Enthusiastic Buyer/Supplier Manager, excited to transition 13 years experience managing suppliers, inventory and sales from the aerospace industry to a friendly, challenging retail environment. Drive and communication have led to success in target completion as well as establishing and maintaining healthy, sustainable relationships with both internal and external customers and suppliers.
Participated in many process evaluation activities that identified opportunities for improvement. Successfully implemented and provided training associated with the future process.
Successfully manages international supplier relationship and on time delivery rating of no less than 98% on-time to support monthly sales of production aircraft systems through purchase order placement, Quality and Engineering coordination and contract management. Ensure corporate Supply Chain Management strategies are implemented by collaborating with managers and directors of procurement, quality, engineering and finance. Interfaces with various layers of management and organizations both internal and external customers and suppliers to support successful completion of development and qualification testing of commercial aircraft systems through new product development procurement process.
Ensured monthly sales goals were met by planning the manufacture and assembly of aircraft components and sub-systems. Coordinated with suppliers and GE Quality to address any technical or functional concerns. Coordinated volunteer efforts amongst employees to participate in local community activities such as, the Great American Clean Up and Relay for Life. Promoted consistently with both an increase in responsibility and product complexity.
Graduated with Honors
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