Chris Hanks

Chris Hanks

Advisor / Analyst

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About Me

ProcurementFreelancers.com is a global freelancers marketplace supporting procurement organisations find, hire, work with, and pay freelance procurement experts.


COMPANY NAME: Procurement Freelancers

JOB TITLE: Advisor / Analyst

FUNCTION: Procurement

INDUSTRY: Other

CATEGORY: Professional Services

CURRENT LEVEL OF RESPONSIBILITY: Other



Work experience

Procurement Recruiter

ProcurementFreelancers.com SPRL

January 2019 - Present | United States

I'm Advisor at PFL SPRL.
ProcurementFreelancers.com is a marketplace supporting procurement organisations find, hire, work with, and pay freelance procurement experts.

Whether it is a corporate or a public entity ProcurementFreelancers.com facilitates the matching of procurement organisations’ project requirements with best in class purchasing experts in Sourcing/Category Management, Supplier Development, Quality Control and auditing, or advisory services

Director of Efficiency- China

Organization, Supply Chain

August 2001 - November 2004 ( 3 years, 3 months ) | Shanghai

As a C-level member, I endeavoured to make Information Systems and Supply Chain a booster to our strategy and commercial goals. Spearheaded high-value projects to drive efficiency and accuracy encompassing streamlining Information Systems, moving to Cloud and implementing collaborative tools such as the Google Suite. Oversaw daily activities to ensure cohesive operations including cross-docking, stock flows, piece picking, drop containers, night deliveries, and automated replenishment.
• Slashed expenses by reducing number of vendors with better bidding process.
• Decreased IT budget by $2M while increasing number of stores.
• Developed and implemented strategic planning to promote lean processes, enhance operations and improve Supply Chain.