Mark Herndon

  • Louisville, Kentucky Area, US
Mark Herndon

Work History

Work History
Jan 2014 - Present

Purchasing Commodity Manager

Sentry Group
In addition to Product Master Data Analyst responsibilities my primary functions now include facilitating the replenishment of supplies and maintain the timely availability of materials required for the production of all Schwab, Cannelton manufactured products. Analyze requirements of materials needed for all production, contact vendors, order required materials, and schedule for timely delivery to accommodate productions needs. Supplies, services, and maintenance items are ordered through requisitioning systems.
Jun 2005 - Present

Product Master Data Analyst

Sentry Group
Communicate with all departments including engineering, production, purchasing, and customer service to insure timely, smooth, and accurate manufacture of fire resistant files, cabinets, safes, and vault doors utilizing JIT, KANBAN, and lean manufacturing techniques. Responsible for setting up and maintaining product data in the company's business ERP system, using SAP to provide support for all departments that utilize this system. Established accurate bill of materials and production routes that help provide accurate costing and inventory control. Enabled the sheet metal department to minimize manufactured part shortages and improved resource planning.