Lisa Audley- Supply Chain Manager

Posted 10 months ago


Altamonte Springs, FL

[email protected] • 321-262-7677



Accomplished supply chain manager with career expertise in Logistics, Production Planning, Purchasing and Inventory Control demonstrating excellence project management, problem-solving, analysis, and negotiation.  Foster vendor relationships, lead teams, communicate and collaborate cross functionally with engineering, quality assurance and operations to achieve procurement objectives, maximize resources, and minimize cost.  Core competencies include:

• Procurement • Strategic Planning • Purchasing • Buying • Negotiation • Attention to Detail • Organization

• Effective Communication • Collaboration • Analytical • Vendor Management • Team Leadership

• Project Management • Logistics • Analytical • Inventory Management • Risk Management • Problem Solving • Earned Value Management System (EVMS) • Microsoft Project • SAP



L3HARRIS, Melbourne, FL                                                                                                                                            2020

Senior Procurement Manager

Broad management and leadership knowledge to lead cross-department project teams and manage across the function

  • Provide mentoring and supervision to experienced professionals, lower level supervisors and managers.
  • Assist in development of strategic supplier relationships.
  • Review purchase order packages above procurement managers’ signature authority.
  • Champion organizational objectives and provide guidance to staff members; identifies process improvements and facilitates implementation.
  • Monitor activities against department objectives and submit performance reports to management.
  • Responsible for managing the implementation of functional strategies and recommends operational plans that directly impact business area results.
  • Resolve purchasing related problems and make recommendations. Interface with material, engineering, quality and program management.



SIEMENS ENERGY, Orlando, FL                                                                                                                  2017 – 2019

Procurement Specialist IV

Guided value analysis to identify cost improvements, developed cost saving proposals including make-versus-buy analysis, alternative sourcing and vendor evaluation criteria.

  • Developed complex buying strategies to purchase and arrange timely deliveries of supplies and materials; expedited as needed and liaised between vendors and users.
  • Reviewed and analyzed requisitions and supply plans for domestic and international purchases.
  • Developed project plans, purchasing systems, requests for quotes and new supply sources; evaluated market conditions and negotiates prices, terms and quality requirements.
  • Managed Annual spend in 2018 – $8,346,633; annual spend in 2019 – $11,163,200.
  • Held Signature Authority for $100k on all repair purchase orders.





L-3 COLEMAN AEROSPACE, Orlando, FL                                                                                                         2014 – 2016

Purchasing Supervisor/Senior Buyer IV

Performed all procurement activities in support of major programs to include sourcing, requests for quotes, negotiations, cost/price fair and reasonable analysis and pre-award and post-award supplier management.

  • Established relationships and partnerships with suppliers.
  • Coordinated continuous improvement strategies.
  • Held Signature Authority for up to $250k on all production purchases.


SYMANTEC CORPORATION, Heathrow, FL                                                                                                    2012 – 2013

Service Supply Chain Program Manager

Managed $5.29 million of inventory of spare parts supporting hardware appliances in 283 FSLs (field stocking locations).  Coordinated new country operational requirements.  Managed operations with Service Partner.

  • Developed spare parts network infrastructure.
  • Managed global expansion enablement readiness.
  • Engaged with all cross functional teams on scheduling of new country expansions.
  • Managed effective forward & reverse logistics material flows.
  • Converted IMS project schedule activities into executable, discrete supply chain tasks.

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NORTHROP GRUMMAN LASER SYSTEMS, Apopka, FL                                                                              2005 – 2012


Material Fulfillment Manager, 2009-2012

Supported Man Portable and Ground Vehicle programs from a supply chain perspective; responsible for all production parts within assigned programs to ensure they are delivered on time per the scheduled requirements.  Supervised and trained 7 direct reports to ensure completion of customer requirements.

  • Established partnerships with suppliers and access to global network of resources.
  • Contributed subject matter expertise EVMS and Material EAC reporting to evaluate program progress and procure to pay (P2P).
  • Assisted in coordination and planning of production scheduling activities.


Supply Chain Program Manager, 2008-2009

Managed Airborne and Ground Vehicle programs from a supply chain perspective, including electronic, optic and machined/fabricated parts to ensure they were delivered on time per scheduled requirements.

  • Contributed expert knowledge of Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) to successfully support programs.


Purchasing Supervisor, 2005-2008

Supervised 4 direct reports:  electronic buyer, optics buyer, fab buyer and subcontract administrator.  Provided status updates on all electronic, optic and machined/fabricated parts to ensure they are delivered on time per the scheduled requirements.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in ITAR, FAR, DFARS subcontracts and procurement.
  • Held Signature Authority for up to $100k on all production purchases.
  • Oversaw annual spend of over $100M in 2 business areas (7 programs).




SIEMENS ICN, Lake Mary, FL, │ Order Fulfillment Manager

SPRINT PCS, Dallas, TX │ Regional Logistics/Materials Manager

SONY ELECTRONICS, Kansas City, MO │ Procurement Analyst

WILLIAMS FOODS, INC., Lenexa, KS │ Purchasing Agent




Master of Project Management (MPM)

Keller Graduate School of Management


Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Keller Graduate School of Management


Master of Arts (MA) in Sociology/Criminology

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS


Bachelor of Science (BS) in Interdisciplinary Social Science

Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

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