Summary

SAP Logistics consultant with extensive international exposure. In-country working and living experience in South America (2 years), North America (5 years), Europe (6 years), and Africa (13 years). Fluent in four languages. Self-driven, autonomous, reliable and results oriented. Work well under pressure.

Work History

Work History

IT SPECIALIST

FIFA U-20 World Cup Canada 2007
  • Analyze IT solutions and implemented technology services inside the Montreal venues, including computer systems and peripherals, voice and data services, and cable TV
  • Organize the purchase, installation, operation and maintenance of diverse technology components
Jan 2012 - Present

SAP PM PROJECT MANAGER

Verallia Brazil (Saint-Gobain Vidros)

Verallia is the second largest global manufacturer of glass containers for the food and beverage industry, with sales of 3.6 billion Euros, 15,500 employees, 58 production sites, and a market presence in 47 countries

Report to the Chief Information Officer, South America

Implement SAP Plant Maintenance (PM) module in South America (5 plants): Brazil, Chile, and Argentina within the Verallia global core model

  • Manage the project life cycle and team, within budget and time
  • Integration with Production Planning (PP), Materials Management (MM), and Controlling (CO) modules
  • Understand the industrial and country-specific requirements
Nov 2011 - Jan 2012

SAP PM CONSULTANT

Verallia France (Saint-Gobain Emballage)

Report to the Competency Center Manager, Europe

  • Provide SAP PM go-live and training support for the Europe plants (Spain, France, Portugal)
  • Responsible for the creation and validation of PM BW requests, globally (Query Designer tool)
Mar 2010 - Oct 2011

LEAD SAP MM CONSULTANT

Verallia North America (Saint-Gobain Containers)

Report to the Vice President for Information Technology, North America

Design and implement purchasing flows (13 plants), with complex pricing and costing procedures

  • Customizing of Materials Management, Variant Configuration (LO-VC), Logistics General (LO) and Logistics Execution (LE) modules
  • Design, implement and monitor interfaces with carton design and mould purchasing applications, requiring follow-up with vendor and international development teams
  • Inbound EDI testing and monitoring
  • Capacitate key-users and local IT consultants
  • Optimize the use of SAP and BW reports

Provide post go-live support for Sales and Distribution (SD) and Warehouse Management (WM) modules

Responsible for the post go-live support of the freight optimization system

Aug 2008 - Mar 2010

SAP LOGISTICS CONSULTANT

Verallia Argentina (Saint-Gobain Rayen Cura) and Verallia Chile (Saint-Gobain Envases)

Report to the Competency Center Manager, Europe

  • Work on implementation projects of SAP ECC 6 in Argentina (09/2008 – 05/2009), Brazil (05/2009 – 06/2009), and Chile (06/2009 – 03/2010) at multiple project levels: gap analysis, customizing, functional specifications, users training and documentation
  • Implement bar codes solution in Chile: customizing of Handling Unit Management (HUM) and WM modules (on copy of Argentina), integration with MM and PP, inventory, inbound and transfer flows, packing and unpacking of handling units, radio frequency transactions, testing of bar codes equipment
  • Migrate MM, SD, HUM data, and stocks of finished products (transaction LSMW)
  • Define and create users authorizations (transaction PFCG) and SAP jobs
  • Responsible for the country support of Argentina (05/2009 –05/2010) and Chile (03/ 2010 –05/2010)

Education

Education
Jan 2005 - Dec 2007

Bachelor of Business Administration

HEC Montreal (University of Montreal’s business school)

Exchange Programs:

  • Fundação Getulio Vargas – Sao Paulo, Brazil (7 months, 2006)
  • Tecnológico de Monterrey – Queretaro, Mexico (6 weeks, 2005)

Distinctions:

  • Scholarship Sun Chemical Ltd. for excellence of academic results and international involvement
  • Designated speaker for the summer school closing ceremony of university Tecnológico de Monterrey

Extracurricular activities:

  • Event coordinator at 2008 HEC Technology Fair
  • Assistant Project Manager for Ecuador school building project: organize fundraising activities (target of 20,000 CAD), coordinate volunteer teams, and negotiate partnerships

Skills

Skills

SAP/ERP

Project Management

Spanish

Portuguese

English

French

Certifications

Certifications
2008 - Present

SAP Consultant Certification Solution Architect ERP (TERP10)

SAP
2008 - 2013

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)

Project Management Institute (PMI)