Dynamic Manager possessing an excellent combination of Manufacturing, Procurement, Business Systems, Quality and People Management Skills. Able to quickly sum up situations and make decisions delivering results.

Excellent understanding of Modern Manufacturing and Procurement techniques with the mindset required to ensure successful implementation and operation, developed through working in the Automotive, Service, Civil Service and Commercial pay sectors.



·         Man Manager able to build, develop and empower teams to achieve and exceed targets.

·         Results driven, able to focus on objectives and the global business impact, whilst establishing and implementing the detail required for success.

·         Eliminator of Waste both in house and through the supply chain through utilisation of Modern Techniques such as Lean Six Sigma, Process Mapping and VA/VE analysis.

·         Able to consult and negotiate with suppliers, clients and staff to develop cost-effective win–win solutions.

·         Team Training and Development.

·         Total acquisition costing, budget generation and control, category management, commodity tracking.

·         Project Planning.

·         E-Sourcing via UK, Europe and Asia, together with Risk Assessment and Vendor Management.

·         Contract development and negotiation for the delivery of direct and indirect category savings.

·         Familiar with US requirements of Sarbanes-Oxley

·         TS16949, ISO 14001, ISO 9000 (2000), QS 9000, VDA6, 6Sigma, 8D, FMEA (Manufacturing and Operations)

·         Lean Six Sigma Black Belt