Seasoned professional with over 5 years' well-rounded experience rotating through operations & global supply chain management.
*Top rated performer with track record in problem solving and providing cost cutting solutions.
MS Office applications, and knowledgeable in ERP (SAP) and PLM (Oracle Agile & Arena) software.
09/2014 to Current
Master PlannerSCHNEIDER ELECTRIC － Fresno, CA
Develop master production schedule (MPS) and analyze scenarios to align with business strategies by balancing supply with global forecast on a 12-month rolling period.
Lead a team of 4 production planners and 3 buyers.
Report daily plant performance summary to Plant Manager and North America VP of Operations.
Identify gaps or risks between demand and supply and drive solutions or recovery plans by utilizing capacity management tool and rebalancing resources.
Reduce finished goods inventory by $1.5 million within 6 months by utilizing ROP (reorder point) and implementing push-pull hybrid strategy to plan supply.
Partner up with demand planners and key stakeholders through SIOP (Sales, Inventory and Operations Planning Process) to review forecast vs.
actual figures, revisit ramp up/down plans and project E & O inventory.
Team up with Operations & Logistics Groups to analysis root causes and achieve overall service level across three DCs in NA, Europe and Asia from 88% to 97% in 6 weeks.
Collaborate with cross functional teams from different business units to improve OTDS reporting process by developing a web tool and reducing reporting time by 50%.
02/2013 to 09/2014
NPI Material Buyer/PlannerFOXCONN TECHNOLOGY GROUP Cisco & Brocade － San Jose, CA
Sourcing & Materials Program Management) Worked closely with Tier 1 suppliers of electronic components, issuing PO to ensure material availability including prototype PCB Fab meeting demand and time frame of sustaining and NPI (New Product Introduction) projects.
Rated Top 3 Performer of Buyer/Planner in 2013.
Mitigated projects' risks throughout the procurement process.
by Negotiated with domestic and overseas vendors, and dual sourcing materials to minimize PPV (Purchase Price Variance) and reduce excess inventory.
Achieved OTS (On Time Shipment) and lead time goal through following up with suppliers for delivery information and maintaining accurate master data in ERP system for BOM (Bill of Materials).
Resolved invoice discrepancies, non-confirming materials and logistics issues with internal departments (Finance, Quality, Receiving and Engineering), manufacturers and freight forwarders.
Monitored daily work in progress, backlog, shortage/coverage and planning reports for multiple SKUs.
Evaluated and improved supplier performance by Scorecard and providing feedback.
11/2010 to 02/2013
International Account ExecutiveBUNN-O-MATIC CORPORATION － Springfield, IL
Account & Logistics Management) Managed all aspects of the supply chain for service providers in Asia who furnished BUNN beverage equipment to Starbucks, McDonald's, Yum!, PepsiCo and 7-Eleven.
Offered logistics solutions/routes and resolved trade compliance matters to meet customers' demand along with lowering total cost of ownership.
Proposed and worked with IT to implement online warranty claim system to reduce processing time by 20%.
Worked with cross-functional teams to evaluate and select warehouses, manufacturers and suppliers in Asia Pacific; functioned as a key contact with BUNN Asia branches.
06/2010 to 11/2010
Production Planner InternFOXCONN TECHNOLOGY GROUP Hewlett-Packard － Plainfield, IN
Planned logistics flow and applied lean manufacturing to mass produce 10,000 desktops & all-in-one daily to balance both cost and service objectives, and optimize the supply specified per production schedule.
Worked with Engineering and Production Team to implement ECO (Engineering Change Order) and deviation with minimum impact on production efficiency.
Initiated and supported continuous improvement of operational processes by analyzing production specifications and plant capacity data.
Master of Business Administration (MBA)PURDUE UNIVERSITY, KRANNERT SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT － West Lafayette, INConcentrations in Operations and Global Supply Chain Management.
*Awarded Manufacturing & Technology Management (MTM) Certificate.
*Student Member of APICS, the Association for Operations Management.
Bachelor of Business Administration: International Trade and FinanceFU JEN CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY － TaipeiTaiwanInternational Trade and Finance
Fluent in Chinese/Mandarin, Taiwanese and English.