1. 26/02/2015 1 CV - Senior Procurement Representative
Curriculum Vitae – Noel Goodwin
Name Noel Richard Goodwin
Nationality/DOB British / 21-12-1964
Address Sunnybank, 12 Moriah Hill Pontymister Risca NP11 6PZ
Tel 01633 612841 / 07969 849246
Profession Supply Chain Management
Current Position in Firm Senior Procurement Representative
Senior Procurement Representative - Development and deployment of local procurement strategy.
Procurement and commercial lead developing. Implementing, managing and deployment of a large
capital expenditure strategy for various water projects, not just in the UK but overseas projects.
All procurement activities are conducted in line with the European & UK Procurement Regulations as
dictated by our various clients and their governing bodies.
Full responsibility for the commercial relationships with supply chain suppliers and subcontractors.
Provision of support and guidance to other procurement staff and project teams together with
negotiating and awarding all major material and subcontract packages.
Within our Utility Client Base we and take direction from many regulatory Government bodies, for
example, Environmental Agency and Ofwat, as do our colleagues within the public sector
Category Procurement - Development and implementation of a category strategy for a portfolio of
construction materials, site services, capital expenditure for several constructions projects.
Responsibility for the commercial relationships with supply chain suppliers and subcontractors for
Full tender process responsibility from cradle to grave to deliver the needs of their internal customers
SCM within the Dwr Cymru - Welsh Water (DCWW) Alliance leading and developing the Client’s
business objectives. Heading up a procurement team from various alliance partners. Deliver client
service level agreements and KPIs
Lead Auditor for B&V Wales
Responsible for the maintenance of the Quality Assurance activities and the Quality Management
(QMS) and Environmental Management Systems (EMS). Ensuring site compliance to standard
operating procedures and company policies. Responsible for auditing approved vendors and
suppliers to ensure appropriate quality and regulatory requirements are being met.
Manage programme of internal and external audits
Provide QA support for incident investigations
Equipment calibration and maintenance records
QA review and approve controlled documentation
Staff training in QA procedures.
Participate in readiness for regulatory inspection
Provide QA support for the development of new processes
Team Leader Nelson Office
Motivate and decision maker amongst various company disciplines. Ensuring that the group is
working efficiently and in unity.
Duties include training new team members, allocating jobs and workloads, scheduling, completing
team-related paperwork and communicating with managers and senior-level staff members.
Assist in the coordinating and motivating team members. Work productively, and resolve any issues
effectually. Ensuring the success of the team.
2. 26/02/2015 2 CV - Senior Procurement Representative
Izmit Project Turkey – Thames Water’s First Major overseas Design Build and Operate WTW
Project. As Senior Buyer I procured all M&E subcontracts and Purchase Orders on time and within
Budget (several million pound contracts) Hand Picked for the team.
DCWW AMP3 Programme
Specially selected for programme (Completing 14 years to date) Developed local procurement
systems and procures for Both Company and Client
Invited to the role of DCWW Alliance Supply Chain Manager (SCM)
Category Procurement – Seconded as Alliance SCM I developed and managed the category
selection process for Electrical Installation/ MCCs and Civil Subcontractors within the first year of the
B&V Category Management for Mechanical Subcontracts along with Go to Green Projects for
Blowers, Valves and Compressors
Office Set up – Facilitated and managed production office for B&V within South Wales
Senior Procurement Representative encompassing - Procurement Management /
SCM / Lead Auditor
DCWW AMP3, AMP4, AMP5 & G2G Programme 2000 to date
Black & Veatch
Secondment as Alliance Supply Chain Manager 2001 to 2002
Senior Procurement Representative 1996 to
Black & Veatch (Paterson Candy Ltd)
Procurement Representative 1992 to
Black & Veatch (Paterson Candy Ltd)
Trainee Procurement Representative 1991 to
Black & Veatch (PWT Projects Ltd)
Sales Representative 1990 to 1991
Buyer/Production Controller 1987 to 1990
The Coleridge Press Ltd
Documentation Controller and Systems Auditor 1985 to 1986
A B Electronics Limited
Production Control Progress Chaser 1984 - 1985
A B Automotive Ltd
Acorn Computers Limited 1984 to 1984
3. 26/02/2015 3 CV - Senior Procurement Representative
Senior Procurement Officer
My current role has developed from both the Senior Buyer’s and SCM roles detailed below.
Project procurement within Project Centre West (UK) for B&V. The area includes the Welsh
water, Severn Trent and South West Water Authorities, covering various clean and waste
water projects ranging from £500k to £19m.
