15+ years of supply chain management and NPI experience. Areas include procurement, sourcing, product development, demand collaboration, project management, logistics and planning. Effective supplier negotiations for long term strategic relationships. Project management experience: Collaborating with all relevant internal customers and external supply base parties to prioritize product demand and ensure expected timelines are met. Very proficient with SAP, Oracle, Excel programs, ERP & MRP throughout my 15+ years of experience. Tracking and evaluating supplier performance based on negotiated expectations. Proven record in exceeding cost savings / cost avoidance expectations. Material management and risk mitigation strategy with supply base.