Experience

  • Purchasing Supplier Quality Development Engineer

    at Nissan Motor Corporation

    July 2019 - at Present

    Gauteng

    • Evaluate and ensure current and new suppliers material quality, delivery dependability, and cost is up to the required standards. • Ensure the suppliers financial status is continuously evaluated. • Negotiation skills on quality, delivery, cost • Perform analysis and feasibility studies • Manage supplier relationship by means of supplier support • Continuous projects aimed to reduce costs to become globally cost competitive • Handling price changes (PC's) and Engineering changes • Development of supplier network (Supplier base optimization) • Introduce/Support VA/VE techniques and N-Value Analysis to suppliers • Develop and monitor specification analysis, manufacturing process analysis, cost reduction and cost management breakdown analysis • Commodity consolidation - manage competitiveness, suppliers and price contracts • Carry out supplier validation audits, with supplier support and supplier advanced product quality planning (APQP).

  • Logistics Engineer

    at Nissan Motor Corporation

    April 2017 - July 2019

    Gauteng

    • Assisting in Imports and exports coordination. • Prepare all necessary export documents needed for international shipping and ensuring shipments move in a cost effective and timely manner. • Invoicing Port of loading and discharge. • Compiling packaging list, bill of ladding, arrival notification. • Clear Customs, duty paid, bonded store. • Leading the Truck Turnaround Project • Investigate customer and dealer claims & put countermeasures in place. • SCM Cost Reduction initiatives • Assist storage yards with closest dealer call-outs for urgent units that require repairs. • Analyze or interpret logistics data involving customer service, forecasting, procurement, manufacturing, inventory, transportation, or warehousing. • Compile monthly claims report. • Compilation of SOS and one point advise for vehicle enhancements. • Ensure 5s across all stockyard workshops • Liaise & Support Stockyard stakeholders with quality related issues.

  • Operations Administrator

    at Drinks Dispense Services

    August 2016 - March 2017

    Gauteng

    • Performs administrative and clerical tasks. • Processing paperwork & keeping record & reporting - as required • Planed, controlled and managed quality. • Prepared staffing schedules • Directed physical or technical operations for the organization, helped ensure maximum efficiency and profitability. • Researched new technologies and alternative methods of efficiency. • Provided customer service while handling inbound calls for order placement and product inquiry. • Documented details of customer interaction into system while on the phone. • Evaluated daily operations revising procedures accordingly or implementing new procedures to maximize efficiencies. • Drove repeat business by providing, excellent service, accurate and thorough product and service knowledge to customers and through relationship building with customers.

  • Inventory Clerk

    at Morvest Premuim Ideas

    October 2015 - July 2016

    Gauteng

    • Developed the inventory management strategy of the company with the goal to control costs within budget, generate savings, rationalize inventory and maximize the warehouse storage. • Counted store inventory for official store records. • Maintained and managed inventory of materials and stocked products, which included stock locations. Used a mainframe computer, accounting for receipts of new items, returns, back-orders and associated issues. • Maintained logs of all products and supplies. • Checked actual store inventory against computerized records. • Reported any discrepancies in inventory records to store manager. • Received deliveries. • Developed and implemented improvements to existing operational procedures in order to maximize efficiency and cut operations costs. • Assisted in unloading inventory from delivery truck.

  • Fleet Controller

    at Triton Express

    January 2015 - September 2015

    Gauteng

    • Planned and oversaw truck routes for drivers per area. • Oversaw the inventory and supply chain management according to company guidelines. • Maintain updated and accurate records of inventory, including transfers and cycle counts • Collect and analyze data to determine appropriate order quantities • Nurture positive relationships with suppliers • Provided customer assistance & communicate on operational level service as needed. • Maintained the delivery schedules and track deliveries to ensure deliveries are met. • Ensure excellent customer service, planning driver and vehicle allocation, ensuring the fleet is maintained and ready for use. • Managing the fleet and staff to ensure we meet Company objectives and KPI’s. • Dealing with customers in all aspects, i.e. face to face, e-mail and telephone, in a polite and professional manner. Providing guidance in terms of waste collection and other services we provide.

Education

  • BTECH in Logistics Management

    at University of Johannesburg

    2016 - 2016 (1 year) Gauteng

  • CBP Project Management (IBTA)

    at Isolve

    2016 - 2016 (1 year) Gauteng

  • NDip in Logistics Management

    at University of Johannesburg

    2012 - 2014 (2 years) Gauteng

Languages

  • English Native

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