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

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Senior Purchasing Manager Skills List in Purchasing

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Senior Purchasing Manager role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Senior Purchasing Manager job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 80% of Senior Purchasing Manager job descriptions contained procurement as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

procurement
80%
purchasing
80%
buyer
63%
supply chain
45%
logistics
18%
category management
14%
engineering
11%
buying
11%
purchaser
11%
graduate
7%
sourcing
7%
stock control
7%
junior buyer
7%
manufacturing
7%
entertainment
7%
fm
7%
direct buyer
7%
marketing
7%
media
7%
account
7%
bushey
7%
chain
7%
croxley green
7%
distribution
7%
engineer
7%
london
7%
sales
7%
senior buyer
7%
supply
7%
watford
7%
purchasing manager
4%
procurement manager
4%
buying manager
4%
hospitality
4%
defence
4%
subcontract management
4%
procurement executive
4%
press tool
4%
witney
4%
cips
4%
public sector
4%
strategic buyer
4%
assistant buyer
4%
office admin
4%
office assistant
4%
procurement admin
4%
procurement administrator
4%
procurement assistant
4%
indirects
4%
automotive
4%
purchasing assistant
4%
indirect buyer
4%
purchasing officer
4%
cost management
4%
supplier negotiation
4%
technical buyer
4%
supplier selection
4%
aquisition
4%
supplier relationship
4%
oxford
4%

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