Purchasing Buyer Resume Samples

A Purchasing Buyer is accountable for identifying and buying the goods and products on behalf of the organization. The job description entails identifying needed materials and finding a cost-effective service provider who can supply the goods. As a part of the procurement process, the Purchasing Buyer Resume mentions the following duties and tasks – determining the purchasing needs of the company, forecasting demands, evaluating inventory levels, taking orders, negotiating with suppliers; taking responsibility for managing inventory of the company, building relationship with suppliers and conducting routine supplier business reviews.

To accomplish the goal of arranging materials for the company, the following skills are required – a deep understanding and expertise with purchasing contracts; excellent communication skills, strong market knowledge and in-depth knowledge of Oracle platform and other services. A degree in purchase management is commonplace among job applicants.

Purchasing Buyer Resume example

Purchasing Buyer Resume

Summary : Seeking to obtain a position with an organization where one can apply relevant experience, knowledge, education, skills and have the opportunity for growth and advancement. Also to obtain a position with an organization where one can apply relevant experience, knowledge, education, skills and have the opportunity for growth and advancement.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, CRM.

Description :

    1. Perform routine product research to assist departments with an analysis of their needs and product selection.
    2. Resolution of procurement issues on behalf of the department.
    3. Conduct meetings to develop standardization, and select vendors for departments.
    4. Develop and maintain standardized product lists and templates for all departments.
    5. Solve invoice issues for accounts payable.
    6. Run and buy off daily reorder report cycle counts (generate and reconcile daily). 
    7. Manage to expedite reports and contact suppliers regarding expedited parts.
    8. Attend weekly production meetings, and manage the problem invoice box.
    9. Procured parts for OEM BOM, MRO, and after-market across the globe to serve customers abroad.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BA


Purchasing Buyer I Resume

Summary : Motivated, charismatic young professional Experienced in learning and utilizing a new technology. Retain and grow in a position within the purchasing field using both wide varieties of buying and negotiating skills.

Skills : Purchasing/Warehouse, Purchasing, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Covering all areas of purchasing for all departments within the resort as well as the tribal reservation.
    2. Responsible for daily warehouse inventories exceeding 2.5 million dollars, domestic and rare vintages exceeding and direct purchases exceeding 1.5 million dollars.
    3. Sourcing/bidding on new items, building purchase orders, and pricing negotiations, short and long term product contracting, vendor acquisition and vendor rebate negotiations.
    4. Managing and maintaining a regiment of 15, Warehouse inventory of 2.5 million dollars and lesion to the department of weights and measures.
    5. Daily cash handling transactions, outside department communication and daily transactions with the main vault.
    6. Manage to expedite reports and contact suppliers regarding expedited parts.
    7. Attend weekly production meetings, and manage the problem invoice box.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Purchasing Buyer-SCM Resume

Objective : A customer-focused, highly motivated person that can work independently or as a member of a team. 5 years experience in purchasing Maintenance, Repair & Operations (MRO) items, Chemicals, Raw Materials and Capital Equipment utilizing Epicor, SAP and TMS and Customer Service.

Skills : Microsoft Word and Excel, SAP, Vendor Management, Inventory Handling.

Description :

    1. Developed programs with suppliers to ensure that commodities met engineering and quality specifications while maintaining on-time delivery.
    2. Analyzed market trends to provide the lowest cost commodities while meeting engineering and quality requirements.
    3. Facilitated communications between all departments and the vendor concerning manufacturing and quality issues.
    4. Purchased commodities including alloys of pipe, tube, fittings, fabricated metal products,  and blowers, heat exchangers, rake mechanisms, and A.S.M.E.
    5. Created take-offs from blueprints to provide vendors with a bill of materials for purchasing.
    6. Established vendor contacts for company discounts.
    7. Developed and set up processes and procedures for employees.
    8. Processed all purchase orders and processed all invoices for payment to AP.
    9. Managed annual purchasing spends of parts and services of $10 mil.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BBA

Purchasing Buyer II Resume

Headline : Professional manager with diverse experience in chemical, industrial gas manufacturing. Skilled in managing projects from inception to completion. Strong safety mindset, reducing injuries and incidents and maintaining compliance. Proven manager and motivator, working well with team members and customers. Swiftly learn new procedures and policies.

