A collaborative and communicative manager, I build high performing operational teams while cultivating external partnerships to advance knowledge of products and services.

Experience

  • Commercial, QMS and IT Manager

    at RINGSPANN South Africa

    July 2017 - at Present

    Gauteng

    To ensure company success, I pursue business development opportunities focusing on business growth, long-term organisational interests, and assessed risk. I oversee daily operations (IT systems - mainly SAP, business analysis, company associations, and employee activities) to promote consistency of service among divisions. By coaching and mentoring staff I build a high performance team knowledgeable in best practices, daily operations, and contract management.

  • General Manager

    at Sprag Components (Pty) Ltd

    August 2012 - June 2017

    Gauteng

    With broad oversight for general management, I oversaw customer relations, internal selling, and formulation of targets (primarily bearing/power transmission resellers). To ensure continuity of service I managed the sales staff directly and supervised lower level managers (marketing, accounts, procurement, workshop management, and human resources), while developing and enforcing organisational standards.

  • Procurement Manager

    at Sprag Components cc

    January 2010 - July 2012

    Gauteng

    To cultivate a long-term reduction in procurement expenditures, I managed product inventory and services through the development of cost effective, sourcing strategies. I approved and finalized the purchase details for services whilst analyzing data to prepare control strategies.

  • Assistant House Master

    at St Albans College

    January 2008 - December 2008

    Gauteng

    Assisting with College duties on week days, duty weekends, evening duties in Boarding House, afternoon coaching and weekend duties for teams coached, assisting the Director of Academics with administrative duties, assisting at College functions, conferences and sports events

Education

  • SAP Certified Application Associate - Business Foundation & Integration with SAP ERP 6.07

    at SAP Education

    2019 - 2019 (1 year)

  • Masters of business Administration

    at Australian institute of business

    2016 - 2017 (1 year)

  • Business Systems Analysis

    at University of Cape Town

    2015 - 2015 (1 year)

  • Accounting Short Course

    at University of Cape Town

    2014 - 2014 (1 year)

  • Winning Tenders

    at Corporate Business and Management Training

    2014 - 2014 (1 year)

  • Basics of total quality management

    at University of South Africa

    2012 - 2012 (1 year)

  • BA (Human Movement Science)

    at University of Pretoria

    2006 - 2009 (3 years) Gauteng

Languages

  • Afrikaans Elementary

  • English Native

Hives