Keith Jones

Keith Jones

SVP & Chief Procurement Officer at ARRIS

Location
Greater Philadelphia Area
Industry
Telecommunications

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Keith Jones's Overview

Current
  • Chief Procurement Officer at ARRIS
Past
  • Senior Advisor at Pace Harmon
  • Independent Management Consultant at Keith Jones - Supply Management Consulting
  • VP Operations Shared Services and Sourcing Governance at Aetna
  • Chief Procurement Officer & Head of Expense Management at Aetna
  • Vice President, Supply Management at Motorola
  • Supply chain leadership roles with increasing responsiblity at Hewlett-Packard, ALZA and General Instrument
  • Manufacturing Productivity Improvement Consultant at Georgia Tech Research Institute
  • Submarine Warfare Officer, USS ATLANTA (SSN 712) at United States Navy
Education
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Keith Jones' Summary

Supply Chain executive with 20+ years of procurement, sourcing, service operations and consulting experience delivering results that meet client/stakeholder needs, reduce costs, grow revenue and improve productivity.

Specialties:
• Procurement and Strategic Sourcing
• Business Process Optimization and Outsourcing
• Shared Services Organization Design and Implementation
• Sourcing Governance and Risk Management
• Supplier Relationship and Performance Management
• Organization Development and Team Building
• Change Management and Performance Improvement
• Collaboration and Communication
• Converting Vision to Value

Keith Jones' Experience

Chief Procurement Officer

ARRIS

Public Company; 5001-10,000 employees; ARRS; Telecommunications industry

August 2013Present (1 year 3 months) Horsham, PA

Senior Advisor

Pace Harmon

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Management Consulting industry

February 2011August 2013 (2 years 7 months) Washington D.C. Metro Area

Consulting firm serving Fortune 500 and middle market companies through the delivery of advisory services that dramatically improve the outcomes our clients receive from business process and information technology outsourcing, procurement, strategic sourcing, supplier management and sourcing governance.

Independent Management Consultant

Keith Jones - Supply Management Consulting

March 2009January 2011 (1 year 11 months)

VP Operations Shared Services and Sourcing Governance

Aetna

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; AET; Insurance industry

October 2005March 2009 (3 years 6 months)

Chief Procurement Officer & Head of Expense Management

Aetna

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; AET; Insurance industry

February 2003October 2005 (2 years 9 months)

Vice President, Supply Management

Motorola

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; MMI; Consumer Electronics industry

January 2000February 2003 (3 years 2 months)

VP Supply Management (Procurement, Sourcing and Logistics) for the Broadband Communications Sector. Co-Leader, Motorola Procurement Leadership Council.

Supply chain leadership roles with increasing responsiblity

Hewlett-Packard, ALZA and General Instrument

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; HPQ; Information Technology and Services industry

June 1988January 2000 (11 years 8 months)

Manufacturing Productivity Improvement Consultant

Georgia Tech Research Institute

Nonprofit; 1001-5000 employees; Research industry

January 1987June 1988 (1 year 6 months)

Submarine Warfare Officer, USS ATLANTA (SSN 712)

United States Navy

Government Agency; 10,001+ employees; Military industry

June 1981October 1986 (5 years 5 months)

Keith Jones' Skills & Expertise

  1. Sourcing & Procurement
  2. Business Process Outsourcing
  3. Information Technology Outsourcing
  4. Shared Services
  5. Supply Chain Management
  6. Executive Management
  7. Lean Six Sigma
  8. Supplier Management
  9. Contract Negotiation
  10. Service Delivery
  11. Change Management
  12. Enterprise Risk Management
  13. Business Transformation
  14. Strategic Leadership
  15. Project Planning
  16. Project Execution
  17. Expense Management
  18. Cost Reduction
  19. Management Consulting
  20. Performance Management
  21. Talent Management
  22. Organizational Development
  23. Strategic Sourcing
  24. Business Process Improvement
  25. Offshore Operations
  26. Service Operations
  27. Achieving Results
  28. Supplier Diversity
  29. Mentoring
  30. Client Relationship Building
  31. Sourcing Governance
  32. Supply Management
  33. Outsourcing
  34. Project Management
  35. IT Outsourcing
  36. Strategy
  37. BPO
  38. Procurement
  39. Sourcing
  40. Supply Chain
  41. Organizational Design
  42. Risk Management
  43. Continuous Improvement
  44. Performance Improvement
  45. Cross-functional Team Leadership
  46. Vendor Management
  47. Process Improvement
  48. Program Management
  49. Business Strategy
  50. Business Process Re-engineering

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Keith Jones' Education

Georgia Institute of Technology

BSME, Mechanical Engineering

19771981

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