NORMAN KATZ - CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

20+ ERP PROJECTS

Vendor Compliance Chargeback Reduction

20+ ERP PROJECTS

Software vendors include: Microsoft Navision, Sage, NetSuite, QuickBooks, IFS. Engagements include vendor selection, implementation, operations realignment, data conversion/migration, user rights/roles security, reporting, usage, business process improvement, EDI integration.   

15+ EDI Projects

Vendor Compliance Chargeback Reduction

20+ ERP PROJECTS

 Software vendors include: Kissinger, TrustedLink/Inovis/OpenText, SPS, TrueCommerce, DiCentral. Engagements include vendor selection, implementation, ERP integration, operations realignment, data mapping.  

Vendor Compliance Chargeback Reduction

Vendor Compliance Chargeback Reduction

Vendor Compliance Chargeback Reduction

Reduced annual supply chain chargeback penalties beginning and ranging from $100,000 to $1M within weeks to months.  Achieved via collaboration with customers, contract manufacturers, and contract distributors (e.g. 3PLs).   Targeted both operational and technical compliance issues.

Supply Chain Consultant to VICS

Developed Mission Critical Software

Vendor Compliance Chargeback Reduction

Served as Supply Chain Consultant to VICS (Voluntary Interindustry Commerce Solutions), the retail industry’s trade association, from 01/2008 to 12/2011. I authored an e-learning supplier education course on best practices in supply chain applications and business process optimization. Presented on committee actions at meetings and conferences. 

Supply Chain Consultant to NMMA

Developed Mission Critical Software

Developed Mission Critical Software

Served as Supply Chain Consultant to NMMA (National Marine Manufacturers Association), the marine industry’s largest trade association, from 01/2003 to 12/2007. In this capacity I led marine industry’s meetings between manufacturers, distributors, and retailers. I advised and directed the development of a marine industry EDI platform, developed barcode standards, and presented findings and updates at industry meetings.

Developed Mission Critical Software

Developed Mission Critical Software

Developed Mission Critical Software

Developed mission-critical software, including: 

  • CAPA (corrective actions / preventative actions)
  • Employee training tracking
  • Material and labor costing
  • Point-of-sale data capture for product warranty validation and creation
  • Pharmaceutical carton barcode labeling (including compliance to 21 CFR Part 11)
  • Blood plasma carton barcode labeling (distributed nationwide)
  • CPG product barcode labeling and pick-and-pack. 
  • Retail compliance labels. 
  • Fixed asset management, including barcode tags and software.