CAREER (BAC) in Marketing Management 2000 – 2002 Technical

 

CAREER OBJECTIVES 

A motivated professional with extensive experience in supply chain management looking to secure a position in a reputable organization offering growth opportunities and career development. I can thrive in a fast-paced, diverse environment and I also do enjoy rising to the challenge of responding to multiple demands from many people. I strongly believe in success through teamwork.

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EDUCATION AND TRAINING 

 

Strategic Leadership Program                                                                                                                              Sept 2014 – till present

Supply Chain Management Association

Courses Completed: Supply Chain Management, Procurement and Supply Management, Logistics and Transportation, Operations and Process Management, Knowledge Management, Supply Chain for Services Capital Goods and Projects, Global Sourcing. Workshops: Ethical Behavior and Responsibilities

Masters of Science Degree (MSc.) in Economics                                                                                                                   2007 – 2009

University Gothenburg, Sweden

(Assessed by IQAS to be equivalent to Canadian Masters Degree in Economics)

Bachelor of Science Degree (BSc.) in Economics                                                                                                                   2002 – 2005

University of Buea, Cameroon

(Assessed by IQAS to be equivalent to Canadian Bachelor Degree in Economics)

Baccalaureate Technique Certificate (BAC) in Marketing Management                                                                          2000 – 2002

Technical Collage of Kumba, Cameroon

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 

 

ARLA FOODS, VAUGHAN                                                                                                                          June 2014 – January 2017

Purchaser

                                                                                                                                                                                   

•     Verified purchase requisitions from staff, getting clarification for unclear items and recommending alternatives

•     Prepared purchase orders by verifying specifications and prices, obtained recommendations from suppliers for substitute items and obtaining approval

•     Obtained purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers, monitoring and expediting orders.

•     Collaborated with the Accounts Payable team and authorized payment for purchases by signing off and forwarding receiving paperwork with matching invoices to them

•     Verified receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered. Resolved errors that occurred during shipments with the various suppliers.

•     Collaborated with the Accounts Payable department to ensure accuracy and completeness of payments

•     Worked with suppliers to resolve issues regarding pricing of products, invoicing and/or delivery of products 

•     Provided purchasing planning and control of inventory by collecting, analysing and summarizing data and trends

 

 

ARLA FOODS, VAUGHAN                                                                                                                            August 2012 – June 2014

Supply Planner                                                                                                                                                             

•     Managed Replenishment, Inventory and obsolete items, maintained MS Access database and requested reports; implemented new forecasting tool

•     Attended weekly supply calls monitoring orders and stock, tracking shipments, and providing logistics solutions

•     Took part in the management of national forecast for all accounts working cross-functionally with the supply chain both in Canada and US

•     Gained leaders’ trust, improved collaboration with Sales and Supply ensuring reliable and effective information flow

 

 

 

TELIASONERA AB, SWEDEN                                                                                                                    June 2008 – October 2010

Buyer (Part-time)                                                                                                                                                           

•     Created and maintained vendors POs, shipping and follow-up

•     Negotiated with shipping agents for better shipping rates

•     Prepared reports that’s were use for evaluating cost and inventory

•     Received goods and created new vendor accounts into the ERP system

•     Maintained new vendor and buyer relationship

 

DIAGEO (GUINNESS) CAMEROON                                                                                                            July 2005 – August 2007                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Senior Buyer                                                                                                                                                                

•     Reviewed forecasts and entered purchase orders and contracts in SAP for packaging materials

•     Generated call off POs for co-packers and maintained purchase orders and contracts in SAP

•     Created new vendors account in the SAP system and followed with the head office for confirmation

•     Managed packaging quality complaints for the plant within SAP

•     Managed supplier inventory to ensure adherence to supplier terms and minimize write-offs

•     Ran a daily report in the SAP system to Ensured all purchase orders and contracts confronts to price list

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SUMMARY OF PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

•     Self-motivated, enthusiastic and highly motivated individual who is also adaptable to shifting priorities and demands.

•     Ability to research present business and global marketing opportunities

•     Strong negotiation skills and can confidently analyze needs and recommend the appropriate solutions

•     Sound understanding of Supply Chain Management Principles

•     Excellent interpersonal and relationship management skills

•     Solid business communication skills read, comprehend and use documentation in English and French

•     Independent thinker with the ability to adapt change or see past the usual paradigms to think outside the box in order to achieve big picture results.

 

CORE COMPETENCIES 

•     SAP MM, Oracle, AS400, Adobe Photoshop and Light Room

•     Gathering and Analyzing Quantitative Data, Forecasting.

•     MS Word, Advanced Excel (Pivot tables, Lookups, Arrays, etc.), Access, PowerPoint

 

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS 

•     Reduced excess stock by 11% for top SKUs using the lean tools and methodologies

•     Improved collaboration and information flow with customers, which helped to reduce shortages and fines during peak periods.

•     Increased forecast accuracy by 7% through collaboration with customers and other team members

 

                                                                                                                                                                                   

 

 

REFERENCES

 

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