The Raw Material Purchasing & Warehouse Manager oversees the process of raw material management ensuring the achievement of Service objectives, cost and quality defined by the direction. He/She collaborates to the definition of strategy guidelines and spending budget. He/She identifies potential suppliers through continuous scouting benchmarking and analyzes the offers, evaluating the convenience between quality and price. He/she also manages the raw materiais warehouse overseelng the related administrative procedures and all activities of Storage and shipments.
■ Identify and manage suppliers in compliance with the quality standards and technical requirements, defining the timing of delivers and dealing the payment terms;
■ Ensure compliance with the agreed procedures and supervise the materials quality control, ensuring the conformity of received materials to qualitative standards and managing eventual complaints and restitutions;
■ Ensure the compliance with the agreed procedures and the respect of deliveries plans agreed with suppliers;
■ Manage the plan of purchases in the medium term based on the Master Planning;
■ Locate and control the levels of safety stock of all materials in stock, avoiding stockouts on all strategic materials, managing the suppliers for restocking and special orders;
■ Monitor the costs in order to optimize purchasing policies and comply with Industrial Budget;
■ Manage the stocks of raw material of warehouse according to company procedure, evaluate the devaluation policies of obsolete materials; verify eventual opportunities of materials Storage;
■ Manage the processes of cargo inbound from suppliers and the related
■ Organize the Storage and management of stock, coordinating all movement operations of goods and materials;
■ Coordinate the inventory activities on the stock and guarantee the consistency between physical and accounting inventories.
■ English fluent, French is a plus;
■ University degree;
■ Prior experience in a similar role preferably in the fashion industry;
■ Knowledge of Planning Systems (MRP and MRP2);
■ Knowledge of SAP and STEALTH 3000;
■ Knowledge of warehouse management;
■ Understanding and ability to analyze business processes;
■ Procurement skills;
■ Team working skills.