David Jennings

David Jennings

Work History

Work History
Jan 2007 - Jan 2009

Imported Finished Goods Logistics Co-Op

  • Supported Automotive Original Equipment Manufacturer with uninterrupted material flow
  • Managed global supply chain from supplier to customer with Material Requirements Planning (MRP) software
  • Provided rapid response to customer questions and concerns
  • Established harmonious relations with customer and overseas supplier through regular contact
  • Utilized online systems to provide Advanced Shipping Notifications for customer
  • Maintained multiple data analysis reports and performance measurements for departmental use
  • Facilitated internal customer to supplier re-sourcing change-over initiative
  • Aided in Value Stream Mapping exercises for continuous improvement goals
  • Assisted Manager & Group Leader with time sensitive tasks that required creating presentations or data queries
Jan 2001 - May 2007

Sergeant (Non-Commissioned Officer)

USMC Reserve
  • Supervised twelve Marines in required annual military qualifications
  • Supported mission accomplishment of company objectives
  • Managed personnel and equipment in arrival and departure operations at airfield (MCAS Al Asad, Iraq) and sea port locations (Port Ash Shuaybah, Kuwait)
  • Managed vehicles and equipment in readiness and deployment operations
  • Supervised preventive maintenance and required repairs on vehicles

Medals Awarded:

Naval Unit CommendationSelected Marine Corps Reserve Medal - Awarded Twice

National Defense Medal - Awarded Twice

Global War on Terrorism - Expeditionary Medal

Naval Sea Service Deployment Ribbon

Armed Forces Reserve Medal with Mobilization Award

Sep 2005 - Oct 2006

Parts Sales Manager

  • Conducted all store operations from opening to closing
  • Supervised two subordinate associates while executing store operations
  • Maintained optimal levels of inventory through regular audits
  • Assisted clients in solving automotive problems with technical knowledge and hands-on demonstrations
  • Sought to ensure that customers' needs were fulfilled in their initial visit
  • Audited cash on-hand multiple times daily to keep registers balanced
  • Maintained presence on store floor to reduce loss from theft

Education

Education
Jan 2005 - Dec 2008

Bachelor of Science

College of Charleston

Course Highlights:

  • Principles of Entrepreneurship
  • Purchasing & Supply Chain MGMT
  • International Marketing
  • Marketing Concepts
  • Principles of Real Estate

Skills

Skills

Spanish Language

  I completed two years of Spanish in college and continue to use the language with my wife who is from Uruguay.