With my 22 years of experience within SCM I have regularly provided guidance and support in
other regional project centres.
Supplementary duties for this regional role consisting of:
o Resource management
o Project procurement support
o SCM Strategy development
o Team Leader for Office Based Staff
Documentation Control Specialist and Internal Auditing (detailed below).
Supply Chain Manager (Secondment to DCWW)
The DCWW Alliance consisted of several partner organisations made up of the client, cost
consultants process design and civil design Engineers, committed to the partnering philosophy to
delivery Welsh Waters Asset Management Programme 3.
My Role was to manage and oversee:
The initial concept stage through to implementation of Supply Chain Management Strategy
and Action Plan.
Developed and managed a change programme involving all Amp3 contractor and supplier
staff, which was implemented primarily through liaison with Partner organisation ‘Supply
Link Alliance operations with those of the customer
To manage the costs arising within the external supply chain
Look for initiatives that drive down costs.
Develop a solid supply chain structure
Implement continuous improvement programmes.
Manage the relationship with the Alliance supply chain management team.
Manage the relationships with our customers and act as the customer facing contact for all
supply chain development activities and initiatives.
Provide support to the Project Teams on delivering successfully projects.
Developing and Manage the forecasting activities of the Alliance Spend
Manage the relationship and support the internally facing Supply Chain team.
Devising the scope and objectives of each of the contractors individual change programmes,
Ensuring adequate resourcing of individual change programmes and monitoring progress
Develop Alliance standard SCM Procedures and documents
Senior Procurement Officer (Including SCM duties as above exclusively for B&V)
Develop and Provide SCM strategy and action plan within B&V
B&V Representative on Alliance SCM Group
Provide a portfolio of subcontracts to meet the needs of the project team
Define, implement, communicate and review procurement strategies for business services
spend areas to ensure best value
Identify and implement effective supplier sourcing programme in line with project Programmes
Negotiate commercial terms to achieve best value supply and achievement of KPI’s
Provide professional advice on all aspects of procurement policies, procedures and strategies
Manage and review supplier performance in line with KPI’s and internal customer feedback.
Prepare tender and contract documentation and undertake tender briefings and negotiations
with external suppliers in relation to the supply of goods and services.
Manage and deliver assigned projects overseeing all facets of the procurement project cycle
in order to deliver projects on time and in full.
4. 26/02/2015 4 CV - Senior Procurement Representative
Quality Management Systems and Environmental Management Systems for the B&V Office
Responsible for the development and planning of all the audit activities.
Preparation and Evaluation
Reporting and Corrective Action.
Control the auditing processes and procedures using the Guidelines for Quality and
Environmental Management Systems Auditing ISO
Technical understanding of routine QC testing methods
Experienced auditor (both suppliers/contractor and internal audits)
Good knowledge of current industry practices
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work in a cross-functional team environment
Planning and coordination
able to readily adapt to changes in priorities and project schedules.
Help Colleagues understand the real cost of paper – why go digital:
Lost documents, filing expense, and other issues
Comply with procedures and Work Instructions
Organize file room and electronic Documents
Retrieval techniques including storage and indexing
Help Create the right mind set in your office - coping with the cultural change
Help Suppliers Learn about the advantages of the paperless office
Manage paperless audits
Understand the components of document management, Storage, Retrieval, Workflow
Protect your system with the right storage, backup, and other hardware changes
Education and Continuing Professional Development
CIPS Foundation Stage
Optichrome - System Managers Course
CIPS - Law for the Buyer, Contract Drafting
Trilogy Computers - C.I.S. Buyer/Expediter
Computeraid - Windows 95 & office 97 Upgrade Training
Optica – Improving Business Performance through Managing Customer and Supplier Relationships
Warwick University - Rethinking Construction Training Modules
Brian W Totterdill – FIDIC in Practice
E C Harris – Introduction to ECC Contracting
Primavera – Suretrak
Oracle - EPS
DCWW AMP3 –Behavioural Awareness, Effective meetings
DCWW AMP3 - Behavioural Analyst Training
LRQA – Internal QMS Auditor
I have a young family and I enjoy spending my free time with my three sons. I am part of the coaching
team for the local junior football team, providing training and refereeing for their team matches. I
regularly have to attend courses for football coaches and work closely with my colleagues to
encourage and nurture the enjoyment of the young members of the team. I enjoy spending time with
my family at the coast, I have (up until recently) been kite boarding and surfing. I have enjoyed my
interest in fitness and weight training attaining an NVQ coaching qualification for weight training and
am currently a committee member of DCWW on site Gym.