Self-starter and willing to learn attitude person. Results oriented in Logistics with 16 years experience in global, matrixed environments. Proven track record in supply chain, logistics, strategic sourcing, category management, new product sourcing, and integrated project management.
Supply Chain Manager
at Bluewater Sweden AB
February 2017 - at Present
- Define the routines (SOP) in Supply Chain & Logistics function, implement the long term solutions for company globally for both cost and time efficiency. - Forecast and plan the production with contract manufacturer, own factory and suppliers according to sales input and reasonable stock level philosophy. - Order management for products, sales parts, consumables, accessories, etc. - Organize logistics, warehouse, transportation, and support sales and customer service. - Choose carriers and negotiate rates and contracts. - Select 3PL strategically for shipment between continents, distribution hub/locations, monitor import/export. - Run the inventory check, comply with financial and auditor’s request. - Make and evaluate the budget for Supply Chain function. - Close cooperation with Sales force, R&D, Product, manufacturers, forwarders, warehouses. - Team player, actively take roles in different projects, always bring trouble shooting solution and result oriented.
Sourcing & Procurement Manager
at Expand International AB
March 2009 - May 2016
- Managerial responsibility for Sourcing and Procurement team. - Plan, schedule, organize, resource, and manage all activities on NPI as well as customers’ specific needs. - Cooperate closely with R&D, Production, Quality, Sales to achieve deliverables and milestones, whilst managing project budget and controlling risks. - Search materials and technics for company, e.g. aluminum extrusion, sheet metal, die-casting, plastic injection, woven, fastenings, packing, surface treatment, electronics, etc. - Identify suppliers and actively involved in the supplier development, supervision, auditing and contract negotiations in close cooperation with colleagues in China as well as in Sweden & US. - Plan purchasing budget, control purchasing cost and factory stock level. - Implement processes for supplier identification/evaluation/qualifications and ensure continuous improvement. - Negotiate better pricing, cost reduction, business terms with suppliers.
Sourcing & Purchasing Manager
January 2006 - March 2009
- Category responsible for passive/active components, cable, connector, power supply, PCBA, sheet metal, die-casting, plastics, MRO, etc. - Project integration, Scope, Time, Cost, Quality, Resource, Risk, Procurement and Communications management for cases with EMS manufacturer (e.g. Flextronics, Benchmark, Scanfil). - Head of local sourcing & purchase team, managing team of project sourcing engineer and operative buyer. - Define local management strategy with global sourcing team and implement it. - Full responsibilities include supplier selection and qualification, competitive pricing benchmarking, material quality control, annual supplier grading and audit, etc. - Analyze market and delivery conditions to determine present and future material availability based on forecasts and actual order volume. - Establish, monitor and adjust raw material levels to meet production requirements. - Monitor and improve inventory level. - Work with other cross functional teams.
September 2003 - December 2005
- Key liaison contact and project specialist between internal team and customers e.g. Samsung North America, General Electric Consumer & Industrial, Maytag Corporation. - Work closely with Sales team, R&D team, Engineering team, Production team to make sure OEM orders executed smoothly. - Follow up the development schedule and milestone for OEM projects e.g. compact refrigerator, side-by-side refrigerator, wine chiller, etc. - Ensure the project processing from the order input to shipping and site works according to plan. - Cost analysis and budget control during the project life time. - Provide support through site visit, claim evaluation and interpretation of customer's requirements. - Detect and manage problems and risks as early as possible. - Well control of project documentation according to QA procedures and contractual requirements.
Master of Business Administration, Business Management
at Concordia University Wisconsin
2013 - 2015 (2 years)
Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing
at California Southern University
2009 - 2012 (3 years) Kuala Lumpur
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