Profiles In Materials Management

Recent Positions

Administrative Assistant, City of Brampton - Fire & Emergency Services

Buyer, City of Brampton - Purchasing Division

Purchasing Assistant , City of Brampton - Purchasing Division

Accomplishments

- Successfully completed an Honours Diploma in Supply Chain & Logistics through TriOs College
- Managed assigned procurement projects in excess of one million dollars for the City of Brampton
- Educated city departments and vendors on the City's Purchasing By-Law and procedures
- Developed and maintained trusting relationships internally and externally
- Successfully obtained the Principles of Effective Public Purchasing certificate through the Ontario Public Buyers Association

Education

Supply Chain & Logistics Diploma - TriOs College

Principles of Effective Public Purchasing - Ontario Public Buyers Association

Executive Assistant Certificate - Sheridan College

Recent Positions

Consultant, Tony Hockett (Self-Employed

Senior Buyer, Stantec Consulting

Project Buyer, EHV Power

Accomplishments

Certified Supply Chain Management Professional (CSCMP)
Directed the team that successfully implemented JD Edwards and SAP
Effectively directed and supervised the team that successfully completed a 550mw natural gas electrical generating plant with SNC-Lavalin and two 9.4mw and 8.6mw solar farms with EHV Power on time and within budget
Drastically improved productivity and efficiency to organizations by integrating purchasing, inventory control and warehouse procedures

Education

University of Toronto Continuing Eductaion

Cecil Jones College

Recent Positions

Senior Project Manager, Canadian Cancer Society

Director of Creative Services, Oxford University Press

Production Manager, Pearson Education Canada

Accomplishments

I achieved my Project Management Professional certification as a way to facilitate my transition from publishing into other industries, and as a way to leverage the many PM knowledge based skills I have amassed over the last 20 years.

In publishing, I worked my way up from Editor to Director of Creative Services; taking courses, learning about the other areas of the business and always expanding on my knowledge of technology.

Education

Honours BA, U of T

Financial Literacy for Directors, Rotman's, U of

Project Management Professional, PMI