Basic Info

Nathan Hunter

More than 15 years

Cairo, Egypt

Vocational

Manager

Work Experience

Sr. Security/ Operations Manager-Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia at AIDCO

Experience Details

Sr. Security/ Operations Manager-Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia

Operations/Management, Logistics/Supply Chain, Project/Program Management

Manager

Sr. Operations Manager, Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia
1. Lead the overall planning of the program and proactively monitor its overall progress, security management system and risk assessment, operational management, transportation and logistics issues, and resolving issues over an extensive area with multiple locations in the AOR
2. Plan, forecast, and promote business of FMCG (Dairy and Poultry products), introducing and customizing new brand names and products, coordinate various aspects of the operating territories, supply and inventory, identify new sources, as well as training to the staff in the AOR for new products and promotions.
3. Establish exclusivity distributorships and maintaining coordination to include negotiating and finalizing agreements with international vendors, shippers and transportation. Study prices in accordance with market demand and engagement/ seasonal needs.
4. Increased business volume and spectrum by more than 55% and profitability by 33% in the first year. Performed follow up reports for all events such as sales and business meetings, set up booths, producing detailed proposals for events (e.g. timelines, venues, suppliers, legal obligations, staffing and budgets);
5. Developed, implemented and maintained logistics procedures for all the foreign orders’ up till arrival to various locations ensuring compliance with all applicable regulations both locally and globally; consistent with company policy and cost objective.
6. Direct involvement in the readiness and operational fleet status; and ensure maximum up time with zero accident, compliance, budget, and movement of more than 1200 vehicles and trucks to include moving clients’ goods throughout the AOR, and close to 2800 staff members
7. Develop and monitoring monthly, quarterly, and annual Key Performance Indicators (KPI) in accordance with cost analysis, P&L Performance Standards; QA/QC, to include, multiple remote sites management.
8. Developing corporate intelligence resources by maintaining awareness of individuals, competition and business opportunities, as well as regular evaluation of vendors for continuing improvement.


Company Details

AIDCO (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

51-100 employees

FMCG, Logistics and Supply Chain

N/A

Jan 2010 to present (6 years 11 months)
Sr. Public Relations Officer (Kuwait/ Iraq) - Area Support Group Kuwait (ASG-KU) at CSA Ltd, (Part of AECOM Government Services)

Experience Details

Sr. Public Relations Officer (Kuwait/ Iraq) - Area Support Group Kuwait (ASG-KU)

Customer Service/Support, Operations/Management, Quality

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Sr. Public Relations Officer (Kuwait/ Iraq) - Area Support Group Kuwait (ASG-KU)
1. Managed and delegated daily issues and security concerns between the US Embassy, US Army, and Kuwaiti Ministries of Interior, Justice, Immigration, and many other government entities. Prepare contract change notices, monitor contractor performance, including the reporting and status of contractor and owner deliverables.
2. Coordinated and tracked a fleet of more than 2,500 vehicles, including serviceability, vendor performance, and contractual compliance in accordance with the laws of the State of Kuwait, US government regulations, and in the best interest of the company.
3. Assisted in developing and implementing local security policy and procedures as well as investigate internal policy violations, embezzlement, and theft, internal and external fraud.
4. Directed development and communication between the company, vendors, and several Kuwaiti Ministries, which in return saved the company millions of dollars in potential write offs thus contributing to profitability.


Company Details

CSA Ltd, (Part of AECOM Government Services) (multinational)

Kuwait City, Kuwait

More than 1000 employees

Business Services - Other, Government

N/A

Jan 2005 to Dec 2009 (4 years 11 months)
Middle East Security Liaison Officer/ Security Risk Assessment/ Logistics and Transportation at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)

Experience Details

Middle East Security Liaison Officer/ Security Risk Assessment/ Logistics and Transportation