Skills : Project Management, Process Improvement, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Maintained all vendor reports and evaluated all issues.
    2. Prepared data reports for all purchasing systems and manage all buying trends.
    3. Obtained required approvals, maintaining all spreadsheets and evaluating corrections, establishing best purchase activities from vendors.
    4. Evaluated purchase orders, ensuring accuracy in SKU and product plan and tracking receipts from various locations.
    5. Collaborated with the shipping department, confirming shipping dates and deadlines, monitoring product deliveries.
    6. Partnered internal and external customers, managing pricing and availability of all products, developing purchase orders and managing communication with general contractors.
    7. Monitored inventory level and determined appropriate product delivery dates, forecasting order requirements and resolving delivery issues.
    8. Maintained inaccurate POs and tracked down correct network charge numbers, ensuring accuracy.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBA

Purchasing Buyer-Temp Resume

Headline : Accomplished professional that provides solid results and incessantly over-delivers, seeking a challenging position. Bringing 6 years of steadfast experience and key strengths that encompass business development, relationship and team creation.

Skills : Account Management, Purchasing, Procurement, Accounts.

Description :

    1. Prepare purchase orders and send copies to suppliers and to originating departments.
    2. Determine if inventory quantities are sufficient for needs, ordering more materials when necessary within the company's budget.
    3. Reduce profit margin errors by reviewing invoices discrepancy with the accounting department.
    4. Increase company profit by selecting the supplier based on product quality and price.
    5. Perform buying duties in accordance with company policies and processes.
    6. Locate suppliers, using sources such as catalogs and the internet, and interview them to gather information and negotiate about products to be ordered.
    7. Contact suppliers in order to schedule or expedite deliveries and to resolve shortages, missed or late deliveries, and other problems.
    8. Assist the warehouse with the resolution of damaged items and reduce shipping errors. 
    9. Review requisition orders in order to verify accuracy, terminology, and specifications.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBA

Jr. Purchasing Buyer Resume

Objective : Outstanding communication, presentation, and sales skills. High performance in personnel interviewing, training, organization, and office procedures. Efficient in meeting immediate and long term goals as well as operational deadlines. Advanced customer service skills Recognized for creative talents and dependability.

Skills : Purchasing, Program Management, Cost Estimation, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Responsible contracted Buyer for managing internal & external requisition proposals, purchase order approvals, and the day to day activities of the procurement management.
    2. Negotiated contracts & signed off on product purchases.
    3. Created, tracked and managed Request for Quote (RFQ), Request for Information (RFI), and Request for Proposals (RFP) from nuclear industry suppliers.
    4. Collaborated with the requester(s) to select the vendor, finalize pricing, and coordinate contract review with legal if a contract is required.
    5. Managed the supplier relationship and ensured the achievement of cost, targets, & timing forecast were met.
    6. Entered all movement of raw materials throughout the plant.
    7. Submitted the purchase request for Business Unit, Finance, and Legal approvals.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS

Associate Purchasing Buyer Resume

Headline : Highly productive and accomplished Purchasing Specialist with over 5 years of experience in the purchasing industry that is dedicated to continuous process improvement in the face of rapidly evolving and changing markets. Extremely results-oriented and proactive in addressing and resolving problems.

Skills : Client Account Management, Strategic Business Development, Trend Anticipation, And Forecast, Project Management, Consolidation Of Vendors, Comparative Cost Analysis For All Markets, Exceptional Interpersonal Communication, Administrative Support Specialist, Creative Problem Solver.

Description :

    1. Performed timely and highly accurate data entry for all contractual needs to ensure the fastest turnaround possible.
    2. Developed a customized order entry process to meet customers' specific ordering needs, improving accuracy, on-time delivery, and customer satisfaction.
    3. Enthusiastically represented the company by professionally corresponding with multiple rade partners.
    4. Demonstrated sound judgment, decisiveness and well-developed planning, analytical and communication skills.
    5. Responsible for the strategic management of 400 dental offices across the nation.
    6. Handle all monthly reporting for the purchasing department to assist upper management in analyze expenses, track commodities and assist in setting budgets in various markets.
    7. Obtain quotes and negotiate pricing for all commodities in our dental offices.
    8. Entered, reconciled, closed and canceled purchase orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBM

Assistant Purchasing Buyer Resume

Objective : Seeking to have steady employment where one can be a benefit to the growth of the company. A position that one can bring experience and knowledge to and receive fair compensation and opportunities for advancement.

