Sample Project Buyer Resume

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George Whitby
2449 Ashwood Drive
Orange City, IA 12345

Job Objective To enhance my skills and further my career by filling the position of a Project Buyer in well-established organization.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Excellent experience in monitoring commodity management and performing negotiations for contract
  • Sound knowledge of automotive advance product quality planning processes
  • Profound knowledge of production part approval activities
  • Ability to interpret income statements for individual projects
  • Ability to perform negotiations on different financial aspects of the project
  • Proficient in managing supply chain for projects
  • Familiarity with negotiations, supply demand planning, cost management and logistics

Professional Experience:

Project Buyer
Koch Industries Inc., Orange City, IA
August 2012 – Present


  • Administered everyday design to order projects and prepared it for display.
  • Prepared forecasts for spends and recommended appropriate reductions to cost.
  • Monitored production schedule and if required changed as per customer requirements.
  • Analysed customer demands and forecasted strategies to reduce inventory costs.
  • Coordinated with project manager and planned appropriate materials.
  • Prepared budget and provided update to project summaries.

Project Buyer
Vanderlande Industries, Orange City, IA
May 2009 – July 2012


  • Evaluated supplier service reports and ensured compliance to quality for delivery.
  • Analysed facilities and performed negotiation on pricing and service.
  • Administered inventory plans and individual activity for product life cycle.
  • Managed communication with commodity lead buyers for project activities.
  • Assisted to resolve supplier issues and maintained optimal quality.
  • Prepared prototype and if required negotiated for tooling costs.


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
Morris Brown College, Atlanta, GA

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