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GKR Consulting, LLC | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 8, 2014

GKR Consulting, LLC

STRATEGIC SOURCING AND PROCUREMENT MANAGEMENT
   United States
  |   Helotes, TX

Overview

Gerald has enjoyed a progressive career working with top Fortune companies like BMC Software, Accenture, and USAA, delivering proven value added strategic sourcing solutions and innovation that improved company value by generating realized cost savings averaging in the 15% to 20% range year-on-year over the last 10 years. Gerald has experience in high risk, complex negotiations with suppliers for IT, telecommunications, and other indirect spend categories. Ever increasing responsibilities have allowed him to partner with internal and...

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Strategic Sourcing
Procurement
Spend Analysis
Supplier Management
Sourcing & Procurement
Contract Management
Vendor Management
Contract Negotiation
Supply Management
Strategy

Service Description

An experienced professional with over 15 years of innovative accomplishments leading cross functional teams in strategic sourcing initiatives for a number of Fortune 500 companies. A strong strategic thinker, using spend analytics, market based data, and executive communication skills to achieve positive and progressive results. Personally committed to the on time delivery of defined products and services and ensuring measurable cost savings are realized in the bottom line.

Effective team building, communications, and interpersonal skills which allow seamless interactions with stakeholders, business leaders, and third party providers. Focused on a positive end result while staying informed of current needs and deadlines. Recognized for successfully completing strategic projects, recommending efficiency solutions, processes, and procedures all resulting in enhanced operations and improving the Company’s competitive position on an enterprise and global level.

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Leadership
Seven Step Strategic Sourcing
Category Management
Indirect Spend
Contract Development
Contract Negotiations
Contract Management
Supplier Relationship Management
RFx Management and Supplier Qualification/Selection
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