Featuring your planning skills on a resume is a great way to catch the recruiter’s attention and convince them of your potential value.
But not all resumes leave the same impression, and not any skill listed on a resume will get you hired.
That leaves you wondering —
What are the best planning skills to add to a resume?
Planning skills list and examples for your resume:
Managed the planning and logistics processes for 75,000 units
Oversaw the development of residential properties from planning through handover for a combined portfolio of 250+ units
The control and supervision: detect incidents (measuring impact) followed incidents, in permanent contact with level 3
Led transition program to create new Operations centers, contributing to USD 3 Million in annual savings.
Implemented application helpdesk in Manila bringing down annual vendor support cost by GBP 50K.
Increased Service sales by 30% within 18 months
Successfully managed first 4G deployment in France, helping Cisco in swapping legacy 2G/3G legacy vendor.
These Planning skills are always in high demand:
- Critical thinking and attention to detail
- Project management
- Attention to detail
- Teamwork and collaboration
PRO TIPIf planning skills are a major aspect of the job you’re applying to, focus your whole resume on them. Try to show throughout different sections how you’re a good fit. And highlight what your planning skills allowed you to achieve during your career.
How to demonstrate Planning skills on your resume
- Participated in planning and evaluation meetings to identify problems and propose business solutions
- Trained planning team interns on schedules and timetables management
- Handled the planning of production tasks and timeline setting to ensure on-time delivery
What jobs require Planning skills:
- Project Manager
- Assistant Manager
- Business Development Manager
- Software Engineer
- Team Leader
- Senior Manager
Read our article on how to add language skills on resume for additional tips and tricks.
Planning skills courses and certificates:
Here are the top related skills to Planning:
Planning popularity over time:
Courtesy of Google Trends
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About this report:
Data reflects analysis made on over 1M resume profiles and examples over the last 2 years from Enhancv.com.
While those skills are most commonly met on resumes, you should only use them as inspiration and customize your resume for the given job.