Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of buyers, purchasing officers, and related workers involved in purchasing materials, products, and services. Includes wholesale or retail trade merchandising managers and procurement managers.
Achievement (79.0% important)
About Achievement: Job requires establishing and maintaining personally challenging achievement goals and exerting effort toward mastering tasks.
Persistence (80.0% important)
About Persistence: Job requires persistence in the face of obstacles.
Initiative (83.8% important)
About Initiative: Job requires a willingness to take on responsibilities and challenges.
Leadership (86.6% important)
About Leadership: Job requires a willingness to lead, take charge, and offer opinions and direction.
Cooperation (86.6% important)
About Cooperation: Job requires being pleasant with others on the job and displaying a good-natured, cooperative attitude.
Concern for Others (76.2% important)
About Concern for Others: Job requires being sensitive to others' needs and feelings and being understanding and helpful on the job.
Social Orientation (68.6% important)
About Social Orientation: Job requires preferring to work with others rather than alone, and being personally connected with others on the job.
Self Control (84.8% important)
About Self Control: Job requires maintaining composure, keeping emotions in check, controlling anger, and avoiding aggressive behavior, even in very difficult situations.
Stress Tolerance (81.0% important)
About Stress Tolerance: Job requires accepting criticism and dealing calmly and effectively with high stress situations.
Adaptability (81.0% important)
About Adaptability: Job requires being open to change (positive or negative) and to considerable variety in the workplace.
Dependability (85.0% important)
About Dependability: Job requires being reliable, responsible, and dependable, and fulfilling obligations.
Attention to Detail (87.6% important)
About Attention to Detail: Job requires being careful about detail and thorough in completing work tasks.
Integrity (96.2% important)
About Integrity: Job requires being honest and ethical.
Independence (80.0% important)
About Independence: Job requires developing one's own ways of doing things, guiding oneself with little or no supervision, and depending on oneself to get things done.
Innovation (73.4% important)
About Innovation: Job requires creativity and alternative thinking to develop new ideas for and answers to work-related problems.
Analytical Thinking (85.8% important)
About Analytical Thinking: Job requires analyzing information and using logic to address work-related issues and problems.