Experience

  • Assistant Manager – Corporate Planning

    at Hayleys Advantis Limited

    November 2017 - October 2019

    Western Province

    •Independently evaluated capital expenditures and new business opportunities for the group, developed financial/pricing models, and prepared accounting and other required reports and projections based on the analysis performed. •Analyzed the monthly financial and non-financial performance of the SBU against the budget and provided and recommendations for management review. •Quarterly reviewed the group performance against the mid-range strategic plan. Identified financial performance trends and risks, forecasted future performances using statistical tools. Developed SWOT/PESTLE/ Porter's 5 Forces analysis and provided recommendations on changes required to the business strategy. • Assessed the micro and macro-economic environment and prepared a monthly economic outlook report.

  • Business Excellence Specialist

    at Accenture Lanka (Pvt) Ltd

    November 2015 - November 2017

    Western Province

    •Lead continuous process improvement projects with internal stakeholders to improve cost and customer service levels in the supply chain operation, using operational excellence/six sigma tools. Assisted the operations teams to quantify and develop business cases for client value creation projects. •Analyzed the raw material inventory levels of the largest manufacturing client in Sri Lanka and worked with the operations team and the client team to optimize the inventory levels. •Managed the reporting of cost savings to the Accenture global team. Analyzed the cost over-runs and root causes and collaborated with extended teams to take corrective action. •Supported the development of performance dashboards using BI tools by documenting business requirements and mapping workflows. Evaluated performance gaps against the leading practices to provide meaningful business insight.

  • Executive/ Asst. Manager- Supply Chain Solutions

    at Freight-Links International (Pvt) Ltd

    March 2013 - November 2015

    Western Province

    •Prepared cost sheets, simulated cost/ pricing models, and developed business cases/quotations for supply chain outsourcing contracts. •Developed project plans and executed the cost-saving initiatives in supply chain and logistics operations for customers representing various industries. •Analyzed operational performance and conducted variance analysis of existing 3PL operations. Provided recommendations to the senior management on corrective actions needed to improve performance levels. •Improved client performance reporting process and managed the periodic performance reviews with the client.

Education

  • ACMA,CGMA

    at Chartered Institute of Management Accountants

    2008 - 2019 (11 years) London

  • MBA

    at PIM, University of Sri Jayawardanapura

    2016 - 2018 (2 years) Western Province

  • Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Transport & Logistics Management

    at University of Moratuwa

    2008 - 2013 (5 years) Western Province

  • Management Accounting

    at Chartered Institute of Management Accountants

    2008 - 2010 (2 years) London

Languages

  • English Native

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