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Arman Tuncay

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Professional experiences

Chief of procurement

Renaissance Heavy Industries , Algiers - Permanent contract

From February 2017 to April 2018

General Electric Turbine Manufacturing Plant, Batna, Algeria Groupement Touat Gaz, Gas Production and Processing Facilities, Adrar, Algeria

▪ Establishing and leading the procurement team located at head office in Algiers and project sites
▪ Coordinating procurement activities in between headquarters in Turkey, head office and sites
▪ Developing purchasing policies and ensuring all activities comply with the policies
▪ Managing supplier relations focusing both internal and external stakeholders
▪ Sourcing, negotiating, evaluating offers and managing contracts
▪ Achieving best value for money for all procured goods and services
▪ Managing weekly budget ensuring the purchasing activities continuation as targeted
▪ Gathering and presenting required information for financial analysis and new project proposals
▪ Monitoring procurement key performance indicators

Chief of purchasing and logistics

Gama Power Systems Inc. , Algiers - Permanent contract

From September 2014 to February 2017

Construction of 750 MW Gas Turbine Power Plant, Algiers

▪ Establishing and leading the procurement and logistics team for the project
▪ Coordinating logistics and purchasing activities in between site and headquarters in Turkey
▪ Achieving best value for money for all procured goods and services
▪ Sourcing, negotiating, evaluating, reviewing offers and managing contracts
▪ Managing weekly budget to ensuring purchasing and logistics activities continuation as targeted
▪ Strategically planning and managing logistics; importation, customs, transportation of more than 1200 containers and various other shipments by air
▪ Providing reporting, analytical support to evaluate and reduce logistics and procurement costs
▪ Monitoring procurement key performance indicators

Purchasing and logistics manager

Ahmet Aydeniz Construction Inc. , Male - Permanent contract

From December 2011 to February 2013

Ayada Resort, Magudhuva Island, Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll, Maldives

▪ Establishing an effective purchasing and logistics system according to required standards during a new resort's constructıon and opening phase
▪ Creating and leading a professional and effective purchasing and logistics team
▪ Evaluating and determining appropriate suppliers based on the company policies
▪ Negotiating and executing most effective purchases for all goods and services requested from local and international market
▪ Managing importation activities; customs clearance, payments, transportation
▪ Seeking new products, technologies, logistics solutions to reduce all procurement and logistics costs and improve the quality of acquired goods and services
▪ Reviewing all requests with department heads in order to clarify technical aspects, quality standards, quantity in comparison with offers, related costs and our budget
▪ Reviewing stock inventory levels and purchasing patterns to maximize inventory value
▪ In charge of Ayada Head Office in Male following legal, governmental and financial issues

chief of logistics

Kontek Construction Inc. , Algiers - Permanent contract

From October 2009 to July 2011

Renovation de l'Hotel El Aurassi, Algiers

▪ Establishing an effective purchasing and logistics team sur site
▪ Evaluating and determining appropriate suppliers and service providers
▪ Achieving best value for money for all procured goods and services
▪ Managing importation activities; customs clearance, payments, transport
▪ Preparing a weekly budget to clarify required payments in advance
▪ Reviewing and processing all requisitions with department chiefs and project manager in order to arrange most cost effective supply management solutions according to project schedule

Import representative

Hidromek Inc. , Ankara - Permanent contract

From April 2008 to October 2009

Construction equipment and machinery manufacturer

▪ Planning material supply according to main production schedule
▪ In charge of supplying all imported parts required for the production line of backhoe loaders
▪ Foreign supplier relations management, negotiating for prices and conditions, placing orders, transportation arrangements, payments, all written/verbal correspondence with suppliers
▪ Participating in meetings with suppliers, follow up of meeting notes and attend business dinners
▪ Searching new suppliers and coordinating technical correspondence when necessary
▪ Monitoring all costs involved in the process and seeking for alternatives in order to reduce costs

Purchasing representative

Goksu Construction Technologies Inc. , Istanbul - Permanent contract

From January 2006 to April 2008

Building technologies, materials and equipment manufacturer

▪ Managing all aspects of the commercial relationship between Goksu and all authorized and potential suppliers
▪ Seeking new products, technologies, suppliers to reduce the costs and improve the quality
▪ Evaluating market conditions, analyse existing suppliers, products, prices and competitors
▪ Supplying required parts, raw materials for the production line and other imported goods offered in product range according to production schedule and customers demand
▪ Managing requisitions, orders, importation, customs, payment and transport
▪ Assisting GM regarding commercial issues and technical agenda

Additionals trainings

Executive Master in Global Supply Chain Management


2020 à 2021

Logistics and Supply Chain Management Certificate

Istanbul Technical University

2018 à 2019

Implementing Supply Chain Management System, Demand Planning, Reference Models in Supply Chain Management, Network Design in Supply Chain, Quality Management in Supply Chain, Customer Service Management, Optimization in Logistics, Warehouse Design, Urban Logistics and Disaster Logistics, Modern Purchasing Management, Green Supply Chain Management

Master of International Business

Macquarie University

2003 à 2004

International Business Strategies, International Trade, International Marketing, Entrepreneurial Leadership, International Finance, International Accounting, Computer Applications in Business, Strategic Intelligence

Postgraduate Certificate in Commerce

University of Sydney

2002 à 2003

Finance, Economics, Marketing, Accounting

Bachelor in Fine Arts in Interior Architecture and Environmental Design

Bilkent University

1996 à 2001

Design Studio, Computer Added Design and Geometry, Building Performance, Architectural Acoustics and Fire Safety, Construction and Materials, Human Factors, History of Built Environment, Detailing Studio, Lighting Design, People and Environment, Drawing and Visual Expressions


Lausanne (EPFL) – IML – Executive Master in Global Supply Chain Management – 2021


Anglais - Fluent

Français - Fluent

Turc - Native language


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