A seasoned professional who is successful in creating innovative solutions to complex and time sensitive projects utilizing diverse workforces in a highly visible environment. A recognized leader with proven ability to develop and deliver solutions that are consistently on-time and on budget.
Oversaw operations that included planning, scheduling and managing an organization comprised of 8 departments and 300 personnel. Successfully consolidated fragmented staff operations to provide time-critical information in support of worldwide operations. Served as principal advisor to a senior executive on issues involving budget, personnel and strategic planning for an organization comprised of 240,000 personnel with a budget of $4 billion.
Creative and Innovative
Identified creative and innovative solutions to problems with the goal of achieving superior results. Expertise in asking probing questions of team members to surface and resolve problems. Rapidly gathered information to develop and implement workable solutions in the minimum amount of time. Proven ability to mesh diverse perspectives in order to create a collaborative and effective team.
Leadership, Mentoring and Team Building
Excelled at accelerating change with strong leadership skills throughout career by mentoring subordinates and building productive working relationships. Established rapport with coworkers, providing inspiration and encouragement to pursue professional goals and, in so doing, improved the quality of the product and the organization. Mentoring produced a high level of motivation and achievement in the work environment.Lauded by a supervisor with comments such as “a natural leader,” “people thrive under his leadership,” and “I have met no one better at team building and problem solving.”
Analytical and Problem Solver
Communicated key information to develop productive and successful relationships. These relationships promoted the discussion of problems or issues and surfaced key questions. Superb analysis and critical thinking skills resulted in effective problem solving. Proven ability to bring diverse perspectives together creating a collaborative and effective team which drove a large and wide-spread organization to success. End results were a clear set of directives allowing coworkers to provide superior customer service that generated additional business opportunities. A previous employer said “ Bruce excels at making sound decisions with imperfect information and limited time.”