SCM-Logistics Specialist

Last Updated: 7th December 2018 (over 3 years ago)

Deryneia, Cyprus



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English, Russian


40+ years’ success leading logistic and supply chain management innovation for high-growth organizations

General Logistics and Operations Management | Supply Base Management | Site Logistics Management | Onshore Rig Movement Logistics |Business Process Improvement | Vendor and Supplier Management Strategy Development | System Implementation | Risk Identification & Safety Management | Project Coordination | Stakeholder Liaison | Cross – Functional Skills

Creative, forward-thinking, motivated professional with highly developed oral & written communication skills, and a progressive track record of success assisting customers in attaining optimal operating and profit generating status. Resourceful and inventive thought leader adept at leveraging strategic advantages to eclipse the competition. Exceptional presenter and change agent with deft influencing skills to empower workforce professionals and support valued customers at all levels of expertise and understanding. Experienced in identifying the core issues and providing the ongoing leadership solutions.

Core Competencies:
 People Management  Logistics Management  Organizational Leadership  Materials Management  Supply Chain Management  Communication Skills  Quality Assurance & Materials Control  Equipment Damage / Loss Control  Asset Management  Team Management  Project Management  Inventory Control & Management  Client Management & Development  Route planning  Risk assessment  Security planning and management  Contract negotiations and evaluation

I would welcome the opportunity to discuss this position and my wealth of knowledge and experience further.


UBC University British Columbia
BA Bus. Admin

   Aug 1963
— Jun 1967

Also completed a Btech Elec. Eng BCIT 1968-1970


Southstream Transport BV
Logistics Consultant/Site Representative

   Jun 2018
— Current

Pipe Preparation Summery
• Circa 120 thousand pipes prepped
• Successful multi company, multi nationality, multi linguistic, cooperation between SSTTBV, STL, PIH, BMF & Baker Hughes
• 1400 Klm pipes cleaned
• 200 thousand sq. meters of pipe ends prepared
• 1.2 million sq. meters of flow coat scraped and cleaned
• 2.3 million tons of pipe moved for cleaning purposes
• 240 thousand pipe caps cleaned and replaced
• Due To Long Term Storage, Circa 60 Thousand Pipes Required Additional Preparation Activities Prior To Loadout
• Responsible for the layout of the company designed Pipe laydown Yard, Inspection Area, Washdown area, Customs bonded area, Waste Management segregation area/handle facilities. Mechanical equipment requirements such as cranes, Reach Stackers, forklifts etc. Warehousing, Temperature controlled storage, racking, shelving and one-way routing system, Goods in/out tracking, inventory control.
• Monitoring of the vessel loadouts with offshore pipes to support pipe laying operations 24/7
• Monitoring of vehicle transport and trailers used within port facilities
• Part of the contracts team responsible for the SOW and lifting transport methods for material items such as MOV. Pig traps. Valves and associated electrical/electronic panels to support onshore pipeline operations.
• Participation in toolbox talks at beginning of each shift responsible for HSSE compliance for all personnel
• Direct responsibility for all lifting operations and associated lifting equipment to support project work scope.
• Monitor performance and identify improvement opportunities through Accountability Reviews and Business Performance Reviews
• Management of logistics specialists, planners and schedulers
• Develop logistic activity, cost forecasts and provide input to project plans, AFEs and annual business plans
• Develop and implement a materials/warehousing management system including 3rd party transportation
• Identify resource gaps and obtain adequate resources
• Daily planning meeting with port authority for vessel loadouts and priorities

EDT Offshore
Supply Base Manager

   Feb 2017
— Nov 2017

Oversaw activities related to engineering, procurement, fabrication, and installation of an Offshore Supply Base to support offshore exploration drilling operations. Championed a "no incident" HSE mind set and deliver excellent HSE performance. Directed logistics infrastructure for 3/4PL to support supply base operations. Defined and managed the site team required to manage HSE, QA/QC, inspections, interfaces, and document control through the execution of the project in accordance with the Project Execution Plan and contractual requirements.
• Laid out the pipe yard, inspection area, container storage, dangerous goods storage, mud plant general bunded area, customs bonded area, waste management segregation area/handle facilities.
• Managed hazardous waste short term storage area, mechanical equipment requirements such as cranes, forklifts.
• Oversaw warehousing, temperature-controlled storage, racking, shelving and one-way routing system, Goods in/out tracking, inventory control to meet client’s requirements, Infrastructure to support 24/7 operations.
• Recommended rigging loft, lifting equipment, and control infrastructure.

Shell Myanmar Energy Pte Ltd
Integrated Country Logistics Manager

   Mar 2014
— Jun 2016

Drove strategic logistics operations, managed projects, and performed logistics and supply chain, acting as functional expert and focal point for advice and support regarding logistics. Continuously optimized inbound and outbound logistics (truck, rail, marine, and intermodal) in the most cost effective and safe way to improve customer service levels. Ensured manufacturing partners and third-party warehouses were set up properly and delivered products within the agreed upon compliance, quality, and service requirements.
• Developed Logistics Strategy and Management Systems and their implementation.
• Established performance measures for logistics operations and maintained appropriate Key Performance Indicators.
• Directed local and remote security process and policy application.
• Devised logistic activity, cost forecasts, and provided input to project plans, AFEs and annual business plans.
• Adhered to annual overhead budget and approved OPEX and CAPEX budgets.
• Implement Logistics infrastructure to support offshore operations and medivac capabilities from Deepwater operational areas including 3rd party transportation
• Coordinated vendor contracting with EPW Logistics and associated technical advisors (Aviation, Marine/Terminal, Road Transport) including contract management.

Shell China Exploration & Production Co
Logistics Manager New Ventures (Unconventional Gas)

   Mar 2012
— Feb 2014

Led, organized, and scheduled of resources to ensure unconventional gas project deadlines were achieved. Planned and tracked all items entering and leaving job site (process equipment, construction materials, rental equipment, consumables). Managed logistical details of construction projects from grass-roots to mechanical completion. Oversaw and directed daily work of material trackers/handlers and actively promoted and participate in a strong safety culture. Managed subcontractors to ensure work was being completed on time, safety, and within the quality requirements and specifications of projects. Managed purchase order process and oversaw shipping and receiving of materials.
• Implemented and monitored HSE policy, procedures, and adherence of company and contractor personnel.
• Served as management administrator for Shell Onsite/field Security group, including High Level Risk assessment.
• Sourced Frac water and transport facilities.
• Planned, coordinated, defined risk asset and routing for scheduled land rig moves; formulated and implemented route scouting and recommended safe passage through villages, mountains, and built up areas.
• Performed site selection for drilling camp and facilities.
• Developed effective business plans to support all drilling operations onshore/offshore with plans and procedures for the effective management of all materials and waste products via land, sea and air transportation.