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ILEA VICTOR GELU

Continuous Improvement Specialist
Targu Mures

Summary

Versatile Supply Chain Management Analyst with advanced knowledge of financial, business development and operational areas. Steps into new areas with adaptable approach. Practiced problem-solver with 20 years of experience in Logistics. Accomplished Consultant drives organizational improvements through leveraging expertise in research and system enhancement. Well-versed in collaborating with employees and leaders to resolve control and procedural problems negatively affecting business operations. Dedicated to cost, process and resource optimization.

To seek and maintain full-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills, automation seeker -permanently looking for solutions to automatize processes and reduce loss.

Overview

21
years of professional experience
8
years of post-secondary education
6
Certifications
3
Languages

Work History

FrieslandCampina Romania, Targu Mures

Continuous Improvement Specialist- Logistics
2021.08 - Current (2 years & 10 months)

Job overview

  • Interfaced with other departments to identify improvement opportunities to drive high quality and productive processes.
  • Facilitated cross-functional projects created to analyze and design sequence of operations and workflow to improve execution.
  • Conducted studies pertaining to cost control, cost reduction, inventory control and production record systems.
  • Executed continuous improvement programs and employed lean tools and methodologies.
  • Gathered, documented, and modeled data to assess business trends.
  • Provided professional services and support in a dynamic work environment.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Proven ability to learn quickly and adapt to new situations.
  • Participated in team projects, demonstrating an ability to work collaboratively and effectively.
  • Produced detailed and relevant reports for use in making business decisions, using SQL, Excel, Power BI, Power Apps, SAP data flows we have built different data workstreams that have been the source for a bucket of dashboards to track Transportation Cost , Warehouse KPI's, Costumer order pattern, Returns KPI, Losses KPI etc
  • Automated internal processes using SAP scripting , Power Automation and SQL Procedures and Agents
  • Compiled research data and gave professional presentations highlighting finds and recommended optimizations.

Friesland Campina Romania, Targu Mures

Logistics Specialist
2019.12 - 2021.07 (1 year & 7 months)

Job overview

  • Oversaw complex projects for senior leaders by ensuring timely and cost-effective delivery.
  • Streamlined office operations using automation, oversaw client communications, managed record tracking and data communication activities.
  • Detected and resolved multifaceted issues related to business direction and operations.
  • Coordinated incoming and outgoing shipments to maintain schedules.
  • Conducted studies pertaining to cost control, cost reduction, inventory control and transportation record systems ex: implementation of SAP TM cost structure that reduced with 80% the time needed for cost handling and increased data accuracy
  • Evaluated current processes to develop improvement plans.
  • Recommended data operational improvements based on tracking and analysis of cost and volumes data, by building Power BI dashboards based on SAP data stream for tracking different KPI's like transport costs, returns, warehouse fill-up, Cost/kg, Trucks fill-up etc .
  • Evaluated diverse organizational systems to identify workflow, communication, and resource utilization issues.
  • Exercised leadership capabilities by successfully motivating and inspiring others.
  • Demonstrated strong organizational and time management skills while managing multiple projects.

VIC TRANS SRL, TARGU MURES

Transportation Manager
2007.12 - 2019.12 (12 years)

Job overview

  • Assessed and targeted customer needs to forge and cultivate productive relationships and maintain top satisfaction levels.
  • Prepared and updated employees' daily work schedules and resolved delivery problems.
  • Planned and supervised shipments from production to end-user and scheduled daily and weekly routes.
  • Oversaw team of 14 drivers by reviewing performance to promote timely and efficient deliveries and operations.
  • Coordinated driver dispatch to accomplish daily delivery requirements.
  • Organized records of vehicles, schedules and completed orders.
  • Using Six Sigma standards have saved 5000 overtime hours for substantial savings in labor costs.
  • Researched distance, traffic patterns and other aspects to determine cost-effective and productive routes for deliveries.
  • Secured discounts from third-party logistics service providers to deliver substantial cost savings (truck servicing, spare parts, truck acquisitions, fuel).
  • Negotiated contracts with outside providers and rates for facility leases to minimize costs to company.

