Inventory Manager Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Purchasing

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Inventory Manager Skills List in Purchasing

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an Inventory Manager role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Inventory Manager job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 42% of Inventory Manager job descriptions contained procurement as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

procurement
42%
purchasing
38%
microsoft excel
21%
inventory
21%
stock management
17%
stock
17%
engineering
17%
sourcing
17%
strategic buying
17%
supply chain management
17%
stock controller
17%
commodity management
17%
inventory management
17%
forecasting
13%
spreadsheets
13%
stock control
13%
analysis
13%
facilitate
13%
project manage
13%
analytical
13%
buyer
9%
supply chain
9%
admin
9%
merchandising
9%
transport
9%
procurement manager
9%
manufacturing environment
9%
purchasing manager
5%
strategic procurement
5%
procuring
5%
supply chain manager
5%
aerospace
5%
mrp
5%
logistics
5%
customer service
5%
material control
5%
aircraft
5%
material planner
5%
aviation
5%
3pl
5%
people management
5%
analysing data
5%
planning
5%
category management
5%
supply chain planner
5%
cips
5%
warehousing
5%
excel
5%
garments
5%
suppliers
5%
senior buyer
5%
far east
5%
strategic buyer
5%
materials management
5%

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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