Operations/Management, Logistics/Supply Chain, Customer Service/Support

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Middle East Security Liaison Officer/ Transportation & Logistics, HA/DR mission (USA/ Kuwait/ Iraq)
1. Operated under the Command of Gen. Jay Garner (Ret.) on the Advance Team during the ORHA campaign to ensure communications, transportation, logistics, budgetary support and readiness, as well as meeting objectives during wartime in a timely manner.
2. Managed and maintained the fleet’s serviceability and readiness status of more than 500 heavy tankers and 350 drivers, in addition to the delivery of more than 2 million liters of fuel and supply to its final destination by organizing daily convoys from Kuwait to Iraq.
3. Lead negotiations on contracting and sub-contracting, performance, supply, outsourcing, and services, to include transportation and logistics issues.
4. Worked closely with International and local NGOs on:
a. Provide technical support on M&E and evidence-based recommendations to the relevant Project Manager and Partners.
b. Manage evaluation processes, including liaising with external stakeholders and service providers, creating terms of reference and evaluation guidelines, and ensure that baseline studies are conducted for all projects and that information is stored for future use.
5. Participated and directed Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief missions (HA/DR) on the provision of health care, education, infrastructure improvements, and humanitarian aid.
6. Worked closely with UNEVOC Centers and UNEVOC Associate Centers on ways to improve and contribute to the process of renovation of Technical Vocational Education, Training (TVET) systems.


Company Details

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (multinational)

Baghdad, Iraq

More than 1000 employees

Government, Business Services - Other, Management Consulting

N/A

Dec 2002 to Dec 2004 (2 years)
Host Nation Security Liaison Officer, USA/ Prince Sultan Air Base, AL-Kharj, Saudi Arabia at ALC, Inc.

Experience Details

Host Nation Security Liaison Officer, USA/ Prince Sultan Air Base, AL-Kharj, Saudi Arabia

Project/Program Management, Customer Service/Support, Administration

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Host Nation Security Liaison Officer, USA/ Prince Sultan Air Base, AL-Kharj, Saudi Arabia
1. Assigned to the 363rd Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron and The Office of Special Investigations (AFOSI).
2. Responded to security situations, potential threats, or terrorism, and coordinated between senior military, civilian Saudi Arabian government officials, and Allied senior officials
3. Coordinated and assisted in various contingency drills and training exercise between the Saudi Royal Armed Forces and Allied Forces provide After-Action-Report and recommendations.
4. Assisted in conducting investigations, highlight security vulnerabilities, potential threats and associated risks, and recommend appropriate standards and procedures.
5. Coordinated security and threat assessments, intruders and emergency codes, Badging, and other management tasks between British, French Forces, Royal Saudi AF, and United States AF.
6. Managed and delegated a team of 25 professionals. Tasks included: prioritizing missions, re-writing security policies or/and identify deficiencies, scheduling workforce, maintaining high standards of quality service with the USG and offering more services to expand the scope of contractual agreement, which in return increased profitability.


Company Details

ALC, Inc.

AlKharj, Saudi Arabia

51-100 employees

Business Services - Other, Government, Security and Surveillance

N/A

Jun 2002 to Dec 2002 (6 months)
Host Nation Security Liaison Officer /Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief/ Logistics and Transportation. USA & MENA, SW ASIA at US Army

Experience Details

Host Nation Security Liaison Officer /Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief/ Logistics and Transportation. USA & MENA, SW ASIA

Logistics/Supply Chain, Project/Program Management, Customer Service/Support

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Host Nation Security Liaison Officer /HA and DR missions/ Logistics and Transportation/ Security Risk Assessment. USA & MENA, SW ASIA
1. Assigned as Advisory Member for the MENA region for Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HA/DR) missions and programs to include coordination with the U.S. Southern Command.
2. Assisted in many foreign disaster relief efforts and missions to include the new constructions and rebuilding of disaster areas throughout the MENA regions.
3. Cooperated with local NGO’s and International/ government, and community based organizations in providing, and establishing Project Cycle Management (PCM) systems adaptable to needs, changes, and resources.
4. Provide comprehensive and fundamental module for “Monitoring and Evaluation”, applications, methodology, advantages, designing process, etc.
Logistic & fleet management/ Unit Supply Specialist USA & MENA
5. Accountable to the Commander for all military issued items and equipment, serviceability, performed readiness of troop’s status, weapons conditions, and performed audit on sensitive materials, in addition to managing daily fleet movement and deployment.
6. Oversee all aspects of logistics, shipping and transportation tasks between the US and the Middle East within the Battalion and Brigade level.


Company Details

US Army

United States

More than 1000 employees

Military

N/A

Jun 1990 to Jun 2002 (12 years)

Achievements


 Strong Supply Chain, Logistics and Transportation.
 Solid Operations & Project Management, Public & Government Relation Communications skills.
 Security and Risk Assessment, and Crises Management.


 Solid Operations & Project Management, Public & Government Relation Communications skills.
 Security and Risk Assessment, and Crisis Management.



 Strong Supply Chain, Logistics and Transportation.
 Solid Operations & Project Management, Public & Government Relation Communications skills.
 Security and Risk Assessment, and Crises Management.
 Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief and INGO and Vocational Training experience.



