Purchasing Director Resume

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Career Objective:

Seeking a purchasing director position to handle entire activities of the purchase department and help the management with budgeting and financial management.

Summary of Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of procurement principles, processes and theories

  • Able to lead, motivate and control purchase department staff

  • Expert in placing ideas and requirements clearly both in writing and verbal forms

  • Highly skilled in operating computer and working with business applications

  • Excellent knowledge and experience of budgeting and financial management

  • Skilled in developing policies and procedures for internal and external communications

Work Experience:

Purchasing Director

Windshield Corporation, City Of Commerce, CA

2012 – present

  • Overseeing and supervising staff and managers of purchase department

  • Planning and implementing a standard policy for collecting requisitions from all the departments

  • Confirming placed orders with the departmental heads to avoid over-stocking

  • Distributing circulars to the departmental heads stating policies for order placements

  • Establishing and approving process and documentation guidelines

  • Developing the inventory transfer processes and guidelines

  • Procuring the best possible price for all minor and major purchases

  • Negotiating on quality and price with vendors

  • Performing risk analysis on company vendors

Senior Purchasing Manager

ABC Company, City Of Commerce, CA

2009 – 2012

  • Oversaw purchases of supplies and equipment

  • Solved problems related to stocking of unwanted items

  • Identified a central area for shipping and receiving

  • Ensured adequate supply of necessary items

  • Researched and found the best price for quality products

  • Sought quotations from multiple vendors for competitive pricing and obtained best price

  • Received, inspected, and supervised the storage and distribution of items

  • Got the showroom arranged to allow easy access for employees

  • Took daily, weekly and monthly inventories

  • Attended trade shows and convention to know latest pricing and machineries


Bachelor’s Degree in Purchasing and Supply Management

Mandy’s Business School, City Of Commerce, CA



Available upon request.