Highly accomplished and results driven Purchasing Professional with extensive experience in purchasing, & vendor oversight in Pharmaceutical industry. Excellent communication and negotiating skills capable of securing favorable contracts and purchase terms. Strong knowledge of Six Sigma principles with demonstrated track record for identifying cost savings and designing/executing effective cost reduction procedures. Effective communicator; possesses excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills. Thrives in time sensitive, deadline-driven environments. Excellent team-building skills. Expertise includes:
Computer Skills: Coupa . SAP MMM, ORACLE P2P, Infor Global Solutions CMMS, Power BI Dash Board
Certified Professional Purchasing Manager (CPPM)
Certified Six Sigma Green Belt
Negotiation Mastery – Harvard Business School online
Business Analytics – Harvard Business School online
Pliva Pharmaceutical Cost Savings: Reduced production down time by relocating airflow transmitter for calibration. Saved $80K annually on calibration costs.
Ferring Purchasing Policy Optimization: Identified areas for improvement in purchasing areas; instrumental in crafting and executing new policies to reduce annual budget by $1M out of $20M.
Sidmak Six Sigma Leadership: Key member of Six Sigma Supplies cost savings team; lead initiatives in operations and quality management.
Responsible for sourcing activities for manufacturing, labs and facilities for goods and services.
Institute for Supply Management (ISM-NJ), Member
American Purchasing Society, Member
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