Junior Buyer Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Retail

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Junior Buyer Skills List in Retail

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Junior Buyer role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Junior Buyer job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 70% of Junior Buyer job descriptions contained junior buyer as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

junior buyer
70%
buyer
61%
product development
59%
fashion
56%
factories
54%
apparel
54%
product
38%
sourcing
33%
instagram
26%
buying
26%
clothing
24%
product brief
24%
assistant buyer
17%
margin
12%
fmcg
12%
christmas
12%
garden
12%
budgets
12%
trends
12%
far east
12%
trade fairs
12%
range building
10%
senior assistant buyer
10%
sign off
10%
costings
7%
sample management
7%
purchase orders
7%
new product set up
7%
critical path
7%
merchandising
7%
fashion buying
7%
buying assistant
7%
buying admin assistant
7%
excel
5%
merchandiser
5%
stock
5%
account management
5%
forecasting
5%
junior merchandiser
5%
procurement
5%
buyers
5%
indirect
5%
data
5%
sales
5%
wssi
3%
planning
3%
trading
3%
graduate level
3%
administrative support
3%
retail
3%
manchester
3%
junior merchandising
3%
brands
3%
assistant merchandiser
3%
fashion design
3%
communication skills
3%
senior assistant merchandiser
3%
maths
3%
forcasting
3%

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.

Including the right keywords in your CV will help you get past Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and win more job interviews from employers and recruiters.


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