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RAW MATERIALS BUYER

Colceresa, Italy

The candidate will be responsible for a part of raw materials categories for Dainese brand (Electronics components, moulding plastics and packaging).

The role, part of Operations & Logistics Dept., reports the raw Materials Sourcing Manager for Dainese brand.

Responsibilities are:

  • Scouting new suppliers following market trends and facilitating resourcing in Low Cost countries
  • Negotiation of suppliers agreement and warranty&quality agreement with the suppliers
  • Negotiation of prices with suppliers (to implement the “should cost” model) and service level, ensuring delivery schedules are met in accordance with Production Planning
  • Preparing ongoing reports also for the Management analysis
  • Reviewing tenders
  • Data entry for purchasing documents and price list
  • Identify opportunity to streamline office activities.

The ideal candidate, BS/MS in Economics or Engineering, has at least 5 years experience in Purchasing Dept., preferably in multisite and international contest with low cost country exposure and has the following necessary characteristics:

  • Strong market awareness, attention to detail and problem-solving are also necessary attributes
  • Communications abilities and teamwork
  • Stress management skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Problem-solving
  • Commercial awareness
  • Good PC skills in particular Office and modern ERP, such as SAP and Dynamics AX
  • Knowledge of English language

Availability to travel on abroad Europe, North Africa and Asia is requested.