Supply Chain Professional

Last Updated: 17th September 2018 (over 4 years ago)




Age Range
55 to 64

Qualification Level
Trade Qualification



A tenacious seasoned professional, versatile, self-starting achiever with excellent organizational and analytical skills, combined with exceptional interpersonal skills and 32 years of progressive experience in all phases of the Supply Chain Management industry. In addition, also skilled as a consultant in analyzing business operations and implementing the strategies, processes and technologies to improve both productivity and efficiency for facilitating change in a workforce to support organizational operating, financial and quality objectives. Manage, direct, and implement operations strategies and objectives to ensure the achievement of corporate goals. Focuses for short-term goals are on-time delivery, and human resources. Focuses for long-term goals are the formulation, planning, and implementation of strategies. A reputation for dedicated teamwork, high-energy work ethics and commitment to customer service. Available for relocation and extensive travel.

• Project Management
• Change Management
• Customer Relationship Management
• Forecasting and Inventory Management
• Logistics/Transport Consolidation
• International/Global Supply Chain (SCM)
• Senior Management Experience
• Business Process Analysis and Re-engineering


Senior Adviser Consultant

   Sep 2015
— Current

• Global rollout (implementation) of Ellipse select versions across Centerragold operations
• Project Management
• Business Module Configuration for Ellipse Setup
• Preparation of Test Scripts for Validation testing
• Conversion of Legacy systems to Ellipse
• Participate in Cut Over Activities and Post Go-Live Support for business users
• Upgrade of Ellipse 5 to Ellipse 8
• Training identification and planning
• Business process re-engineering in the areas of purchasing, cataloguing, warehousing, inventory control and contracts
• Administrative support for Ellipse

Director Supply Chain and Administration

   Jul 2005
— Jul 2015

• Promoted from Manger to Director, reporting to the President on Promotion.
• Recruited to introduce SCM Best Practices policies and procedures.
• SCM Representative on the ERP Selection Committee; when Ellipse was selected.
• Manage all Administration functions in Ulaanbaatar and at the mine Site
• Manage controls for Property Leasing and Management, Fleet and Camp Administration.
• Manage accommodations for Expatriates in Ulaanbaatar
• Manage Camps at the Boroo mine site
• Administration of Current ERP system Ellipse for all Centerragold Offices.
• Implement staff development training procedures including development and monitoring of individual staff development plans for Procurement staff in line with Boroo Gold’s Succession Planning Policy.
• Review and analyze materials management, purchasing, warehouse, logistics, container and contract reports, records and directives, and confer with managers/ supervisors to obtain data required for planning department activities such as new commitments, status of work in progress, and problems encountered.
• Lead, implement, and culturally champion operations excellence in line with business requirements, through accountability and ownership to achieve individual & company targets
• Assign, or delegate responsibility for specified work on functional activities related to purchasing, containers, logistics, warehousing and contracting to managers/supervisors and disseminate policy.
• Give work direction, resolve problems, prepare schedules and set deadlines to ensure timely completion of purchasing, importation, warehousing and distribution of goods and materials
• Develop processes to improve inventory levels that provide increased asset turnover consistent with efficient support of operational activities and purchasing economies
• Provide direction and coordination with the IT department regarding the development, implementation and updating of the Ellipse materials management system.
• Coordinate supply chain management activities with Boroo Gold contractors and vendors.
• Liaise with all Procurement staff for execution of corporate strategic alliance agreements.
• Implement and monitor periodic procedures and policies re-socialization with employees to ensure adherence and compliance is maintained.
• Develop a purchasing strategy to deliver a high level of service to end users using a total cost approach to Supply Chain Management (SCM).
• Continuous review and development of departmental policies and procedures to ensure adherence and standardization of these within the workplace. Analyze, review processes for improvement and / or identification of outdated procedures, and updated where appropriate.
• Coordinate activities of the purchasing department with other major user departments including mining and processing operations and Accounts Payable departments.
• Review contractual documents for completeness and accuracy to achieve the best value.
• Ensure that materials, equipment and supplies are purchased from the open market at the best overall value and in a timely manner, including expediting emergency or rush orders as needed.
• Providing commercial leadership aimed at reducing the total cost of ownership of commodities, products and services purchased by the company
• Evaluating subordinate staff performance, preparing and giving performance appraisals and making recommendations regarding hiring and or termination of employment
• Preparing reports, correspondence and recommendations on procurement matters an
• Ensure the transfer of technology from expatriate to National employees and the promotion and support of National employee training and skill development.
• Build an effective team through best practice interview, assessment and recruitment standards to ensure that each position is filled by the right person
• Drive a culture of continual improvement in order to achieve department objectives and employee engagement
• Prepare, maintain, & control all responsible department budgets to ensure that expenditure is in line with the corporate business plan
• Ensure compliance with SOX and internal Audit requirements
• Twice awarded the company CEO award