Decisive supply chain and operations leader with extensive experience in creating strategies and leading the execution of all global supply chain activities, including demand planning, procurement, Inventory and distribution management

Experience

  • Supply Chain Manager

    at Osram Lighting Middle East

    December 2014 - at Present

    Dubayy

    • Successfully Managed supply planning, order management, procurement ,distribution network, including logistics, trade compliance and warehouse management • Optimized supply chain infrastructure by assessing and initiating targeted changes to reduce operating costs by 11% • Drove 9% improvement in corporate growth by developing key metrics and applying Lean Six Sigma methodologies • Established inventory targets, stock level and risk mitigation targets and managed flexibility strategy to optimize inventory • Achieved 89% customer service rate for launch of new products by resolving material and production capacity constraints • Achieved 26% inventory reduction by developing and implementing optimization methodologies for accounting processes • Managing S&OP process, including demand planning, purchasing and logistics • Displayed exemplary negotiation skills when communicating with suppliers and vendors regarding contracts, policies and deadlines

  • Assistant Customer Service & Logistics Manager

    at Weidmuller Middle East FZE

    December 2007 - November 2014

    Ash Shāriqah

    • Manage CS & L team of 5 and 600 Sq meter size warehouse Inbound & Outbound operations • Support sales team in terms of margin analysis and project follow up • Order Management and Letter of credit documentation & negotiations • Planning shipping schedule and manage inventory • Manage free zone customs & freight clearance, refund and stock audit • Review MRP and control system data setting, master data maintenance • Stock audit and warehouse equipment & expense management • Conferred with customers about concerns with products or services to resolve problems and drive sales • Delivered prompt service to prioritize customer needs • Submitted completed orders quickly to maximize delivery efficiency

  • Logistics Executive

    at Sharp Electronics Middle East Fze ( subsidiary of Sharp, Japan)

    April 2006 - November 2007

    Dubayy

    • Achieved savings by using economical shipping options and programs as well as by studying supplier network to reduce transit time and save $7000 annually • Process Inbound & Outbound delivery as per SLA • Manage trade finance related query & Letter of credit documents • Free zone Customs online declaration and follow up for refund & duty exemption • Coordinate with sales support team for billing plan and delivery schedule • Prepare reports, stock count and vendor payment process

Education

  • CSCP

    at APICS

    2014 - 2014 (1 year) Dubayy

  • MBA

    at University of Madras

    1999 - 1999 (1 year) Chennai - Tamil Nādu

Languages

  • Arabic Elementary

  • English Negotiation

Hives