Corporate Purchasing Manager Resume Samples

The Corporate Purchasing Manager will take accountability for sourcing all types of equipment, goods, and services and manage vendors as well. A well-drafted Corporate Purchasing Manager Resume gives a list of the following core tasks and duties – developing, leading and executing purchasing strategies; tracking and reporting key functional metrics; crafting negotiation strategies; partnering with stakeholders; forecasting price and market trends; assessing and managing risks; determining quantity and timing of delivery and forecasting upcoming levels of demand.

Apart from proven work experience, the following skills are also needed – a knack for negotiation and networking; working experience of vendor management software; solid judgment along with decision-making skills; and strong leadership capabilities. A degree in supply chain management is the minimum requirement for this post. As procurement is at the corporate level, relevant work experience is also needed.

Corporate Purchasing Manager Resume example

Corporate Purchasing Manager Resume

Summary : Corporate Purchasing Manager with a dedicated, results-driven and proven management approach. Successful experience in materials management, corporate procurement, negotiations.

Skills : Inventory Management, Purchasing, Sales, Sales, Cooking.

Description :

    1. Oversaw all corporate procurement, contract management, and strategic sourcing activities.
    2. Managed all facility planning for ongoing office build-outs, furniture, and services required for operations.
    3. Managed RFI, RFQ, and RFP processes in accordance with organizational guidelines for the best possible outcomes.
    4. Provided research for annual budget forecasting for multiple locations and departments within an organization.
    5. Coordinated appropriate accounting controls with finance to meet requirements for an accurate A/P process.
    6. Researched and reported on new business enhancements, best practices, and commodity market trends.
    7. Developed and implemented a surplus valuation and disposition program.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Purchasing


Sr. Corporate Purchasing Manager Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Corporate Purchasing Manager with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Management, As400, Purchasing, Materials.

Description :

    1. Communicated with QMS plants domestically and internationally regarding common material requirements.
    2. Presented financial reporting to upper management and managed system administration.
    3. Analyzed and approved engineering change orders and monitored, reported and eliminated excess and obsolete material.
    4. Collaborated with Production, Engineering and Master Scheduling concerning internal requirements and with upper management and marketing regarding long-term requirements.
    5. Analyzed and implemented engineering change orders.
    6. Managed programs such as Lead-time Reduction, Replenishment and Product Cost by negotiating a contract with suppliers to receive supplies rapidly, which increased cash flow and reduced liability.
    7. Formed strategic partnership resulting in reduced customer response time, cash flow, supplier base and personnel overhead due to fewer transactions needed to meet purchasing demand.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Jr. Corporate Purchasing Manager Resume

Objective : A hardworking, pro-active professional with an upbeat and positive attitude, looking for an opportunity to make a big difference in a business that is moving forward. Ability to manage the vendor/supplier base to reduce lead time and cost where ever possible.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Management, As400, Purchasing, Materials.

Description :

    1. Participated in the team to analyze the purchase cost for a Purchasing tool.
    2. Awarded the business, working with the team to develop business rules and training.
    3. Created Request for Quote (RFQ) for products and services using the Perfect Commerce tool.
    4. Analyzed the best quality, service and price value for the organization.
    5. Worked with a tax specialist to bring tax-exempt cost savings to the organization.
    6. Produced research by reviewing history, interviewing end-users to find out needs and wants, internal expectation exchange, reviewing reports, internet, and D&B.
    7. Processed analysis with team members to develop an online inventory control system to reduce costs and streamline processes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Art

Corporate Purchasing Manager III Resume

Summary : Proficiency in devising and executing result-oriented strategies for sales & marketing operations to achieve business targets and service delivery levels.

Skills : Lean Six Sigma, Contract Negotiation.

Description :

    1. Provided leadership and direction for a team of two purchasing agents and two inventory control specialists.
    2. Performed value analysis on plumbing supplies ranging from a few cents up to $1,000, and evaluated vendor proposals in relation to the quality, availability, pricing, and freight terms.
    3. Utilized market research tools, customer referrals, and Internet leads to source new vendors; negotiated cost, terms, and discounts to maximize profit margin and customer satisfaction.
    4. Developed and implemented inside/outside sales campaigns and merchandising promotions to drive inventory turns and improve product visibility.
    5. Negotiated multi-million dollar contracts and blanket purchase orders for commodities, e.g. truckloads of copper tubing, to leverage market changes by buying low and selling high.
    6. Collaborated with manufacturing representatives and sales managers to evaluate new products, adjust pricing changes, investigate billing discrepancies and resolve mis-shipments.
    7. Coordinated all facets in inventory control/management, including daily cycle counts.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Communications Studies

Corporate Purchasing Manager II Resume

Summary : A highly experienced and dependable Corporate Purchasing Manager with extensive expertise in sourcing, purchasing, cost reduction, materials management, strategic supply chain management, supplier selection, and manufacturing.

Skills : Supply Chain Management, Supervising, Operational Excellence, Team Building, Time Management, Training, Written Communication.

