Austin Mousavi B.A.

Work History

Work History
Nov 2011 - Sep 2013

Supply Chain Manager

LG Electronics Service Centre, Maadiran Group
• Managed supplier relations by establishing a collaborative approach with key suppliers • Increased competitive advantage by reducing total cost of ownership • Optimized category management by conducting spend analysis • Managed strategic sourcing by balancing outsourcing with in-sourcing • Facilitated the development and implementation of supply chain best practices across the organization through developing KPIs based on benchmarking, ISO compliance , and applicable technology (ERP) • Built and organized the supply chain team to align operations with company’s internal/external objectives • Managed +100,000 distinct items valued at $250M, saved company a net amount of $15M through supplier/SKU management
Nov 2007 - Nov 2011

Supply Chain Supervisor

LG Electronics Service Centre, Maadiran Group
• Analysed historical & market data to predict market trend and forecast • Optimized operations through responsive and appropriate information technology to facilitate improvements in all stages of the supply cycle • Planned and purchased supplies for a nationwide network of 17 branches and more than 200 service agents to effect an end-to-end & efficient supply chain system • Optimized the logistics procedure to improve visibility, expediting, customs clearance time, RMA, and parts replenishment
Nov 1997 - Nov 2007

Supply Chain Specialist

LG Electronics Service Centre, Maadiran Group
• Identified anticipatory measures to prevent failure, facilitate processes and apply smooth improvements • Researched opportunities to increase efficiency in purchase financing, shipping and transportation, expediting & order tracking, inventory control & discrepancy management • Outsourced parts for various service contracts and discontinued parts worth $3M by researching alternatives, negotiating with OEM or after-market suppliers worldwide

Education

Education
2014 - 2014

Program Certificate

Sheridan College
Canadian Customs regulations, Int'l Trade Finance
2013 - 2014

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Mahan Business School
1988 - 1993

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Azad University
1988 - 1988

Diploma

Industrial Management Institute
Earned my certificate to practice in Supply Chain Management

Skills

Skills

Lean Management

Spend Analysis

Supplier Relationship Management

Strategic Sourcing

Customs Regulations

Team Building

Supply Chain Optimization

Continuous Improvement

Vendor Management

Process Improvement

Time Management

Teamwork

CRM

New Business Development

Outsourcing

Communication Skills

Business Development

International Business

Management Consulting

Strategic Communications

French

Procurement

Business Strategy

Business Planning

Team Leadership

Project Planning

Leadership

Strategy

International Relations

Market Research

English

ERP

Negotiation

Supply Chain

Management

International Trade

Analysis

Purchasing

Logistics

Supply Chain Management