(555) 432-1000,
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Exceptional supply chain specialist with over six years’ work experience, focused on end-to-end supply chain activities from customer service, logistics and transportation, warehousing, project management, demand and forecasting, supply planning, quality management, auditing, procurement and purchasing. Reliable team player previously managed a dedicated team of five talented people who were committed to build a high- performing system.

  • SQL
  • S&OP Process
  • Health and safety compliance
  • Strategic thinker
  • Master scheduling
  • Team management
Education and Training
Chartered Institute of Purchasing And Supply United Kingdom, Expected in : Purchasing, Procurement, And Contracts Management - GPA :
  • Completed continuing education in Level 4 and 5
  • Completed professional development in Negotiation, Purchasing and Supplier Development
University of Nairobi Nairobi, Kenya, Expected in 12/2012 Bachelor of Science : Procurement And Supply Chain Management - GPA :
Homa-Bay Boys High School Homa Bay County, Expected in 11/2008 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Animal Health International, Inc. - Supply Chain Planner
Elizabethtown, PA, 09/2021 - Current
  • Determined inventory goals, product stock and risk management objectives and oversaw techniques to maximize inventory.
  • Kept production at peak levels, resolved shortages and optimized inventory to meet customer demands.
  • Boosted KPIs and continuous improvement strategies to enhance logistical operations and meet supply chain needs.
  • Administered sales and operations planning by forecasting demand, supply needs, purchasing and logistics requirements.
  • Led teammates to boost output required to achieve supply and demand needs by safeguarding product inventory quality goals.
  • Addressed bottlenecks early and improved strategic planning by applying theory of constraints for continuous improvement methodology.
Novolex - Supply and Production Planner
Chicago, IL, 09/2019 - 12/2020
  • Effectively communicated detailed information accurately and clearly to production staff and management.
  • Created production schedules by considering deadlines for customer orders and sales forecasting.
  • Allocated resources and controlled inventory by assessing materials stock, monitoring production performance and managing backlogs.
  • Demonstrated optimal inventory management skills through accurate demand forecasting.
  • Developed production procedures by evaluating workflow, devising targeted plans and creating customer order schedules aligned with available materials and resources.
  • Monitored stock of production supplies and ordered when Palm Oil inventory ran low.
  • Oversaw workload versus inventory base to estimate maximum capacity and to present inefficiencies and probable risks to stakeholders.
  • Formulated long- and short-term plans ranging from 12/24 months to 36 months with focus on quality and timely completion of objectives.
Suntory Food And Beverage Kenya - Demand and Supply Planner
City, STATE, 05/2017 - 05/2018
  • Reviewed quality control reports monitoring various aspects.
  • Maximized production, surpassing production records with headcount increases or major capital investments.
  • Negotiated materials with suppliers to remain within budget.
  • Developed and administered budgets for inventory, labor hours and overhead expenses.
  • Applied lean strategies to implement operational enhancements, promote efficiency and cut costs.
  • Authored and updated production reports and personnel records to facilitate operational decisions.
  • Reduced process lags by managing employees and training on best practices to ensure optimal productivity.
  • Led regular stand-up meetings, Scrums and continuous improvement projects with measurable goals.
  • Contributed to new plant startup and implementation of processes for manufacturing, shipping and receiving and inventory management.
GlaxoSmithKline - Supply and Demand Planner
City, STATE, 12/2014 - 04/2017
  • Ensure product supply is available for new product launches, including all required setups and regulatory approvals are in place.
  • Manages product availability for several product categories (including supply plans and inventory).
  • In charge of supply planning, visibility, supply management and purchase orders to his/her respective manufacturing Sites.
  • Act as the Key contact point for assigned sites on all Demand/Supply related issues.
  • Verifies demand forecasts and checks for gaps / inconsistency in forecasts for his/her products both for Kenya and East Africa clusters.
  • Provides weekly update on product availability to Commercial and Customer Service team and Releases the Goods to them for further Shipment Activities.
  • Proactively highlights any supply disruptions, product rationing and shortages to Commercial, Finance and Supply Chain organizations and follows up on resolutions.
  • Manages any Out-of-Stock situation and immediate remedies to the situation.
  • Manages inventory healthiness, remaining shelf life and liquidation of expiring &expired products.
  • Communicate complex inventory problems to Manager promptly.
  • Generate and maintain monthly reports on inventory levels.
  • Perform inventory analysis and management to avoid low stock and overstock.
GlaxoSmithKline - Assistant Material Planner
City, STATE, 06/2013 - 11/2014
  • Worked closely with manufacturing team to help develop monthly production volume plans based on parameters such as business forecasts, known orders and defined capacity.
  • Helped manage capacity by identifying potential gaps and escalating solutions to meet customer demand.
  • Conferred with product development, marketing and sales leaders to build accurate demand forecasts.
  • Attended daily production and warehousing/operations meetings and assisted fellow planning staff through material call-off and daily cycle count to maintain proper workflows.
  • Purchased goods to maintain stock and prepare for assembly of raw materials and packaging
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Promoted to Supply and Demand Planner due to improved forecast accuracy for raw and packaging materials and improved reports that achieved set KIPs for the business.
  • Created highly effective new [Program] that significantly impacted efficiency and improved operations.
  • Recognized as Employee of the [Timeframe] for outstanding performance and team contributions.
  • Promoted to [Job Title] due to [Action] and [Action] that achieved [Result].
Additional Information

Build a storage warehouse for Suntory Beverage and Food Kenya from scratch

Procured sales van for Suntory Beverage and Food Kenya to support sales and distribution of goods to various markets/regions in order to increase sales numbers and high production units

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School Attended

  • Chartered Institute of Purchasing And Supply
  • University of Nairobi
  • Homa-Bay Boys High School

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  • Supply Chain Planner
  • Supply and Production Planner
  • Demand and Supply Planner
  • Supply and Demand Planner
  • Assistant Material Planner


  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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