Purchasing Executive Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Purchasing

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Purchasing Executive Skills List in Purchasing

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Purchasing Executive role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Purchasing Executive job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 45% of Purchasing Executive job descriptions contained purchasing as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

purchasing
45%
procurement
31%
buying
20%
supply chain
18%
procurement manager
18%
buyer
16%
supplier relationship
16%
sourcing
14%
cips
12%
purchaser
12%
procurement admin
10%
procurement executive
10%
supplier selection
10%
procurement officer
10%
engineering
8%
manufacturing
8%
senior buyer
8%
supply chain coordinator
8%
procurement administrator
8%
material scheduler
6%
mrp
6%
material planner
6%
senior procurement officer
6%
category manager
6%
purchasing specialist
6%
expediter
6%
bom
6%
cost savings
6%
cost down
6%
purchasing assistant
6%
bill of materials
6%
it procurement executive
4%
supplier negotiation
4%
procurement advisor
4%
director
4%
mcips
4%
procurement director
4%
procurement jobs
4%
it procurement
4%
purchasing manager
4%
commercial manager
2%
contract manager
2%
manufacturing planner
2%
buy
2%
admin
2%
critical path
2%
general admin
2%
merchandising
2%
telco
2%
supply chain manager
2%
purchase orders
2%
excel
2%
month end
2%
monthly reporting
2%
stock take
2%
stores assistant
2%
orders
2%
supply
2%
contract management
2%
saas
2%
software procurement
2%
supplier management
2%
technology procurement
2%
technology
2%
supplier performance
2%
sales support executive
2%
analytical
2%
assistant buyer
2%
communication
2%
office admin
2%
office assistant
2%
procurement assistant
2%
administrator
2%
it asset management
2%
accounts administrator
2%
finance assistant
2%
electronics
2%
sales support
2%
procurement strategies
2%
capacity planning
2%
demand planning
2%
eastern europe
2%
problem solving
2%
supplier development
2%
energy
2%
energy efficiency
2%
energy management
2%
global sourcing
2%
hard fm
2%
hard services
2%
mandarin
2%

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