Supply Chain Specialist

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Norris Brear

norris.brear@gmail.com | (882) 866-9722 | Plymouth, MN

Summary


Over 3 years of experience as a Supply Chain Specialist, I have gained an in-depth understanding of the supply chain management process. My responsibilities have included planning and executing sourcing strategies, overseeing inventory levels, and coordinating transportation logistics. I am highly analytical and thrive in fast-paced environments where I can utilize my problem solving skills. In my previous role, I was able to increase efficiency within the department by streamlining processes and implementing new software programs.

Experience


Supply Chain Specialist at C.H. Robinson, MNMar 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated and secured discounts with vendors which saved the company $100,000 annually.
  • Implemented a new inventory management system which increased efficiency by 30%.
  • Streamlined the supply chain process, reducing shipping costs by 15%.
  • Developed supplier relationships leading to improved quality of goods received.
  • Negotiated longer payment terms with suppliers resulting in interest savings of $10,000 per month.

Supply Chain Specialist II at Land O'Lakes, MNJul 2019 - Jan 2022

  • Streamlined the supply chain process, reducing cycle time by 15%.
  • Negotiated with suppliers to reduce costs by 10%.
  • Implemented a new inventory management system that improved stock accuracy from 85% to 95%.
  • Led a cross-functional team in developing and implementing a new just-in-time delivery schedule, which reduced inventories by 20%.
  • Trained and developed two junior analysts.
  • Wrote monthly newsletter articles highlighting best practices in supply chain management.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management at University of MinnesotaAug 2015 - May 2019

Inventory management, transportation management, and supply chain management.

Skills


  • Supply chain management
  • Inventory management
  • Transportation management
  • Warehouse management
  • Distribution and logistics
  • Manufacturing operations
  • Project Management

Ralph Kirbow

ralph.kirbow@gmail.com | (674) 779-4533 | Minneapolis, MN

Summary


I am a supply chain specialist with over three years of experience. I have worked in various industries and have gained extensive knowledge of the supply chain process. I am able to effectively manage all aspects of the supply chain, from procurement to distribution. I possess strong communication and interpersonal skills, which allow me to build positive relationships with suppliers and customers alike. My goal is always to streamline processes and increase efficiency within the supply chain in order to achieve optimal results for my company

Experience


Supply Chain Specialist at C.H. Robinson, MNMar 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated and secured discounts with vendors which saved the company $100,000 annually.
  • Implemented a new inventory management system that reduced stock levels by 30%.
  • Resolved a long-standing issue with one of our major suppliers which had been costing the company tens of thousands of dollars per year.
  • Streamlined our order fulfillment process, reducing lead times by 3 days.
  • Negotiated better shipping rates with our logistics provider which resulted in savings of $50,000 per year.

Supply Chain Specialist II at Land O'Lakes, MNJul 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Negotiated with vendors to lower costs by 10%, saving the company $100,000 annually.
  • Streamlined the supply chain process, reducing lead time by 30%.
  • Implemented a new inventory management system that increased accuracy by 15%.
  • Coordinated shipments for 100+ SKUs and managed stock levels to maintain 97% fill rate.
  • Trained and developed 2 direct reports, who are now able to independently manage their own workloads.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management at University of MinnesotaSep 2015 - May 2019

Some skills I've learned are management of inventory, understanding of transportation and logistics, and use of software to streamline processes.

Skills


  • Inventory Management
  • Distribution and Logistics
  • Transportation Planning
  • Supply Chain Analysis
  • Warehouse Operations
  • Procurement