logistics specialist supervisor lead resume example with 20+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Professional Summary

Multi-faceted Logistics Specialist with solid history of streamlining operations and trimming cost. Reliable and results-driven supply chain manager delivering stellar aptitude for organization, superb people skills and reputation for utmost integrity. Eager to increase productivity and client satisfaction.

  • Logistics
  • Planning
  • Purchasing/Procurement
  • Scheduling
  • Budgeting
  • Inventory Control
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Material Flow Management
  • ERP and Supply Chain Software
  • Spreadsheets
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Warehouse Operations
CSU Global Greenwood Village, Colorado, Expected in 06/2013 Master of Science : Management - GPA :
  • Minored in Finance
CSU Global Greenwood Village, CO, Expected in 06/2011 Bachelor of Science : Business Management - GPA :
Jackson Community College Jackson, MI Expected in No Degree : Echocardiography - GPA :
Red Rocks Community College Denver, CO Expected in No Degree : Echocardiography - GPA :
  • CFR - Certified First Responder
  • Licensed Private Pilot - SEL/IFR & MEL
Work History
KBI Biopharma - Logistics Specialist: Supervisor/Lead
City, STATE, 02/2019 - 08/2020
  • Managed, coordinated, and successfully helped execute effective deliveries of all inbound and outbound shipments of inventory supplies and multi-million dollar bulk drug substances.
  • Monitored, addressed, and resolved any drayage issues with OTR or package delivery carriers.
  • Effectively communicated shipping details, expectations and detail changes as necessary to internal and external customers.
  • Monitored inventory levels of materials, identified potential shortages and created purchase orders (PO) for materials and supplies, following up on open POs as required.
  • Prepared and maintained required records and reports in accordance with government and company policies.
  • Drafted, revised, and implemented Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and business policies in accordance with program requirements and government regulations.
  • Successfully streamlined business process protocols and procedures by refining SOP criteria for setting and maintaining shipping and logistics schedules - saving time and money.
  • Created business process aids for shipping and receiving to streamline processes and provide clear and concise instructions, minimizing service discrepancies, mistakes and minimizing processing time.
  • Detected and resolved several workplace issues related to productivity and safety, resulting in a safer, organized work area.
  • Responsible for cost reduction initiative by negotiating lower pricing of raw materials for plant operations, resulting in thousands of dollars in savings.
  • Negotiated lucrative terms and pricing on box truck fleet for long-term usage.
Home Depot - Supervisor and Sales Associate
City, STATE, 11/2013 - 02/2019

Pro Desk Sales Supervisor

  • Supervised staff of 4 sales associates as a Pro Desk Sales Supervisor, utilizing effective communication and dynamic interpersonal skills.
  • Assisted in managerial tasks relative to Operations, Inventory Control, Deliveries, Administrative, Loss Prevention, and Customer Service relations.
  • Worked jointly with team members to assist with closing sales, cross-selling and upselling of products and services.
  • Trained team members in successful strategies to meet operational and sales targets.
  • Coached employees and trained on methods for handling various aspects of sales, complicated issues and difficult customers.

Pro Sales Associate

  • Engaged and conferred with contractors and Do-it-Yourself (DIY) customers, on their construction project needs by assessing the customers' requirements and proposing optimal solutions.
  • Created and provided material quotes for in-stock and special order merchandise, closed sales, followed up on special order arrival date and set up delivery or pickup date of materials.
  • Consistently recognized as a top-sales person in the store's district and for providing excellent customer service.

Flooring and Appliance Specialist

  • Worked with customers on their flooring projects, ensuring that they had all materials and equipment that were needed to complete their project.
  • Set up measurements for professional flooring installations, educated and assisted customer with their flooring choices, provided quotes, set installation expectations, closed sales and followed up on customer satisfaction after the installation.
  • Assisted customers with their appliance purchases recommending specific models in accordance with the customers' needs and expectations.
  • Received numerous awards and recognition for outstanding customer service and consistent high sales.
USAF Reserves - Aviation Resource Manager
City, STATE, 04/1984 - 01/2008

Served in the Marine Corps Reserves, Army National Guard, and Air Force Reserves. Last Rank held: E-7, MSgt

Positions held while serving: Acting First Sergeant, Air Field Operations Chief, Intelligence Section Sergeant, Force Protection Briefer, Aviation Resource Management Technician, Supply Technician.

  • Responsible for managing, training, and mentoring up to 75 Marines, Guardsmen, and Airman at various times during military service.
  • Served as Senior Enlisted advisor & liaison to the Commanding Officer, ensuring the welfare, order, and morale of 75+ Marines.
  • Prepared and presented flight/ground ops briefings and Force Protection briefings.
  • Planned, scheduled and directed work assignments for Operations Section.
  • Supervised input of flight data and audited input for accuracy. Compiled data and prepared Operations and Safety reports.
  • Secret Security Clearance previously held.
  • APICS – Association for Supply Chain Management

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • CSU Global
  • CSU Global
  • Jackson Community College
  • Red Rocks Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Logistics Specialist: Supervisor/Lead
  • Supervisor and Sales Associate
  • Aviation Resource Manager


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • No Degree
  • No Degree

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: