Present: alfanar group
AKA/Misspellings: Mazin Zawal, Mazen Zwal.
Specialties: Procurement, supplier development, web application development, back end and front-end services, business process development, ERP and cloud systems (SAP, Oracle, Ariba and Vision).
November 2016 - Present
âž¢ Research external market information and entrepreneurial companies to identify potential sources and suppliers.
âž¢ Assess new and existing supplier capabilities to meet product, cost, quality, capacity and fulfillment ensuring suppliers are able to meet requirements for performance, quality, cost and delivery of components and requirements for TS 16949, ISO 14001 and other applicable customer and internal system and reputation requirements.
âž¢ Drive improvements utilizing Lean methodologies, supplier scorecards and own supplier audit, ensuring supplier compliance, whilst driving systematic problem solving and process improvement plans to deliver value.
âž¢ Track the supplierâ€™s performance indicators, based on their scorecards and rankings, to facilitate and develop the supply baseâ€™s ability to consistently meet or exceed defined expectations.
âž¢ Act as consultant to communicate and coach the Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering and procurement organizations to drive cost effective improvements to Quality and Manufacturing processes, minimizing waste, introduce new products and improve product design.
âž¢ Provide technical expertise and leadership to sourcing and development of suppliers with respect to technology, performance, quality, cost, logistics and delivery.
âž¢ Assist with new product launch by working with suppliers to ensure that key milestones are achieved.
âž¢ Work with Engineering (Design and Manufacturing Engineers) team to define process parameters and criteria to ensure supplier process capability is effective to meet product and process requirements.
âž¢ Analyze and evaluate all purchasing requisitions to ensure clarity and completeness in description of material and equipment.
âž¢ Detailed planning and reporting activities related to procurement.
âž¢ Lead comparative analyses documents related to specs, price, delivery conditions and mode of transportation.
Jan 2013 - Nov 2016
âž¢ Studying the specifications, doing the market research; find new sources for Raw Materials, consumables and other items.
âž¢ Sending the enquiries to existing as well new suppliers, evaluating offers making comparison ,doing the negotiation.
âž¢ Finalization of PO in coordination with Planning/QC/Production/Technical departments. Follow with suppliers, co-ordination with the logistics for smooth custom clearance âž¢ Co-ordination for declaration for insurance and insurance claims.
âž¢ Implementation of ISO 9000 and proper management of quality system documents.
âž¢ Supplier performance analysis, preparation of MIS reports.
âž¢ Cost saving, simplification, standardization.
âž¢ Identifying and qualifying new vendors, evaluating their technical, commercial and capacity capabilities.
âž¢ Developing new Vendors, assisting them in meeting technical requirement.
âž¢ Negotiating prices and terms of business for the new products.
âž¢ Working with new and existing Vendors to constantly improve quality, price and delivery performance.
Jan 2012 - Jan 2013
âž¢ Part of electrical maintenance team responsible of these factories: (Metal Factory, Low & Medium Voltage Factory and MCB Factory).
âž¢ Follow up technicians team tasks and evaluate them.
âž¢ Repairing breakdowns and follow up preventive maintenance plan.
âž¢ Manage SAP operation activities and insert all data related with techniciansâ€™ time and machine problems.
âž¢ Manage purchasing activities of required spare parts and factory services requests (machine wise).
âž¢ Manage suppliers relations and follow up service and warranty contracts. (Machines suppliers).
Jul 2009 - Jan 2012
I have edited three books on university:
1- Electromagnetic Theory (English language) - 2009.
2- Electromagnetic Theory (Arabic language) - 2010.
3- Electric Circuit Analysis â€“ second edition (at Arabic language) - 2011.
I have attended to EMC â€“ Lab (Electromagnetic Compatibility Laboratory) in 2010 â€“ 2011, and have trained on using of measurement system â€“ instrumentation and electromagnetic measuring techniques computer aided.
We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.