Purchasing Support Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Retail

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Purchasing Support Skills List in Retail

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Purchasing Support role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Purchasing Support job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 46% of Purchasing Support job descriptions contained purchasing as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

purchasing
46%
buyer
37%
retail
37%
shopper
28%
procurement
28%
indirect
19%
buyers
19%
customer service
19%
trade counter
19%
wholesale
19%
e-commerce
10%
import
10%
buying
10%
literacy
10%
microsoft office
10%
purchase order
10%
sourcing
10%
account management
10%
management experience
10%
communication skills
10%
merchandiser
10%
team player
10%
stock control
10%
shipments
10%
negotiation skills
10%
multitask
10%
inventory planning
10%
highly organised
10%
existing suppliers
10%
confident communicator
10%
computer literate
10%
working experience
10%

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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