Bank Leumi Romania, Targu Mures

Account Specialist
2005.12 - 2007.12 (2 years)

Job overview

  • Set up new customer accounts and updated existing profiles with latest information.
  • Observed financial transaction laws and regulations for full accounts compliance.
  • Prospected for new customers in target areas or demographics to bring in new business.
  • Adhered to standards of quality and service as well as all compliance requirements.
  • Built relationships with customers and community to promote long term business growth.
  • Collaborated with managers to provide customer feedback and recommend operational changes to meet emerging trends.
  • Met with customers to discuss and ascertain needs, tailor solutions and close deals.
  • Greeted customers and offered assistance with selecting best banking packages that suited their personal needs.

VIC TRANS SRL, Targu Mures

Transportation Coordinator
2002.09 - 2005.11 (3 years & 2 months)

Job overview

  • Identified appropriate travel routes in accordance with applicable traffic and bulk cargo transportation laws, regulations, protocols, and guidelines.
  • Coordinated dispatching of 5-10 drivers to accomplish daily delivery requirements.
  • Provided timely transportation of diverse clients facilities.
  • Determined most effective mode and routing of materials to customer locations and company facilities.
  • Negotiating transport fees, based on distance, transport complexity , LTL, FTL
  • Tracked shipments from dispatch through delivery to verify timely arrival.
  • Coordinated driver dispatch to accomplish daily delivery requirements.
  • Maintained accurate shipment, invoice and expense documentation for reliable reference.
  • Implemented tracking and tracing software to improve shipment monitoring
  • Developed strategies to reduce transportation costs and increase operational performance.
  • Worked with service providers to resolve issues and correct delays.
  • Coordinated schedules and communicated changes to customers.
  • Analyzed transportation data to identify improvement opportunities.
  • Built and maintained strong partner relationships for smooth, cost-effective logistics.
  • Met safety and regulatory standards for full operational compliance.

Education

Liceul Electromures Targu Mures

High School Diploma
1998.09 - 2002.06 (3 years & 9 months)

University Overview

Universitatea Dimitrie Cantemir Targu Mures

from Accounting, Banks And Economy
2002.09 - 2006.06 (3 years & 9 months)

University Overview

Skills

    Active Listening

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Software

Power BI Desktop

Excel

SAP

Word

Power Point

Power Apps

Python

Microsoft Visual Studio

SSMS- Microsoft SQL Management Studio

Languages

Hungarian

English

Romanian

Certification

LEAN Management Course -UDEMY

Photographie

Photographie

A person who likes to reduce workload, with high attention to details and improvement opportunities.

Prefers to have recurrent tasks made automatically by computers/ systems and let the humans free for what they are best at - solving complex problems that can't be managed by computers and free up time for personal development.

Continuously invested in personal development not only in digital knowledge but also in operational knowledge to understand what flows can be digitalized and to be able to also be a problem solver.


Timeline

Microsoft Power Bi Associate Certification

2022-02
Continuous Improvement Specialist- Logistics
FrieslandCampina Romania
2021.08 - Current (2 years & 10 months)

LEAN Management Course -UDEMY

2021-07

Power BI Udemy Course

2020-08
Logistics Specialist
Friesland Campina Romania
2019.12 - 2021.07 (1 year & 7 months)
Transportation Manager
VIC TRANS SRL
2007.12 - 2019.12 (12 years)

Brokerage Course

2006-06
Account Specialist
Bank Leumi Romania
2005.12 - 2007.12 (2 years)

Inssurance Broker Course

2004-06
Transportation Coordinator
VIC TRANS SRL
2002.09 - 2005.11 (3 years & 2 months)
Universitatea Dimitrie Cantemir
from Accounting, Banks And Economy
2002.09 - 2006.06 (3 years & 9 months)

Transportation Coordinator Course

2002-08
Liceul Electromures
High School Diploma
1998.09 - 2002.06 (3 years & 9 months)
ILEA VICTOR GELUContinuous Improvement Specialist