Manage purchasing cycle


Oversee complete purchasing cycle, including generating requisitions, PO creation, PO follow-up, goods reception, and final payment actions.

Alternative labels

managing purchasing cycles
managing a purchasing cycle
manage purchasing cycles
oversee purchasing cycle
maintain purchasing cycle
regulate purchasing cycle
supervise purchasing cycle

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Manage purchasing cycle is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Purchaser: Purchasers select and purchase stock, materials, services or goods. They organise tender procedures and select suppliers.
Purchase planner: Purchase planners organise the continuous supply with goods out of existing contracts.

Optional skill

Manage purchasing cycle is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Manage purchasing cycle – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022