SHANGHAI HANSI INDUSTRIAL-Shanghai, China Plan and implement processes and procedures for company product purchases in order to decrease costs; tactical procurement Analyze supplier quotes and select products from suppliers based on price and quality. Negotiate shipping and receiving contracts ensuring on time delivery for critical inventory. Work with suppliers to expedited delivery and resolving product issues. Review purchasing agreements to find errors, detect commissions, identify price changes and eliminate duplication. Dealing with the import-customs clearance, duties and regulations Yearly import volume handled: 1.500. 000 EUR, 20 suppliers from EMEA region Analyzed spend and identified profit-boosting opportunities including one where $30 million in spend was redirected from non-contracted suppliers to preferred suppliers, saving $5 million annually. Led 43 contract negotiations, collectively reducing annual expenses by $22 million. Cut the average sourcing cycle time in half by implementing a ten-step strategic sourcing process.