Prepares documentation to support contract settlement according to company policies and procedures.
Coordinates and prepares contractual documents and agreements.
Interprets and enforces contract term and conditions.
Coordinates with staff and legal counsel to assure fulfillment of contract requirements.
Acts as the authorized agent to commit company's resources through contracts and agreements.
Participates in various Supplier Strategy Teams.
Regional Buyer March 1999 to June 2007Sno-Isle Libraries － Marysville, WA
Responsible for the procurement of equipment, furniture, supplies, and services for the Snohomish and Island counties Library District comprised of twenty libraries.
Responsible for determining customer needs, developing and issuing bids, evaluating offers and selecting best value source, as well as preparing contract documents and/or purchase orders.
Contract management for equipment leases, building maintenance, Janitorial Services, equipment maintenance, etc.
Responsible for negotiations and contract awards.
Responsible for accounts payable/receivable and budget accountability and reporting.
Maintains continue value analysis and improvement programs for the optimum utilization of procurement funds.
Initiated and launched an e-commerce system that significantly streamlined the ordering process for the entire library district composed of twenty libraries.
Drafted first Purchasing Manual and Policies for the library district.
Management Analyst July 1996 to March 1999The Boeing Company － Everett, WA.
Coordinates activities to support provisioning and program product deliverables.
Established and coordinated procurement and manufacturing priorities of airplane components by reviewing and analyzing customer requests, requirements, schedules, and inventory levels using automated procurement systems.
Resolved issues between customer and/or supplier requests and established inventory management practices by developing and recommending alternative solutions.
Initiated purchase requisitions, shop floor control orders, and inventory transfers.
Investigates repair, rework, or configuration management for optional solutions to support emergent supply chain requirements.
Participated in developing optimal inventory levels by analyzing and reconciling automated requirements data, manual backup sources, and inventory reports.
Recipient of the "Outstanding achievement award" because of the efforts in implementing the MRP system.
Purchasing Agent October 1994 to June 1996Pacific Coast Industrial Lighting － Woodinville, WA.
Responsible for purchasing lighting and electrical supplies for retail as well as furniture and equipment.
Responsible for contract negotiations, and inventory management.
Developed product demand forecasts by reviewing inventory.
Initiated the process to account for damage claims, and warranty replacements for defective products to reduce overall costs.
1992Everett Community CollegeServed as senator of Student Government
1990Everett, Community CollegeGPA: Recipient of "Outstanding Student of the yearRecipient of "Outstanding Student of the year
1991Everett Community College
Bachelor of Science : Accounting, 1991City University － Seattle, WA.GPA: & 1992.
*Graduated "On Dean's List& 1992.
*Graduated "On Dean's List
Certified Purchasing Manager, C.P.M. Supply Chain Institute, 2002
Supplier Management University "Practices", February 13, 2009
Tools and Techniques of Project Management Certificate : 1999
Certified Purchasing Manager with fifteen years of progressive Purchasing and Materials Management experience.