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

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Production Buyer Skills List in Purchasing

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

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

buyer
70%
purchasing
66%
procurement
57%
supply chain
42%
senior buyer
33%
strategic buyer
16%
technical buyer
14%
manufacturing
14%
buying
14%
assistant buyer
9%
project buyer
9%
logistics
9%
junior buyer
9%
purchasing assistant
7%
procurement manager
7%
sap
7%
negotiation
7%
relationship management
5%
subcontract management
5%
stock control
5%
negotiating
5%
planning
5%
npi buyer
5%
contract management
5%
pricing strategy
5%
purchasing manager
5%
fmcg
5%
food manufacturing
5%
frozen food
5%
purchasing processes
5%
engineering
5%
strategic sourcing
5%
tender
5%
materials control
5%
supplier performance
5%
procurement specialist
3%
buying manager
3%
direct buyer
3%
asap
3%
electrical engineering
3%
orders
3%
goods
3%
purchasing officer
3%
mrp
3%
far east sourcing
3%
erp
3%
cips
3%
production
3%
bench-marking
3%
sourcing
3%
procurement lead
3%
lead buyer
3%
electronics
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.

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