Jeffrey Rico


Over the past 25 years I have held a variety of positions in management, procurement, MRO procurement, planning, inventory control, and employee training. My strengths include system skills, analytical skills, planning, scheduling, employee training and all aspects of management.

I have experience in SAP, SRM, JD Edwards, Microsoft Excel and Lean practices.

I am confident that my comprehensive experience would serve as an asset to your organization. My record is one of increased responsibility, variety of job assignments and solid accomplishments.

Work History

Work History
Nov 2010 - Present

Senior Procurement Specialist


Work in IT/Telcom Sourcing

Manage sourcing for Staff augmentation purchase orders and Contract Work Authorization

SAP SRM Knowledge

Maintain records of all purchase orders to ensure SOX compliance

Aug 2007 - Oct 2008

Senior Buyer


Purchased manufacturing, MRO inventory, materials, equipment & services

Analyze and develop forecasting models and budgets. Prepare, analyze, negotiate and maintain supplier agreements and contracts.

Negotiate, comprehensive bidding & contracts with vendors, suppliers and contract manufacturers.

Expert knowledge in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.Analyzed cost of inventory and reported to upper management.Develop and maintain departmental policies and procedures.

Maintain and prepare weekly reports and departmental metrics.

JDE MRP experience

Jul 2007 - Feb 2008

Procurement Manager

ASC Profiles Inc.

Manage, supervise, direct and coach salaried planning/procurement employees.

Purchase production, MRO inventory, materials, equipment & services

Bid & Negotiate contracts with external suppliers

Develop, analyze and execute planning models and schedules.

Implement department cost and quality objectives.Prepare financial cost analysis reports. Act as liaison with vendors and suppliers.

Expert knowledge in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Oct 1995 - Dec 2004

Senior Buyer

Hewlett Packard

Manage, analyze and execute material supply chain inventory and cost.Data analyst developing inventory reports for analysis by upper management.Develop, maintain and manage supplier contracts to ensure compliance.

Trained and facilitated training classes for external customers.

SAP experience





Tax Preparer

Certified Tax Preparer - California