Daniel Weaver

Daniel Weaver

Supply Chain Manager

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Professional Profile

Supply chain manager with experience in negotiation, leadership, and execution. An exceptional team player with a history of using leadership, logic, and unique ideas in order to maximize productivity and profitability in any challenge or opportunity. Dedicated to maintaining integrity and ethical leadership in every endeavor as a part of a company’s strong foundation.

Education

May 2012

Texas Christian University

MBA Supply Chain Management


  • GPA - 3.5
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification May 2011
  • INSC 70970 Enterprise Resource Planning Systems and SAP Lab
  • Member of the Supply and Value Chain Club
  • Neeley & Associates Consulting – Lockheed Martin: ROI in pursuing manufacturing excellence awards
  • Study Abroad Program - Supply Chain Concepts Delhi/Mumbai, India – December 2010

August 2008

University of Texas at Arlington

BBA - Operations Management


  • APICS Association for Operations Management UTA Student Chapter Member - Vice President of Events Fall 2006

Work Experience

December 2011 - Present

Manager, Procurement Analytics

Fidelity Investments


  • Oversaw requirements gathering, developed, and maintain the Procurement Operations Management tool, a relational database used to manage projects and workflow across the procurement organization
  • Managed the Supplier Performance Management program including developing and presenting improvement plans for vendors
  • Created and presented proposal to evolve the Supplier Performance Management program into a self-service product to achieve a broader scale and then developed processes and led training to accomplish this
  • Compile, produce, and present monthly and quarterly KPI reports for management including analysis on potential improvements
  • Develop key performance indicators and other metrics through collaboration with functional managers to help monitor and improve their teams performance
  • Participated in 5S and visual management continuous improvement projects
  • Develop queries and reports in BI tools such as OBIEE, Cognos, and Hyperion

Summer 2011

Quality and Operations Manager

Bell Helicopter


  • Worked with inbound logistics and export control to increase visibility and improve order processing time
  • Initiated data collection, analysis and presentation for performance reporting.
  • Developed Repair and Overhaul Center repair turn-around time, and quality metrics
  • Participated in 5S and visual management continuous improvement projects
  • Developed courseware tracking solution to assist in isolating, tracking and creating new training requirements

May 2008 - August 2010

Quality and Operations Manager

Fort Worth Gasket & Supply


  • Led initiative to improve on time delivery score by 38% which was instrumental in securing additional long term contracts with the Department of Defense
  • Led proposal teams and developed new toolsets used in preparing successful bid responses to RFPs for the Department of Defense and prime contractors such as Boeing and Northrop Grumman
  • Responsible for negotiations with suppliers and buyers in the government and private sector
  • Managed improvements in flow of parts and information to and from warehouse operations which led to a reduction in backorders and increased productivity
  • Managed logistics and scheduled product movement from supplier and inventory to final customer
  • Responsible for developing and implementing processes for screening and cultivating potential suppliers.

Technical Skills

  • OBIEE
  • IBM Cognos
  • Hyperion (Brio)
  • Basic SQL
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Microsoft Access
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification
  • SAP
  • MiniTab
  • Basic Web Design & HTML



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