Experienced, Knowledgeable Procurement Manager with over 15 years experience in purchasing and management; Adept at actively listening and understanding needs in order to provide effective solutions; Skilled at using logic and reasoning to identify solutions or alternatives to problems; Outstanding judgment and decision making skills based on consideration of needs, costs, benefits, and relationships; Excellent negotiation and inventory management abilities; Strong verbal and written communication skills. Specialties: Strategic sourcing initiatives. Supplier management. ERP system implementation and administration. Administration of Master Service Agreements. Warehouse and inventory management. Logistics.