Taylor Cook

Army 92A O-2, Active Duty

Killeen, TX

Years of Service: 5 years, September 2014 - Present

ETS'd September 2019


Experience

Team Leader Logistics Department, U. S. Army,
October 2017 - Present

Assistant Operations Director, U. S. Army,
May 2016 - Present

Assistant Department Manager, U. S. Army,
September 2017 - February 2018

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, Oklahoma State Univiersity ,
August 2012 - May 2016

Work Experience

Team Leader Logistics Department October 2017 - Present

Army | 92A | O-2 | Fort Hood, TX, USA

  • Planned and managed logistics, warehouse, transportation, and customer services impacting ## employees and inventory valuing $$.
  • Served as a liaison and negotiated with suppliers, manufacturers, retailers and consumers.
  • Managed key aspects of the logistics department order cycle to enhance business development and ensured sustainability and customer satisfaction.

Assistant Operations Director May 2016 - Present

Army | 92A | O-2 | TEXAS

  • Assisted in overseeing the organization's operation functions and was responsible for staff development, operations and plans, and organizational development and modernization.
  • Ensured that all business operations were planned, prepared, and executed in a cost-effective manner and delivered on time in accordance with customer specifications and quality requirements.
  • Assisted in synchronizing business operations by effectively communicating with all the relevant people, business units, and coordinating all relevant inputs to ensure production output and on time delivery goals were achieved.

Assistant Department Manager September 2017 - February 2018

Army | 92A | O-1 | Germany

  • Led and influenced ## subordinate team leaders to accomplish critical business tasks and achieve organization objectives.
  • Served as the right-hand person to the Department Manager and supported the Manager by devising policies and strategies to ensure the completion of department goals.
  • Employed a leadership operations process to visualize, describe, direct, and assess the work of ## department team members.

Assistant Department Manager February 2017 - November 2017

Army | 92A | O-1 | Fort Hood, TX, USA

  • Led and influenced ## subordinate team leaders to accomplish critical business tasks and achieve organization objectives.
  • Served as the right-hand person to the Department Manager and supported the Manager by devising policies and strategies to ensure the completion of department goals.
  • Employed a leadership operations process to visualize, describe, direct, and assess the work of ## department team members.

Department Manager September 2008 - August 2017

Army | 11C | E-6 | Fort Bragg, NC, USA

  • Led and influenced subordinate operations managers and team leaders to accomplish critical tasks and achieve department objectives.
  • Positioned the organization to achieve the vision and mission of the organization's higher headquarters.
  • Engaged in 'ethical reasoning', when determining the right thing to do, even when no one was watching.

Manager Logistics Department April 2016 - April 2017

Army | 92A | O-3 | Fort Hood, TX, USA

  • Managed the logistics department order cycle to enhance business development and ensured sustainability and customer satisfaction.
  • Strategically planned and managed logistics, warehouse facilities, transportation, and customer services for a business unit of ## team members.
  • Monitored and kept track of quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs, and efficiency of $$ worth of inventory.

Director of Division Operations March 2013 - July 2016

Army | 92A | O-3 | Miami, OK, USA

  • Demonstrated sound critical reasoning skills when assessing situations, reaching conclusions, and making decisions.
  • Coordinated and recommended priority actions to organizational leaders.
  • Planned community relations programs to gain and maintain public understanding, goodwill, and to support company operations.

Team Leader Logistics Department September 2014 - May 2015

Army | 09S | O-1 | Oklahoma City, OK, USA

  • Monitored and kept track of quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency.
  • Employed a leadership operations process to visualize, describe, direct, and assess the work while achieving the end result.
  • Demonstrated a unique capacity to assess business situations effectively and draw sound conclusions.

Top Skills

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AWARDS

Army Commendation Medal

October 2015

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

Oklahoma State Univiersity , Stillwater, OK, USA

August 2012 - May 2016 , GPA: 3.2

High School or GED

August 2008 - May 2012 , GPA: 3.75