My Single Resume Sheet

Follow the three Rs: *Respect for self *Respect for others and *Responsibility for all your actions.

Oliver Schmid



Greater Los Angeles, CA

Tel.: +1.310.742.3982  •


Accomplished IT Leader with over 17 years of domestic and global experience in IT management, mastering and implementing new technologies and best-practice methodologies to improve business processes, develop revenue, and improve information security.


  • Jeeves Universal ERP Implementation Project Manager Canada
  • SAP Roll-Out-Project Manager (PM) US for three full life-cycle SAP implementations in the US and Canada.
  • PM to automate order processing, billing, A/R and A/P functions through SAP integrated EDI processes – reducing data entry staff by 50% and improve cash flow by close to 100%.
  • 3PL Logistics & Warehousing outsourcing / PM for all IT technical & IT business related process implementation.
  • Creating and defining a Disaster Recovery Plan to attain increased sustainability through selective partial outsourcing of local data center operations.
  • Key-role in design and setup of a corporate wide global network infrastructure, resulting in reduction of IT asset investments by 60% and reducing IT Operating costs by more than 50%
  • Sourcing and Implementing of forecasting and demand planning tool ‘DEMAND SOLUTIONS’, with integration into SAP; resulting in improved sales forecasting and improved demand planning, while at the same time reducing day-to-day stock-on-hand, and tripling stock-turnover-rate (from 6 month down to 2 month).


My strengths include:

  • Ability assessing, selecting, negotiating and managing third-party service providers.
  • Ability to relate to senior managers; experience as a project manager; a successful track record of accomplishment and advancement.
  • Excellent experience in strategic information technology planning, execution, and policy development.
  • Effective at handling challenging situations and balancing multiple priorities.
  • Proven extensive experience in a broad array of technologies, business process analysis and optimization.
  • IT Management & Project Management


I believe in a corporate culture of integrity and honesty. I enjoy an environment where I can make a difference to organizational effectiveness.


America Honda Motors, Inc. Project Manager SAP & EDI(Contract) 03/2011 – present
4954 IT Consulting, LLC

IT Management Consultant

with clients like:

  • Elopak Canada, Inc.
  • Novaidea S.A. / Argentina
  • Symrise / Germany
  • Buford Rug Connections /  GA
  • Ft. Meyers Rug Connections / FL
07/2008 – present

  • .
  • 05/2009 – 03/2011
  • 11/2007 – 12/2008
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  • 07/2008 – 08/2008
  • 10/2007 – 03/2009
  • .
  • 01/2008 – present
ALFRED KARCHER USA Director of IT & SAP 01/2002 – 05/2008
ALFRED KARCHER USA MIS Manager 04/1991 – 12/2001
ALFRED KARCHER GmbH & Co. KG Project Manager/BA ERP Implementation USA 03/1989 – 03/1991
ALFRED KARCHER GmbH & Co. KG Business Analyst & Programmer 01/1988 –  02/1989
Raber & Maercker GmbH Business Analyst & Programmer HR/Payroll 08/1984 – 12/1987
Gebr. Holy’s (Hugo Boss) IT Administrator 06/1984 – 07/1984
ATLAS Dueser GmbH IT Strategist / Operator 05/1981 – 05/1984

A more detailed resume may be viewed at:


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