Skills : Inventory Control Manually, Project Management, SCM, Buying.

Description :

    1. Purchasing, warehouse personnel, forklift operator, tool room attendant.
    2. Stock incoming freight, distribute pipe fittings, fasteners, and other misc.
    3. Analyzed inventory flow and purchased components for make-to-order lighting fixture manufacturing operations.
    4. Worked with vendors to develop inventory stocking programs to secure high volumes of supply for future purchases in smaller increments.
    5. Shortened order-to-stock lead times for components manufactured overseas with lengthy lead times.
    6. Work with several key vendors for quotes and order processing.
    7. Managed and worked with all wireless carriers for companies' inventory.
    8. Solving invoice issues with PO's and AP Setup UPS users reconciled the weekly bill for AP to process.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Purchasing Buyer III Resume

Headline : Seeking to obtain a position that will enable utilizing strong communication and organization skills, extensive procurement service knowledge and background, and ability to work well with people.

Skills : Excel Spreadsheets, Word Processing, Inventory Control, Data Entry, Data Entry, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Maintain the stock level check the backorder report and update the shipping or due date on the system for our customer service.
    2. Confirm all inventory status to the sales rep, managers, and production.
    3. Negotiate to price and lock the pricing for one year to the supplier on minimum qty buy.
    4. Purchase raw materials such as stainless steel, aluminum sheets, and copper.
    5. Created and maintained professional relationships with local businesses and merchandise suppliers.
    6. Procurement of daily reorders from Storeroom, and fulfillment of all backorders co-ordinate and approve all repairs.
    7. Responsible for vendor selection for purposes of purchasing tools, hardware, bar code tags, signs, digital cameras, electrical items, copiers, printing equipment, and uniforms.
    8. Conducted bid meetings and negotiated quotes with various vendors to obtain the best pricing in order to set up contracts to cover purchasing needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification

Purchasing Buyer-Part Time Resume

Headline : Well-organized and efficient strong medical background with an understanding of medical terminology Skilled at encouraging others and developing rapport self-motivated and assertive.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Epicor 9, Navision, Navision 2014.

Description :

    1. Contracted to support Supply Chain Management for the procurement of standard and non-standard raw material for the production of Commercial Aircraft.
    2. Coordinate and follow up with production control and engineering personnel to ensure appropriate procurement scheduling.
    3. Analyze requirements and apply judgment to determine factors, make various buy decisions to meet lead-time requirements.
    4. Coordinate with Suppliers, Purchasing, Receiving, Production, Engineering, etc., to monitor and maintain the delivery schedule.
    5. Start-Up wholesale distributor and retail showroom of architectural iron and steel forgings, and retail showroom of home, patio, customized lawn and garden products.
    6. Responsible for vendor selection for purposes of purchasing tools, hardware, bar code tags, signs, digital cameras, electrical items, copiers, printing equipment, and uniforms.
    7. Conducted bid meetings and negotiated quotes with various vendors to obtain the best pricing in order to set up contracts to cover purchasing needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Purchasing Buyer Resume

Objective : Professional manager with diverse experience in chemical, industrial gas manufacturing. Skilled in managing projects from inception to completion. Strong safety mindset, reducing injuries and incidents and maintaining compliance. Proven manager and motivator, working well with team members and customers. Swiftly learn new procedures and policies.

Skills : Money Management, Office Organization, Determined and Goal-Oriented.

Description :

    1. Maintained all vendor reports and evaluated all issues.
    2. Prepared data reports for all purchasing systems and manage all buying trends.
    3. Obtained required approvals, maintaining all spreadsheets and evaluating corrections, establishing best purchase activities from vendors.
    4. Evaluated purchase orders, ensuring accuracy in SKU and product plan and tracking receipts from various locations.
    5. Collaborated with the shipping department, confirming shipping dates and deadlines, monitoring product deliveries.
    6. Monitored inventory level and determined appropriate product delivery dates, forecasting order requirements and resolving delivery issues.
    7. Maintained inaccurate POs and tracked down correct network charge numbers, ensuring accuracy.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BBA