Tom Berdan, MBA, CPIM

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tberdan@kramerdesigns.com

 

 

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 Tom Berdan, MBA, CPIM

ERP Project Manager and Senior Business Consultant.

  • ERP Project Manager and Senior Business Consultant with on-site project experience at over 30 different companies located in the United States, Canada, Costa Rica, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Mexico and Puerto Rico. Strong combination of Accounting and Supply Chain Management expertise in ERP systems, design, implementation and usage.

  • In-depth knowledge of BPCS and ERP LX Configurable Enterprise Financials and Supply Chain Management products in particular: CEA, CST, ACP, ACR, ARP, BIL CDM, FXA, INV, FOR, MDM, MLT, MPS, MRP,ORD, PRO, PUR, SFC and TFM.

  • Familiar with all releases of BPCS and ERP LX from Version 2.0 through 8.3.3.

  • Attained Infor ERP SyteLine Certified Functional Consultant Finance in 2012.

  • Attained Boston University Certificate in Project Management in 2013. PMI trained (180 PDUs).

Clients

  • On-site project experience at over 30 different companies located throughout the United States, Canada, Costa Rica, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Mexico and Puerto Rico

Other Positions AND Expertise

  • ERP Project Manager

  • Senior Business Consultant

  • Controller

  • Cost Accounting Manager

  • Cost and Inventory Manager

  • Financial Analyst

Previous Employers

  • TEKsystems

  •  Infor

  • SSA Global Technologies

  • United Technologies (Hamilton Standard Division)

  • General Tire (Gen Corp)

  • Ponderosa Systems, Inc.

Education

  • Western Michigan University - Haworth College of Business
    MBA, Finance and Business Management
    1984 1987

  • Central Michigan University
    MA, Political Science and Government

  • Central Michigan University
    BA, Business Administration and Accounting

  • Boston University - Certificate in Project Management
    2011 2013
    Certificate in Project Management includes these three individual certifications:
    1. Foundations of Project Management
    2. Principles of Project Management
    3. Comprehensive Project Management

    PMI trained (180 PDUs)

    Completed my PMI Certificate in Project Management at Boston University - PMBOK 4th Edition

CERTIFICATIONS

  • CPIM (Certified in Production and Inventory Management) - 1994
    APICS

  • Boston University Certificate in Project Management - 2013
    Boston University

  • Infor ERP SyteLine Certified Functional Consultant Finance - 2012
    Infor

  • Certified BPCS Financial Consultant - Instructor Level
    SSA

  • Certified BPCS Supply Chain Management Consultant - Instructor Level
    SSA

  • BASIS - Project Management Implementation Methodology
    SSA Global

  • SPC - Ford Motor Company
    United Technology