 Solid Operations & Project Management, Public & Government Relation Communications skills.
 Security and Risk Assessment, and Crises Management.
 Strong knowledge in the GCC & MENA regions’ business ethics, and regulations for both military and civilian.


 Strong Supply Chain, Logistics and Transportation.
 Military and Civilian, Security and Risk Assessment, and Crises Management.
 Solid Operations & Project Management, Public & Government Relation Communications skills.
 Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief and INGO and Vocational Training experience.
 Strong knowledge in the GCC & MENA regions’ business ethics, and regulations for both military and civilian.



2007- Customer Service Quality Award CSA/ US Army; 2007- Customer Service Quality Award US Postal Office; 2003 - Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HA/DR) 1998 - The Joint Readiness Training Center & Ft. Polk Certificate of Achievement 1996 - The U.S. Army Good Conduct Medal; 1996 - The Overseas Service Medal 1996 -The Silver Medal in the World Wide Language Olympics at the Defense Language Institute in Monterrey, California, USA. 1994 - The Army Commendation Medal 1993 - The Army Achievement Medal; South West Asia Service Medal 1992 - Recognized for exemplary performance for the period Oct - Dec 92 by the U.S. Army 1991 - The Army National Defense Service Medal; 1991 - Army National Guard Achievement Medal

Education

Technical Diploma in Logistics

Education Details

Technical Diploma

Logistics

US Army, United States

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

QuarterMaster

N/A

US Army
1994 - 1995
High School - American diploma

High School Details

American diploma

San Angelo HS

United States

1985

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

San Angelo HS
1985

Certifications

Certificate details

Linguistics/ Arabic literature.

Aug 1993

N/A

N/A

N/A

U.S. Army

N/A

Certificate details

Guidance for M&E Projects.

Aug 1993

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Certificate details

Project Cycle Management

May 1993

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Supply Chain Specialist

Mar 1995

U.S. Army

N/A

Training/Course Details

Primary Leadership Development

Aug 1993

U.S. Army

N/A

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Profile Skills and Keywords

AIDCOAdministrationAnalyticalArabicBrand CustomizationBusiness Services - OtherBusiness-orientedCSA Ltd, (Part Of AECOM Government Services)Contract NegotiationCustomer ServiceEnglishFMCGFrenchGPSGovernmentGuidance For M&E Projects.Host Nation Security Liaison Officer /Humanitarian Assistance And Disaster Relief/ Logistics And Transportation. USA & MENA, SW ASIAHost Nation Security Liaison Officer, USA/ Prince Sultan Air Base, AL-Kharj, Saudi ArabiaInternet SearchLeaderLeadershipLeading And Taking InitiativeLinguistics/ Arabic Literature.LogisticsLogistics And Supply ChainLogistics And Transportation.ManagementManagement ConsultingMarketingMarketing And SalesMeeting PeopleMicrosoft Word,Middle East Security Liaison Officer/ Security Risk Assessment/ Logistics And TransportationMilitaryNegotiatorOperations & Project ManagementPrimary Leadership DevelopmentProgram ManagementProjectProject Cycle ManagementQuality AssuranceQuality ControlReadingSalesScience Applications International Corporation (SAIC)Security And Risk AssessmentSecurity And SurveillanceSportsSr. Public Relations Officer (Kuwait/ Iraq) - Area Support Group Kuwait (ASG-KU)Sr. Security/ Operations Manager-Egypt, Jordan, Saudi ArabiaSupply ChainSupply Chain SpecialistSupportTeam PlayerTechnical And Vocational TrainingTransportationVocational Training

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

French

French

: Intermediate

: Intermediate

: Intermediate

: Intermediate

Tools and Technologies

GPS

GPS

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Microsoft Word,

Microsoft Word,

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Internet Search

Internet Search

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Marketing

Marketing

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Sales

Sales

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Fields of Expertise

Logistics and Transportation.

Logistics and Transportation.

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Supply Chain

Supply Chain

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Operations & Project Management

Operations & Project Management

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Security and Risk Assessment

Security and Risk Assessment

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Vocational Training

Vocational Training

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

FMCG

FMCG

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Marketing and Sales

Marketing and Sales

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Contract negotiation

Contract negotiation

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Brand customization

Brand customization

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Leadership

Leadership

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Technical and Vocational Training

Technical and Vocational Training

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Key Skills

Analytical, Leader, Business-oriented, Negotiator, Team Player

Online Presence

www.aidco.net

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