Sample Purchasing Clerk Resume

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Tommy Kendall
812 Robinson Switch Rd
Minneapolis, MN 55450

Job Objective To secure the position of Purchasing Clerk that will allow me to utilize acquired skills and experience.

Work Experience:

Purchasing Clerk
Algood Food Company, Minneapolis, MN
May 2004 – Present

  • Managed transactional, reporting, data maintenance and customer service.
  • Ensured appropriate collection, reported procurement spent.
  • Computed large volumes of data in spread sheets and databases.
  • Handled code and cost receivers for raw materials.
  • Monitored all deliveries of raw goods inventory.
  • Ordered raw goods, ingredients & packaging for multiple manufacturing facilities.

Purchasing Clerk
Mizuho OSI, Minneapolis, MN
March 2002– April 2004

  • Computed all purchase orders for multiple manufacturing facilities.
  • Prepared and submitted quotes to customers and provided them with status of orders as needed.
  • Analyzed shipping alternatives to determine the most efficient method.
  • Prepared and issued purchase orders using automated accounting package.
  • Negotiated pricing and credit terms with existing and new vendors.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Huge experience in processing purchase orders
  • Excellent organizational skills in maintaining purchase orders and vendor files
  • Deep knowledge in placing orders for products and supplies
  • Familiarity with shipping procedures and processes
  • Skilled in checking quality in products purchased
  • Knowledge of MS Office programs and other related applications


Associate Degree in Business Administration
Owens Community College, Perrysburg, OH

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