lean supply chain specialist resume example with 1+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Methodical Supply Chain Analyst with years of comprehensive experience collecting and analyzing data to make improvements to supply chain systems. Experienced in planning and implementing supply chain optimization projects and designing and facilitating methods to gather and manage supply chain data. In-depth knowledge of supply chain processes paired with deep familiarity with data mapping and mining. Strategic and analytical thinker with a solid understanding of contracts and pricing.

  • APICS – Association for Supply Chain Management (Cincinnati Chapter)
  • CSCMP - Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals
  • PMI - Project Management Institute
  • ISM - Institute for Supply Management
  • ASQ - American Society for Quality
Expected in 12/2020 to to
Bachelor of Business: Global Supply Chain Management
Northern Kentucky University - Highland Heights, Kentucky
  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude (3.7 GPA)
  • Minored in Business Administration
Expected in 12/2018 to to
Associates Degree: Business Administration
Sinclair Community College - Dayton, OH
  • Graduated Cum Laude (3.6 GPA)
Work History
01/2021 to Current
Lean Supply Chain Specialist Vestas Iona, ID,
  • Discovered the most reliable and cost-effective shipping methods by analyzing previous shipment data.
  • Monitored performance of vendor supply chains while handling internal logistics.
  • Deployed logistics systems and outsourced transportation to maximize efficiency, cost and benefit.
  • Monitored, analyzed and reported domestic freight and carrier management performance against set goals to compare costing to forecasts.
  • Addressed customer complaints and mitigated dissatisfaction by employing timely and effective solutions.
  • Led supply chain improvement efforts through management of carrier relationships,.
  • Studied movement of goods to identify gaps in efficiency and other areas needing improvement.
  • Built supplier relationships to mitigate risk and establish effective purchasing arrangements with indirect and logistics customers.
06/2020 to 01/2021
Supply Chain Specialist Day & Zimmermann Mercury, NV,
  • Improved consistency of on-time arrivals through effective logistics management and travel route planning.
  • Gathered and analyzed supplier, inventory, and distribution data to assess areas in need of improvement.
  • Established inventory targets, stock level, and risk mitigation targets and managed flexibility strategy to optimize inventory.
  • Maintained consistent email communication with stores and suppliers to confirm and track orders and verify price revisions on purchase orders.
  • Standardized inventory reporting and analysis and instituted corrective action for close-outs and out-of-stock items to keep inventory records current.
  • Analyzed customer engineering drawings, specifications, and RFQ requirements to perform purchase analysis.
  • Negotiated policies and contracts with vendors to achieve optimal pricing and consistent availability.
  • Solved diverse supply chain problems involving numerous sources, logistics, and scheduling factors.
  • Orchestrated projects within timeframes and budget constraints by solving complex problems and working closely with senior leaders.
  • Served as a liaison, supporting engineering, management, sales and marketing, quality assurance, and supply base.
  • Led warehouse improvement initiatives to advance operational efficiencies and increase revenue.
  • Managed availability of supplies from vendors by ensuring core items were on hand to keep inventory values low and consistently moving.
  • Maintained strong vendor connections, including arranging pricing and delivery structures and managing specific shipment or paperwork concerns.
  • Evaluated supplies and product inventory to check for quality and quantity issues and returned unacceptable materials to vendors.
08/2019 to 06/2020
Supply Chain Analyst Co-Op Idex Corporation Rohnert Park, CA,
  • Compiled and analyzed data, presenting updates on sales and supply chain requirements.
  • Set minimum and maximum inventory levels based upon business history and need.
  • Created mechanisms to generate open dialogue with key customers to develop a higher forecast accuracy, resulting in enhanced performance metrics & reduced operational costs.
  • Designed reports that identified root-causes for past due orders to improve our supplier scorecard performance.
  • Collaborated with supply chain teams to understand inventory management, such as costs of on-hand inventory, manufacturer & sales lead time, sales velocity, safety stock, minimum order quantities, economic order quantities.
  • Collaborated with material planners and buyers to maintain a cost-effective price while obtaining a sufficient amount of inventory.
  • Responsible to accept or deny customer return requests and to keep or scrap parts from previous returns.
  • Developed and enforced performance standards and measures for key areas of responsibility.
  • Led implementation of effective supply chain planning systems while improving sales and operations planning processes for the distribution network.
  • Managed production levels, identified material shortages, and monitored inventory levels to meet order delivery requirements.
  • Facilitated change management strategies and incorporated functional area infrastructure to support demand planning and supply initiatives.
  • Led implementation of effective supply chain planning systems while improving sales and operations planning processes for distribution network.
  • Drove key performance indicators and continuous improvements throughout logistics operations.
  • Suggested improvements to cut costs and improve supply chain process, incorporating asset utilization, and performance measurement.
  • Increased global supply chain efficiency and development by leading cross-functional teams and enabling supplier integration and management technology tools, upgrades.
  • MRP, ERP, & TMS Systems
  • Data Analysis
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Procurement
  • Demand Forecasting/Planning
  • Supply & Operations Planning
  • Supplier Evaluation
  • Project Management
  • Blueprint Interpretation
  • Logistics
  • Written/Verbal Communication

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School Attended

  • Northern Kentucky University
  • Sinclair Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Lean Supply Chain Specialist
  • Supply Chain Specialist
  • Supply Chain Analyst Co-Op


  • Bachelor of Business
  • Associates Degree

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