Production Buyer Resume Samples

A Production Buyer shops for the production units. Working closely with the set decorators, these buyers buy props, barbed wire, telephone kiosks, and other items that are needed for the action and look of the set. A well-drafted Production Buyer Resume mentions the following core duties – marking up and making a list of all the props needed, booking items and buying them, writing a detailed schedule of the props, working out dates and durations of hire to minimize costs, producing weekly budgets, and undertaking responsibility for the art department petty cash, and reconciling them at the end of each production.

Just like any other buyers, even these professionals require the following skillset – knowledge of prop houses, the wide network of useful contacts with prop houses, and suppliers, knowledge of period furniture and architecture, an interest in the creative side of set decorating, and resourcefulness. Hiring employers request their buyers to have at least a relevant degree.

Production Buyer Resume example

Production Buyer Resume

Summary : To obtain a challenging Production Buyer position that will develop skills through a performance driven environment, Ensuring parts are setup correctly in SAP and perform analysis on material plans to ensure accuracy for deliveries, and expedite material orders when necessary, Developing appropriate reports to ensure parts arrive in a timely manner.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Film Production, Photography, Illustrator, Graphics, Researching, Dressing, Props.

Description :

    1. Managed customer material plans Find potential suppliers, negotiate prices and terms, and make agreements or contracts for purchases.
    2. Met periodically with managers to assess and predict materials requirements for future projects or production processes.
    3. Analysed the requirements of different internal customers to identify situations where the company can benefit from bulk buying or consistent quality by dealing with a single supplier.
    4. Assessed the overall costs of dealing with suppliers and monitor their performance against factors such as delivery reliability, quality assurance, value for money and customer service.
    5. Strongly worked knowledge of the industry, products and materials necessary to ensure success in purchasing the right materials.
    6. Analysed customer forecast Communicate daily with vendors to ensure strong relationships.
    7. Developed collaborative relationships with suppliers so that they can set mutually agreeable targets for quality improvement or cost reduction.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Production Buyer Resume

Objective : A great passion for presentation, colour, shape, art and photography and thoroughly enjoy working to help create the visual world of a brief/script a highly self-motivated and team orientated individual who is willing to work very hard in any role. Learn new skills quickly and always strive to please.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, Works, & Publisher.

Description :

    1. Responsible for obtaining the best possible quality parts required in the production process and in the overall company operations at the most competitive cost, quality and delivery.
    2. Managed seven commodities.
    3. Promoted and maintained good relations with suppliers and vendors.
    4. Sourced and recommended supply avenues for all the required goods including new and experimental products.
    5. Interfaced with vendors and other departments on issues of quality, delivery, payment, asset control, and etc.
    6. Managed customer/supplier/financial selection process.
    7. Negotiated contractual/financial agreements.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification In Employment Law


Production Buyer Resume

Summary : Over 19 years of procurement experience as it relates to production and automotive, Locating new suppliers for cost savings & quality improvement, Supporting new program launches, Preparing cost analysis, cost reduction strategies, market analysis, quotation activities, and long term planning and development of commodity and supplier base.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, SAP, As400.

Description :

    1. Purchased various commodities in a highly regulated industry: Cables, connectors, memory and Storage units.
    2. Purchased, Expedited, Tracked and Negotiated materials, equipment, and supplies from vendors.
    3. Established and Maintained positive relationships with Internal/External customers.
    4. Managed supplier relationships and acted as supplier principal in negations.
    5. Complied with Business Operations to conform to procurement policies and practices.
    6. Assisted finance with month end analysis and reporting's.
    7. Tracked commodity spending to document savings and process improvements.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates Of Science

Production Buyer Resume

Summary : To achieve and continue to grow with a company with a solid background and stability. Provide the best possible experience and determination to succeed in any endeavor undertaken with a supportive company. Working within a team environment for the betterment of the company and product.

Skills : Planning, Transfer, Managing.

Description :

    1. Purchased various commodities in a highly regulated industry: Cables, connectors, memory and Storage units.
    2. Purchased, Expedited, Tracked and Negotiated materials, equipment, and supplies from vendors.
    3. Established and Maintained positive relationships with Internal/External customers.
    4. Managed supplier relationships and acted as supplier principal in negations.
    5. Complied with Business Operations to conform to procurement policies and practices.
    6. Assisted finance with month end analysis and reporting's.
    7. Tracked commodity spending to document savings and process improvements.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates Of Science

Production Buyer Resume

Objective : To obtain full time employment in the capacity of a Senior Buyer, Cost Analyst, Planner, or as a SCM in the military/aerospace, medical, automotive, pharmaceutical/biomedical, electrical/electronics/telecommunications or in bio-technology or pharmaceuticals industry.

Skills : Purchasing, Buying, Managing, Ordering.

Description :

    1. Proactively worked with Program Manager and Sales & Marketing group to achieve targeted product integration or bundle rate.
    2. Collaborated with Sales, Program Manager and FAE during vendor negotiations for large opportunities, monitor daily sales orders, weekly production plan, and monthly forecast needs.
    3. Responsible for validating and responding to purchase exception messages, obtaining best price and delivery, processing Purchase Orders, managing delivery schedules to meet the MPS, resolve discrepancies, and strengthen rapport with suppliers to improve performance and build long term, win-win relationships.
    4. Responsible for procurement duties related to NPI builds, including coordination with engineering/quality/vendor & to ensure successful transition of build as it moves to production.
    5. Responsible for maintaining inventory levels per company policies and production needs, ordering all material to support entire program build, responding to customer inquiries, and resolving supplier issues.
    6. Procured material utilized for manufacturing lines, ensuring that Motorola was able to meet deliveries to customers.
    7. Processed purchase orders with qualified suppliers and followed through on those orders to ensure timely shipments of material.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Communication

Production Buyer Resume

Objective : Result driven Production Buyer professional with experience in purchasing and supply chain management along with a track record of success within various roles. Dedicated team player with high integrity, strong work ethic and great leadership skills.

