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

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Company Buyer Skills List in Purchasing

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Company Buyer role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Company Buyer job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 87% of Company Buyer job descriptions contained purchasing as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

purchasing
87%
procurement
74%
buyer
61%
buying
43%
sourcing
29%
supply chain
22%
category manager
19%
category
16%
purchase
16%
purchaser
16%
stock control
16%
contracts
16%
stock controller
14%
liverpool
14%
north west
14%
warrington
14%
cips
14%
wfh
14%
senior buyer
14%
birchwood
14%
stock
14%
management
11%
remote
11%
merseyside
11%
cheshire
11%
manager
8%
textiles
8%
manufacturing
8%
contract management
8%
assistant
8%
fabrics
8%
officer
8%
hybrid
6%
ojeu
6%
contract manager
6%
mcips
6%
supplier relationship manager
6%
education procurement
6%
construction
6%
manchester
6%
inventory planner
3%
existing suppliers
3%
southampton
3%
stock analyst
3%
inventory planning
3%
supply chain analyst
3%
multitask
3%
loughton
3%
supply chain planner
3%
shipments
3%
inventory analyst
3%
assistant buyer
3%
steel
3%
sap
3%
engineering
3%
supply
3%
cost reduction
3%
purchasing assistant
3%
framework
3%
finance
3%
technical buyer
3%
pcr2015
3%
mrp
3%
fmcg
3%
procurement officer
3%
procurement contracts
3%
purchase orders
3%
administrator
3%
strategic procurement
3%
raw materials
3%
builder
3%
littleborough
3%
negotiation
3%
computer literate
3%
building
3%
middleton
3%
procurement buyer
3%
confident communicator
3%
fareham
3%
oldham
3%
procurement specialist
3%
highly organised
3%
rochdale
3%
housing
3%
negotiation skills
3%
park gate
3%
team player
3%
portsmouth
3%

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