Description :

    1. Developed and implemented administrative procedures and practices, monitored workflow and sequence of operations to ensure expediency of work throughput to the purchasing department.
    2. Analyzed market and delivery conditions to determine present and future material availability and prepare market analysis reports.
    3. Prepared and disseminated instructions regarding purchasing systems and procedures.
    4. Reviewed purchase order claims and contracts for conformance to company policy.
    5. Responsible for six direct reports and material requirements for seventeen branch locations.
    6. Created and implemented procedures improving vendor on-time delivery to 86%.
    7. Developed and implements a successful vendor scorecard system with remarkable results.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
B.S. In Economics

Corporate Purchasing Manager I Resume

Objective : Experienced Corporate Purchasing Manager with 20 years in a management role. Results oriented, highly energetic, goal driven. Focus on strategic sourcing, supplier development, and lowest total cost of ownership. Rewarded for meeting stakeholder goals and objectives by consistently delivering annual cost savings.

Skills : Customer Satisfaction, Purchasing, Sales.

Description :

    1. Consistently delivered $500k+ in annual budgeted margin improvements on commodity purchases.
    2. Lead the planning group to increase inventory turns from 10-17.
    3. Permanented corrective actions improved supplier on-time delivery from 90% to 99.6%.
    4. Formulated and implemented a capital acquisition methodology, this has been facilitated a 13% reduction in the company's total cost of acquisition.
    5. Transformed our $10 million indirect spend efforts from tactical to strategic.
    6. Reduced transactions by 30% Cost savings of 15%.
    7. Revamped purchasing procedures to ensure compliance with requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Business

Lead Corporate Purchasing Manager Resume

Summary : Experienced supply chain and sourcing manager with strong client relations and corporate strategic planning skills. Demonstrated ability to create effective customer relations to drive savings and exceed company goals.

Skills : Six Sigma project management methodology, Negotiation, Process re-design, Cost savings, and Supplier management.

Description :

    1. Managed vendor relationships and procurement activities with an annual spend of $26+ million on outside purchases with vendors for goods and services.
    2. Collaborated with business unit end users to determine requirements for purchased goods and services.
    3. Reviewed proposed contract terms, conditions, and pricing in conjunction with company attorneys to determine any necessary revisions or alterations to ensure compliance with all applicable requirements and regulations.
    4. Negotiated purchase contracts and agreements with vendors for pricing and terms favorable to the Company.
    5. Oversaw the ordering of materials & supplies from vendors.
    6. Researched, interview, and negotiate with suppliers to obtain pricing and specifications.
    7. Reviewed and analyzed monthly spend and confirm authorized providers are being used to provide services.
    8. Performed analysis as needed (i.e., Pricing, T&C's, etc) Mentoring, supporting, coaching and development of others on the Procurement team.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate In Procurement

Corporate Purchasing Manager/Supervisor Resume

Objective : Dedicated, results-driven and proven management approach. Successful experience in materials management, negotiations, contract management, vendor management, strategic sourcing, supplier assessment/management, finance/procurement process analysis and improvement.

Skills : Kaizen, Purchasing, Cost Reduction.

Description :

    1. Managed and directed daily a staff of three employees.
    2. Worked directly with vendors to identify and obtain continued cost savings for the corporation.
    3. Reviewed office supply programs and implemented change to achieve efficiency and cost savings.
    4. Accomplished this through contract review and renegotiation, regular vendor meetings, and vendor review and selection when necessary.
    5. Developed written procedures for the purchase of fixed assets, all functions and tasks, purchase card program, fleet fuel program.
    6. Incorporated cross-training and professional development of employees through coaching.
    7. Worked as lead with a small cross-functional team responsible for selection of procure-to-pay system solution to make the purchasing and accounts payable functions more efficient.
    8. Interacted daily with various levels of management and employees of the organization.
    9. Participated as a member of the capital expenditure committee.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate Completion

Corporate Purchasing Manager/Representative Resume

Summary : Offering over two decades experience in executive-level sales and operations leadership, strategic planning and business development, incorporation of mergers and acquisitions, and change management -- encompassing upstream and downstream functions from raw material sourcing to end-user sales. Expertise includes: Strategic Planning: Determining customer needs in creating and refining value networks; crafting long-term plans encompassing all aspects of channel operations.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Purchasing Specialist.

Description :

    1. Managed purchasing and inventory functions for 9 branches and central distribution centers.
    2. Supervised $50 million+ in annual purchases and a working inventory of $13 million+ of hydraulic parts, components, and raw materials.
    3. Developed demand planning and forecasting strategies.
    4. Trained cross-functional teams on ERP systems and purchasing procedures.
    5. Negotiated short and long-term supplier agreements.
    6. Reduced company inventory in nine branches by $2 million+ in two years.
    7. Improved turn rate on inventory by 30%.
    8. Refined inventory stratification using best practices.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Industrial

Corporate Purchasing Manager Resume

Summary : A multidimensional professional combined with the ability to execute on project deliverables by working in coordination with all involved divisions within organisational structure including procurement, sourcing, development and vendors.

Skills : Purchasing Manager, Supply Chain Manager.

Description :

    1. Managed vendor relationships and procurement activities with an annual spend of $26+ million on outside purchases with vendors for goods and services.
    2. Collaborated with business unit end users to determine requirements for purchased goods and services.
    3. Reviewed proposed contract terms, conditions, and pricing in conjunction with company attorneys to determine any necessary revisions or alterations to ensure compliance with all applicable requirements and regulations.
    4. Negotiated purchase contracts and agreements with vendors for pricing and terms favorable to the Company.
    5. Oversee the ordering of materials & supplies from vendors.
    6. Research, interview, and negotiate with suppliers to obtain pricing and specifications.
    7. Review and analyze monthly spend and confirm authorized providers are being used to provide services.
    8. Negotiated company-wide MS volume license agreements for 1,600 users.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate In Procurement