Skills : Auto-cad, Excel, Word, Power-point, SAP, MRP, Solid-works, MS Project, Java.

Description :

    1. Responsible for ensuring uninterrupted material flow by purchasing a variety of complex materials (primarily machined plastic).
    2. Evaluated bids, negotiated prices, delivery, quality and service before selecting and/or recommending a supplier.
    3. Engaged in dialogue with suppliers regarding rejections, losses, return of materials, over shipments, cancellations and engineering changes.
    4. Conducted supplier scoring based on their performance.
    5. Addressed complex issues where analysis of situations or data required an in-depth evaluation of variable factors, and developed solutions.
    6. Elaborated monthly reports which monitored our department's key indicators, and presented this information to the general manager by the end of each month.
    7. Developed material planning models to ensure proper material planning and optimal inventory positions for customer programs.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    BS In Industrial Engineering

    Production Buyer Resume

    Summary : A Production Buyer professional with 17 years' experience in the purchasing arena, with cross functional areas in management, logistics, lean manufacturing, customer service, accounting and fleet management. Strengths include planning, organisation customer and vendor interaction. I also have 11 years of structural/mechanical engineering experience working under contract with the Federal Government.

    Skills : Procurement, Mechanically Inclined, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Excel, Welding, Communication, Manufacturing, Rigging, Construction, Oil Field, Thru Tubing, Petroleum.

    Description :

      1. Responsible for purchase of all chemical and fluid materials from both U.S. and European resources.
      2. Effectively communicated production requirements with chosen vendors both State side and Europe.
      3. Resolved inventory issues, usage discrepancies and correction of the BOM.
      4. Released all production work orders to the floor, transferred materials and posted the orders when completed for month end closure.
      5. Created and released all paperwork for shipment of the windmill blades to the customer.
      6. Coordinated purchasing activities with manufacturing and engineering departments to maintain inventory at planned levels.
      7. Expedited as needed to ensure on time delivery.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      BS In Engineering

      Production Buyer Resume

      Objective : Production Buyer with 3 years of experience in Providing POs for tooling, shop consumables, services, rental equipment and all indirect material, Managing all invoices with discrepancies, Working closely with the production floor and accommodate to their indirect needs as they arise.

      Skills : Microsoft Office, Buying, Inventory Sales.

      Description :

        1. Responsible for purchase of all chemical and fluid materials from both U.S. and European resources.
        2. Effectively communicated production requirements with chosen vendors both State side and Europe.
        3. Resolved inventory issues, usage discrepancies and correction of the BOM.
        4. Released all production work orders to the floor, transferred materials and posted the orders when completed for month end closure.
        5. Created and released all paperwork for shipment of the windmill blades to the customer.
        6. Supported New Product launches and transfers.
        7. Worked in conjunction with suppliers to shorten lead times, achieving millions in cost savings and no line down situations.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            AA In Design

            Production Buyer Resume

            Objective : Professional experience as Buyer/Purchasing Agent, Financial Analyst, and Inventory Control Specialist. Managed supplier relationships which included purchasing as well as quality control. Recognized for excellence in strategic sourcing, contract negotiations, and project management. Excellent experience as a team leader providing training and customer service. Excels in team environments as well as independent projects. Exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills which have enhanced my career as an organized professional.

            Skills : Planning, Production Management, Communication Skills.

            Description :

              1. Proactively maintained inventory to ensure material shortages would not impact shipments.
              2. Responsible for bringing Ford Follow Source Suppliers to India, via JV's or green field sites.
              3. Responsible for component purchase, $ 1500/car.
              4. Procured, tracked, and expedited component parts for all production and prototype projects.
              5. Developed the material tracking system that was used to identify shortages and track parts until the MRP system was implemented.
              6. Participated on Solomon/JAMS MRP implementation team.
              7. Responsible for Order Management, Inventory, and Production Management Modules.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            MBA In Business Administration

            Production Buyer Resume

            Summary : Engagement Director at Fiserv with 15+ years of Business Partnership & IT leadership experience in Financial Services, Banking, Big Five consulting and Manufacturing. Establish & strengthen business relationship with CXO's for strategic Business direction, IT operating model, Business & IT alignment, Process re-engineering, Governance & Product Strategy roadmaps.

            Skills : Planning, Data Management, Customer Service, Marketing.

            Description :

              1. Outsourced laborintensive sub-assemblies.
              2. Interacted with supplier / vendor relationships.
              3. Identified ways and methods for improving processes, quality and overall cost.
              4. Performed supplier visits to ensure quality of purchased components.
              5. Maintained computer data base of purchase orders and contracts with suppliers.
              6. Reduced lead times in the procurement process to deliver products faster.
              7. Managed all promotional marketing projects to coincide with new product release to customers.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            10+ Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Senior
            Education
            Education
            MBA