Purchasing Manager

  • General
  • P.R. China - Shanghai

Our client is a European company specialized in furniture production and window displays. For this client, Talent Fishers is looking for a Purchasing Manager (Shanghai).

Job location: Shanghai
Scope: Lead the sourcing department and process
Reporting to: GM/COO (China) and Corporate Purchasing Manager (Europe)

Job description
• Liaise with project managers, technical , logistic, administration and finance department
• Supervise and manage the purchasing team and process
• Select, validate and monitor new suppliers
• Negotiate terms and conditions on purchasing
• Assure timely delivery from suppliers
• Provide periodic assessment of suppliers
• Update suppliers database
• Advise and support project managers on projects feasibility
• Monitor budget from the sourcing point of view
• Overview stock management and optimization
• Manage the materials show room
• Introduce new materials

Job Requirements
• 10 years experience in purchasing and decoration or furniture manufacturing industry
• 3 years experience in a managing position
• Experience in the retail segment preferred
• Fluent in Italian, Fluent in English
• Knowledge of 2D drawing (CAD)
• Knowledge of main decoration and furniture materials
• Knowledge of main decoration and furniture production methodology
• Knowledge of Microsoft office package
• Excellent team leadership skills
• Strong communication capacity
• Proactive problem solving ability

Suitable candidates will be contacted within 30 days upon application.

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