A competitive, well organized and successful Buyer who has extensive experience of all aspects of the procurement process. Having long track record of finding the best products for the best prices, from the most reliable vendors. Having broad buying skills across multiple categories and extensive experience of sourcing goods from around the world. Furthermore, during my career I’ve gained extensive buying and procurement experience in the following categories;
Renting/Buying the Manpower & Equipment for short term long term basis.
Material, related to Mechanical, E&I and Sporting Goods.
Now, I am looking to take career in a new and refreshing direction by joining an ambitious company that is going places.
Negotiating commercial contract arrangements with local & international suppliers.
•Getting the best buying terms and conditions & the most competitive prices possible.
•Negotiating prices, quantities and delivery time-scales with a supplier’s sales team.
•Sourcing suppliers through contacts, conferences, networking events & the Internet.
•Liaising with the sales department to select a range of products to source and buy.
•Analyzing consumer buying and spending patterns to try to predict future trends.
•Attending trade fairs and demonstrations to research new products and suppliers.
•Supervising & mentoring the work of Junior Buyers and Merchandising Assistants.
•Calculating the impact of any purchases on company sales and gross margin.
•Maintaining procurement documents in a systematic and auditable fashion.