Senior product & procurement professional with strong leadership skills and 11 years of experience in product management and strategic procurement within a global business environment. Agile leader capable of quickly reacting and adapting to changes with efficiency and urgency.
Brand & Product: Driving growth, exposure, and excitement.
Creating the best customer experience with products.
Developing meaningful & beneficial relationships with internal & external partners.
Conducting business on a Global level.
Areas of Expertise:
• Team Leadership: Organized, focused, active listener, and contributor. Motivate others to interact effectively, produce creative ideas and workable solutions. Supports staff development through training, feedback, and mentoring efforts.
• Product Development: Capacity to provide oversight, support, and business analytics to product design from creation to final design, and work in partnership with design, retail store, global sourcing, and sales teams.
• Communication Skills: Proven strengths in establishing strong relationships, public speaking, and collaborating with cross-functional teams to achieve successful outcomes. Outstanding ability in negotiating vendor agreements.
• Additional Strengths: Microsoft Office Suite proficiency, yellow belt certified in Six Sigma method. Thrives on challenges, adept analytical skills, reliable, perceptive, and intuitive.