International non-profit volunteer network that unites, promotes and supports professional women in Norway. PWN Norway is part of PWN Global, a federation of city networks in 24 locations around the world.
World of art AS - http://woa.no/ - Original art for homes and businesses. Company sold original art online and organized art related events (exhibitions, auctions). It gave me experience in entrepreneurship, sales, web-design, internet marketing and accounting. The plan is to close the company in coming months.
• Select new suppliers; audit; benchmark new & existing suppliers; analyze and negotiate price
• Create procurement strategies for commodities
• Work closely with R&D to find the most cost effective design/solution for new and existing products
• Set up/manage passive components procurement scheme (e.g. capacitors, connectors, harness, PCBs)
• Take part in and manage projects
• Set up a Supplier Selection Process
• Work on cost down programs and alternative parts’ implementation process
Company went bankrupt
• Worked on several projects: 4 months project was to map opportunities for contract manufacturing, ensure fact based prioritization so that efforts are focused on high potential candidates; 3 months project was to create a 5 years’ strategy for Components Supply worldwide (make/buy, demand growth, value & quantity, currencies & exchange rates, suppliers categorization, etc)