OVER TWENTY FIVE (25) YEARS OF PROGRESSIVE EXPERIENCE WITHIN PROCUREMENT MANAGEMENT RANGING FROM RAW MATERIALS, COMPONENT PARTS, INDIRECT SERVICES AND STRATEGIC OUTSOURCING. PROVEN ABILITY TO LEAD CROSS FUNCTIONAL TEAMS, NEGOTIATE CONTRACTS, DEVELOP LONG TERM COMMODITY STRATEGIES, UTILIZE E-SOURCING TOOLS, MANAGE WORKING CAPITAL, COMPLETE COST ANALYSIS AND COMMUNICATE WITH OTHER DEPARTMENTS, VENDORS, AND EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT TO ENSURE PROCUREMENT GOALS ARE MET.