PoSITIONLouis Vuitton is seeking a highly analytical and customer focused Purchasing Agent, preferably with previous experience in a high-quality manufacturing environment to be a part of our amazing "atelier" in San Dimas, CA.PROFILEAs a Purchasing Agent, you will have an opportunity to work with a creative and dynamic team, ensuring the procurement of raw materials from domestic and international suppliers to meet our production plan. By striving to continuously improve the manufacturing of our products and new developments you will be contributing to the quality and craftsmanship found within our "atelier" and providing luxury goods to our clients. This is an opportunity for those who thrive in a fast-paced and rewarding environment. With a teamwork spirit and customer service mindset, you will provide daily support to our internal business units. We value forward thinking individuals who are eager to use their creativity and skill set in order to drive the continued success and strong heritage of the brand, ultimately delivering quality products on time to our clients. Ideally, we are seeking individuals with strong leadership skills and a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management or Supply Chain Management. If you strive for excellence and possess an entrepreneurial spirit, you will appreciate our dynamic collaborative team environment! ADDITIONAL INFORMATION By joining Louis Vuitton US Manufacturing, you will receive a generous benefits package, including but not limited to medical coverage, retirement plan, life insurance, and employee discounts. In addition to working with some of the most talented and inspirational leaders within the luxury market you will also have an opportunity to attend industry renowned training and have access to unparalleled career opportunities both within Louis Vuitton and the LVMH Group.
· Bachelor's Degree in Business Management, Supply Chain Management or related field· Must have minimum 5 years of relevant experience in a manufacturing environment· Master's Degree or Certification in Supply Chain Management is a plus· Must have experience managing 200+ SKUs and dealing with suppliers overseas· Strong analytical and problem-solving skills· Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written· Proven people skills required, must have ability to work cross-functionally while effectively handling internal business pressures· Ability to work in a fast-paced, results oriented and continually changing environment· Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), particularly advanced skills in Excel· Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills· Ability to work in a multi-site environment to and from both workshops· Must have a valid driver's license and proof of automobile insurance · Language skills in Spanish and/or French is a plus