Fashion Skills for your CV in the Retail Industry

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Fashion Skills List in the Retail Industry

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Fashion role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Fashion job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 49% of Fashion job descriptions contained fashion as a required skill.

Skills

Popularity

fashion
49%
clothing
31%
retail
31%
apparel
29%
factories
26%
critical path
21%
samples
18%
suppliers
16%
excel
16%
admin
13%
administration
13%
sales
13%
merchandise admin assistant
13%
merchandise assistant
13%
brands
11%
buying admin assistant
11%
buying assistant
11%
customer service
11%
garment technologist
11%
costs
8%
store management
8%
buyer
8%
merchandising
8%
fashion buying
8%
buying
8%
wholesale
6%
purchase orders
6%
measurements
6%
quality
6%
regulations
6%
administrative
6%
analysis
6%
trends
6%
audit
6%
kpi reports
6%
compliance
6%
selling
6%
key words
6%
import merchandiser
6%
buying manager
6%
blocks
6%
footwear
6%
assistant buyer
6%
work books
6%
childrenswear
3%
assistant manager
3%
communication skills
3%
deputy manager
3%
junior buyer
3%
cross selling
3%
supervisor
3%
negations
3%
luxury
3%
fashion retail
3%
archivist
3%
boarding
3%
instagram
3%
librarian
3%
ethical code of conduct
3%
allocator
3%
senior buying admin assistant
3%
assistant merchandiser
3%
accessories
3%
line cards
3%
retail sales
3%
analytical
3%
forecasting
3%
rebuys
3%
product ordering
3%
trade packs
3%
wssi
3%
analytical skills
3%
a/b testing
3%
production
3%
reporting
3%
crm
3%
lab dips
3%
crm databases
3%
cp
3%
branded
3%
customer experience
3%
critical path management
3%
organisational skills
3%
fashion buyer
3%
graduate
3%
sample management
3%

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