Supply Chain and Procurement Management Consultant (both Private and Public Sector) – Ref: 1026681

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Ref: 1026681

Nationality: South Africa
Total years experience: 30 Years

Discipline: Supply Chain and Procurement Management (Masters, CIPS / Certified Procurement Manager / European Logistics Association / Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport / SAPPICS / Institute of Management Consultants of South Africa). Industry in: Automotive – Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Annual package range: R 851 000 – 950 000, per annum. Gender: Female. Ethnicity: Caucasian/White. Nationality: South African. Availability: Immediate

Experience in: Strategic Sourcing and Materials Management; Logistics, Transport and Warehousing; Lean Supply Chain Management; Contract Management; CAPEX; OPEX; Project Procurement and Project Management; Supplier Relationship Management; BBBEE and Green Procurement Spend Management; Policies, Procedures, efficiency improvements in process flow; Internal and External Management Consulting.

Describes herself as: “Ability and track record of achieving goals and objectives in a record time. Excellent management and team building capabilities. Very strong negotiation skills and training of team members. Achievement of supplier relationship management and extensive knowledge and experience of upstream and downstream functionalities and the impact on the supply chain.”

Achievements include: Conclusion of high value sustainable contracts; Training, upskilling and coaching of staff; Improvement of BBBEE transactions and relationships; Cost savings; Improvement of systems and stream lining of business processes; Improvement of long term supplier relationships; Contract management.

Candidate location: South Africa

Home & other languages: Afrikaans, English

Designation: Supply Chain Consultant

Highest qualification type: c. Masters

University: University of Pretoria

Company size: ‘201 – 500

Division: Procurement / Planning / Supply Chain Management / Logistics (in/outbound) / Warehouse / Transportation

Seniority level: Regional / Country / Area / General / Project Manager / Department Head

Gender:                                    Female

Ethnicity:                                 Caucasian/White

Nationality:                              South African

Highest Formal Qualification:  Masters in Supply Chain and Logistics/ Master in Procurement and Supply / EMLOG;MCIPS

Other Formal Qualification:    Purchasing Management Diploma; Business Management Diploma; Purchasing Management Diploma; Management Development Diploma; Advanced Diploma in Supply Chain Management; Management Development; European Senior Logistician; Certified Procurement Manager; Master Certificate in Supply Chain Management; European Master Logistician; Master Certificate in Procurement and Supply.

Professional Registrations: Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply; Chairman of Gauteng Branch of the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply; Certified member of the European Logistics Association; Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport; SAPPICS;  Institute of Management Consultants of South Africa; Toastmasters International; Institute of Directors in South Africa.

Current / most recent job title?

HOD Supply Chain.

Primary purpose of current/most recent position:

Head of department supply chain automotive industry.
Management of all import and export related activities.
Management of 3 Stores, Goods Receiving and Despatch, After Sales, MRP Planning, Procurement (Staff Compliment of 30 people).
Responsibility of all aspects of BBBEE management and reporting.

Core elements or functions that must operate effectively in order to achieve primary purpose:

Management.
Research.
High level negotiations.
Understanding and participation in upstream and downstream supply chain activities.
Market research both nationally. And internationally.

Description of self, along with greater purpose and passions:

Solving complex problems.
Exceeding KPI’s.
Involvement off staff and motivation of staff.
Collaboration with internal departments.

Ideal business title: 

Supply Chain Manager
Head of Procurement
Contract manager

Career summary:

30 years’ experience in:
10 years engineering
10 years mining
5 years consulting
5 years facility management

Achievements: 

Conclusion of high value sustainable contracts.
Training, upskilling and coaching of staff.
Improvement of BBBEE transactions and relationships.
Cost savings.
Improvement of systems and stream lining of business processes.
Improvement of long term supplier relationships.
Contract management.

Strengths: 

Very strong leader
Innovative
Creative
Research capabilities
Negotiation
Customer focused

What do you absolutely love doing?

Contract Management; Supplier relationship Management; Negotiation.

Ideal company (culture and values):

Ethical, Fair and Equal opportunities.

Motivation to move (please select): End of contract.

Location Preference: I am open to positions both nationally and internationally.

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