CRAIG E. EMENAKER
905 Emerald Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
email@example.com • 616.217.1003
What I’m all about…
I am somewhat of an anomaly – an
individual with a strong technical skill set, but also a creative/artistic background. I have a passion for creating efficiencies,
both in & out of the workplace, with a strong focus
on end-user friendliness.
Career Highlights (Meijer)
· (Multiple Teams)
o Routinely distill large, diverse data down to user-friendly Executive-level highlights, and present these findings to audiences ranging from peers to Group Vice Presidents (GVPs).
o Certified Business Trainer/Business Advisor (Advanced Excel, and Inventory/Product Flow)
· (MP Process & Analytics Team)
o I created multiple BI Tools that were adopted company-wide, integrated into global Category Management processes, and into my department’s Performance Review Goals.
· (New & Remodel Store Team)
o In addition to my core job responsibilities – macro-level inventory management/flow for new Meijer stores – I created several easily-repeatable, self-documented BI Tools with a documented savings of 278-300 hours (7-7.5 weeks) per year for my team.
· (Inventory Management)
o While maintaining top-tier inventory in-stock levels for 200+ stores on various Seasonal and Commodity buying desks, I also created several BI Tools to help my peers perform their jobs more easily.
· (Information Technology)
o Eight (8) years of IT-specific systems analysis, design and programming experience, with a lead role on the largest software system install in Meijer history (MP6).
2015-Current Meijer – MP Process & Analytics Team (BI Tool/Systems Development)
2013-2015 Meijer – New & Remodel Store Team (Inventory Systems/Flow/Management)
2008-2013 Meijer – Inventory Control Analyst
2007-2008 Allendale True Value – Marketing Manager/Web (and BI Tool) Developer
2006-2007 Meijer – Merchandise Associate/Inventory Control Analyst
1997-2006 Meijer (I.T.) – Systems Analyst/Programmer
1996-1997 Johnson Rauhoff – Technical Writer/Project Manager
1994-1996 McCann-Erickson – Assistant Account Executive
Central Michigan University – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Major: Marketing
· Rebuilding Jeeps
· Sustainability (all things “green”)