and upload CV's and apply for<br>advertised jobs making the process more efficient and in line with our competitors.
Admiral Voice & Data
Sat, 01 Mar 2003 00:00:00 GMT -
Sun, 30 Apr 2006 00:00:00 GMT
Achievements:<br>* Management and planning of work schedule for a team of installation & service engineers.<br>* Shared the responsibility of maintaining full profit and loss accountability of departmental project<br>budget.<br>* Document management: project contracts, bid documentation and project hand-over.<br>* Reviewed and implemented new methodologies for IT project management and a bespoke<br>Requirements Analysis system.<br>* Successful delivery of all projects on time and within budget.<br>* Supported the implementation of robust contract management practices and supplier risk<br>management.<br>* Coordinating the successful implementation of projects including network, AV, Telephony and<br>software/hardware installation.<br>* Managing multiple IT/Telecom contractors including service schedules.<br>* Reviewing client maintenance agreements of Audio visual and office equipment and reduced costs on<br>renewals.<br>* Direct and indirect purchasing, invoicing, returns and stock management.