Sample Purchasing Specialist Resume

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Kathleen Lopez
3839 Losh Lane
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Job Objective Looking for a position as a Purchasing Specialist within the company. Hope to bring years of technical experience and managerial skills to the table to help your company advance.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Hands on experience in managing supply chain and performing all functions according to federal government policies
  • Outstanding knowledge of supply chain operations
  • Deep knowledge of strategies and associated sourcing activities
  • Remarkable ability to maintain accurate information
  • Sound ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent skills to analyze supplier performance
  • Amazing communication skills in both oral and written forms
  • Proficient in managing various process

Professional Experience:

Purchasing Specialist
Bechtel, Pittsburgh, PA
May 2006 – Present

  • Maintained and prepared all written procedures and ensured proper control.
  • Ensured compliance to all DoD Manual and OPNAVINST 4790.2 series.
  • Performed technical research for all materials related to aircraft parts.
  • Managed and interpreted all blueprints and schematics for technical data.
  • Established and maintained government property and ensured maintenance of all materials.
  • Coordinated with government counterparts and resolved all procedural issues and testing data.
  • Prepared government for open purchases and submitted it as required.
  • Determined policies and procedures to provide support to various programs.

Purchasing Specialist
Exterran, Pittsburgh, PA
March 2003 – April 2006

  • Managed appropriate supply of materials to all internal customers of organization.
  • Coordinated with internal customers and determined all materials requirements.
  • Administered purchase orders and maintained status orders for all projects.
  • Maintained inventory of all MRO stores and placed orders as required.
  • Managed all transactions and measured data in a timely manner.
  • Analyzed strategies and recommended changes for value research.


High School Diploma
Fullerton Union High School, Fullerton, CA

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