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Ted S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 23, 2012

Ted S.

Senior Business Analyst
   United States
Washington

Overview

Senior procurement & ERP consultant with 12+ years of experience in process engineering and automation, qualified for executive consulting position to guide public sector technology projects, procurement best practice analysis, ERP implementation, change management, and reporting.

Expert in crafting solutions that deliver public transparency and collaborative workflow. Unsurpassed analytical & writing skills, exceptional communication, organization and interpersonal skills, and instinctive ability to envision solutions across the enterprise.

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Technical Writing Skills Certification
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Service Description

EXPERIENCE
Addison Spencer Consulting Services LLC since 2007
Provide executive and hands-on consulting services to governments for implementing & improving procurement and financial systems. Clients:

Southern State: Provided expert analysis for complex statewide ERP upgrade focusing on procurement activities, including phased implementation, commodity code, purchase card, and vendor management.

DC Office of the Chief Technology Office
Provided expert support to CTO Vivek Kundra for Ariba Buyer e-Procurement application and related strategic services. Conceived and developed RFP resulting in $75M contract for IT Staff Augmentation that saved $10M/year in staffing costs.
Functional SME for Ariba Buyer upgrade. Streamlined voucher processing and eliminated redundant processes and databases, allowing vendors to be paid on time instead of 90-120 days. Introduced usable catalogs for purchasing in Ariba Buyer. Wrote Strategic Plan to improve District procurement and payment technology. Drove plan to move District payments to EFT, saving wire transfer and check costs.
Recognized by Vivek Kundra, CTO, for excellence

Texas Dept of Information Resources
Built Strategic Sourcing & Analytics team to introduce business intelligence. Implemented Business Objects, provided strategic sourcing expertise for IT contracts. Co-managed project to build data warehouse for sales reporting and revenue recognition. Designed and built vendor performance application, saving agency $200K.

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Education

University of Texas at Austin
Doctor of Philosophy
1987 - 1992
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