Buyer Skills for your CV in the Purchasing Industry

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Buyer Skills List in the Purchasing Industry

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Buyer role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Buyer job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 14% of Buyer job descriptions contained purchasing as a skill.

Skills

Popularity

purchasing
14%
procurement
10%
buyer
8%
buying
6%
supply chain
6%
sourcing
5%
purchaser
3%
cips
2%
mrp
2%
negotiating
2%
sap
2%
category
2%
retail
2%
stock control
2%
stock
2%
manufacturing
2%
purchase
2%
assistant buyer
2%
negotiator
2%
stock controller
2%
logistics
2%
negotiation
2%
junior buyer
1%
inventory
1%
contracts
1%
communication skills
1%
electronics
1%
supply
1%
supplier
1%
engineering
1%
expeditor
1%
production
1%
procurement officer
1%
goods
1%
product
1%
horsham
1%
relationship management
1%
steel
1%
leatherhead
1%
communication
1%
fmcg
1%
manufacture
1%
material control
1%
microsoft office
1%
mrp systems
1%
oxted
1%
planning
1%
defence
1%
supplier management
1%
manchester
1%
purchase orders
1%
bom
1%
military
1%
expediting
1%
procure
1%
mrp buyer
1%
excel
1%
erp
1%
stockport
1%
purchase order
1%
suppliers
1%
inventory management
1%
automotive
1%
commodity management
1%
assistant purchaser
1%
costs
1%
machining
1%
power tools
1%
buying assistant
1%
material planning
1%
machinery
1%
far east sourcing
1%
buying consultant
1%
metal
1%
crawley
1%
procurement advisor
1%
pricing
1%
procurement manager
1%
dorking
1%
procurement consultant
1%
mechanical engineering
1%
east grinstead
1%
strategic buying
1%
budgeting
1%
project delivery
1%
procurement professional
1%
electrical
1%
supply chain management
1%
manufacturing environment
1%

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