Category Buyer Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Purchasing

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Category Buyer Skills List in Purchasing

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Category Buyer role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Category Buyer job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 75% of Category Buyer job descriptions contained purchasing as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

purchasing
75%
procurement
71%
buyer
45%
category manager
38%
buying
34%
sourcing
34%
wfh
23%
birchwood
23%
contracts
23%
liverpool
23%
north west
23%
warrington
23%
category
19%
remote
19%
cheshire
19%
cips
19%
management
19%
merseyside
19%
transport
15%
warehousing
15%
manager
15%
asset management
15%
category management
15%
distribution
15%
logistics
15%
property management
15%
real estate
15%
supply chain
12%
manchester
12%
hybrid
12%
capex
12%
indirect buyer
12%
site services
8%
contract management
8%
analysis
8%
education procurement
8%
po
8%
purchase
8%
stakeholder relationship
8%
purchaser
8%
stock availability
8%
senior buyer
8%
supplier relationship
8%
nec
8%
nec 4
8%
nec3
8%
nec4
8%
fm
8%
indirect procurement
8%
commodity buyer
4%
sap
4%
housing
4%
strategy
4%
ojeu
4%
apparel
4%
garments
4%
ppe
4%
project
4%
capital
4%
planned works
4%
wigan
4%
category buyer
4%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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