Purchaser

Writing a great purchaser resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Kareema Stolle

kareema.stolle@gmail.com | (790) 241-4150 | 2306 S Dupont Hwy, Townsend, DE 19734

Summary


Sales professional with over 3 years of experience in the industry. I have a proven track record of success in sales and customer service. My skills include excellent communication, negotiation, and problem-solving abilities. I am also proficient in using various computer applications related to my work. As a Purchaser, I am responsible for ordering merchandise or services based on customers' needs while ensuring that the company gets the best possible price for these items. In addition, I monitor stock levels and keep track of inventory to ensure that we always have enough supplies on hand

Experience


Purchaser at PNC Bank, DEMar 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated and purchased $5 million in inventory from domestic and international suppliers while maintaining quality standards.
  • Managed a team of 3 buyer's assistants responsible for researching new products and negotiating prices with vendors.
  • Consistently maintained below-market cost of goods by utilizing creative sourcing strategies.
  • Implemented an automated purchasing system that reduced processing time by 50%.
  • Negotiated exclusive contracts with 2 key suppliers which resulted in 10% overall reduction in costs.

Assistant Purchaser at JPMorgan Chase, DESep 2019 - Jan 2022

  • I negotiated and secured a 5% discount on all office supplies from our top supplier. This saved the company $5,000 over the course of 6 months.
  • I created and implemented a new system for tracking inventory levels which resulted in a 10% decrease in stock-outs.
  • I successfully sourced an alternative supplier for one of our key products when our primary supplier was unable to meet our needs. This ensured that we experienced no production delays or disruptions.
  • Through my negotiations with suppliers, I was able to secure free shipping on all orders over $5,000 – this saved the company an average of $300 per month in shipping costs.
  • In working with vendors and suppliers, I have built strong relationships that have benefited the company by resulting in early access to new products/services and favorable terms on pricing and payment agreements.".

Education


High School Diploma at Newark High School, Newark, DESep 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.

Skills


  • Negotiation
  • Contract management
  • Supplier relationship management
  • Inventory control
  • Cost analysis
  • Supply chain management

Jasilyn Chamorro

jasilyn.chamorro@gmail.com | (896) 585-7611 | Anchorage, AK

Summary


A professional Purchaser with over 3 years of experience in the industry. I have a proven track record of successful negotiations and cost savings. I am an expert at finding creative solutions to problems and thrive in fast-paced environments.

Experience


Purchaser at Alyeska Pipeline Service Company, AKMar 2022 - Present

  • Negotiated and purchased $1M in inventory from vendors while maintaining quality standards.
  • Led a team of 3 buyers in developing and implementing purchasing strategies, which resulted in a 10% reduction in annual spending.
  • Awarded "Purchaser of the Year" for exceptional performance in 2018.
  • Exceeded savings targets by 15% through effective negotiation with suppliers.
  • Demonstrated strong analytical skills to identify cost saving opportunities and process improvements resulting in an estimated 5% decreasein departmental costs.
  • Consistently achieved on-time delivery rate of 95%, even during periods of high demand.

Assistant Purchaser at BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc., AKAug 2019 - Jan 2022

  • Negotiated favorable pricing contracts with vendors which saved the company $5,000 per month.
  • Streamlined the purchasing process which reduced cycle time by 2 days.
  • Implemented a new inventory management system that increased accuracy by 10%.
  • Partnered with suppliers to develop innovative packaging solutions that decreased damage during transit by 15%.
  • Led efforts to reduce stock-outs of critical components by 30%.
  • Negotiated payment terms with vendors that improved cash flow for the company.

Education


High School Diploma at Service High School, Anchorage, AKAug 2014 - May 2019

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.

Skills


  • Negotiation
  • Contract Management
  • Inventory Control
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Logistics
  • Data Analysis

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