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Purchasing Buyers work in a variety of industries and are responsible for acquiring materials and goods that companies need in order to run their activity. Common duties seen on a Purchasing Buyer resume example include managing inventories, scheduling purchases, liaising with suppliers, finding the best deals, and negotiating prices. Based on our collection of resume samples, these professionals should demonstrate procurement expertise, accuracy, strong communication skills, teamwork, and computer competencies. Employers select candidates holding at least a college degree and who have a background in business, accounting, or engineering.

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Purchasing Buyer

  • Served as the supply department head and handled all aspects of inventory management and control; acquired products at the lowest prices and best terms.
  • Ensured on-time delivery of products through consistent communication and follow-up with the vendors, distribution centers, as well as the merchant team.
  • Prepared and maintained accurate records of business transactions and product inventories, reporting data to companies or government agencies.
  • Arranged for the transportation and storage of purchased products; reviewed orders to determine product types and quantities required to meet demands.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Suite
Real Estate
22

Purchasing Buyer

Purchased merchandise and revised purchase orders

  • Executed daily operations of confirmations
  • Daily negotiations of contracts with the vendors
  • Contributed to company's budget by saving the organization
  • Authorized the payment of invoices and the return of merchandise
  • Successfully handled daily orders
  • Structured and maintained orders for 41 hospitals in 4 states
  • Conducted staff meetings with sales personnel to introduce
  • Approved pricing for vendors within 40% or 200 dollars
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Psychology
BA
Human Services
MA
Leadership Program
23

Purchasing Buyer and Coordinator

Performed all aspects of purchasing in key areas such as capital expenditures, commodities, and services for a multi-site global organization

  • Procured and expedited all raw material from affiliates and international suppliers
  • Negotiated and purchased raw material ensuring adequate inventory at all times
  • Set-up and maintained requirements on new vendors and new products for Consumer Care and Colors divisions
  • Corporate P-card Administrator
  • Successfully worked with engineering, production, and corporate supply chain helping organization achieve key business objectives
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
24

Purchasing Buyer

Issued purchase orders to suppliers for goods and services.

  • Developed and maintained supplier relationships.
  • Worked closely with Planning to maintain inventory and avoid stock-outs.
  • Analyzed and set reorder quantities.
  • Worked closely with Finance to resolve invoice discrepancies.
  • Confirmed and updated supplier pricing in MAS.
  • Insured that all purchase orders are confirmed by suppliers.
  • Contacted suppliers regarding late or incorrect shipments.
Candidate Info
62
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
English
25

Purchasing Buyer/rental Coordinator

I seek competitive procurements sourced through three suppliers while estimating material cost and drafting purchase orders for all rental activities and services for both in house needs and active government jobs.

  • Responsible for purchasing machinery equipment, tools, raw materials, packaging materials, parts, services and supplies necessary for the operation of an organization.
  • Work closely with vendors and project managers to schedule delivery and pick-up of equipment.
  • Handle all service calls for equipment maintenance.
  • Ensure that all backup paperwork is accurate and in order for government auditors as well as reviewing invoices to ensure accuracy.
  • Manage petty cash for materials ordered under $75.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Business Administration/management
26

Purchasing Buyer

  • Executed purchasing activities by placing purchase orders and following up with suppliers on the commitment of deliveries
  • Evaluated supplier performance monthly and developed strategies for improvements
  • Established and developed more efficient relationships with suppliers in both China and Mongolia
  • Collaborated with Trade Negotiators during contract negotiations with mid-size and large mine equipment manufacturers
  • Worked as a team with departmental staff to identify opportunities for operational improvements
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Marketing
MS
Operations Research And Supply Chain Management

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