Fendi is an Italian high fashion house, which specializes in leather and fur products and has earned international acclaim for its precise craftsmanship and elegant style. The brand has built a name for itself based on its creative way of experimenting with fur and leather.

Position:
The job of procurement manager involves sourcing and purchasing goods and services for the company according to its available budget for Store Planning Department. In the architecture sector, the purchasing of raw and finish materials on a tender basis is a key part of the procurement manager’s responsibility. Close control of purchasing budgets, negotiating with suppliers, ensuring delivery schedules are met and preparing ongoing reports are all part of the job. Travel may also be involved.

The job of procurement manager involves sourcing and purchasing goods and services for the company according to its available budget for Store Planning Department. In the architecture sector, the purchasing of raw and finish materials on a tender basis is a key part of the procurement manager’s responsibility. Close control of purchasing budgets, negotiating with suppliers, ensuring delivery schedules are met and preparing ongoing reports are all part of the job. Travel may also be involved.
Planning, organising, financial, budgeting and decision-making skills are all essential requirements, as managing people and communications abilities. Strong market awareness, attention to detail and problem-solving are also necessary attributes. This position is based on a deep knowledge (5/7 y experience minimum) of the construction sector, with experience and/or a degree in architecture or engineering.

Required skills involved in this job include forecasting, planning, and correctly assessing needs. They also have to be able to network and negotiate with suppliers, to ensure price adjustments and access to retail costs. Their duties may be shared with a team, depending on the size of the company.

Requirements:
A Procurement Manager usually performs many of the following tasks:

  • Researching for new suppliers;
  • Following market trends;
  • Liaising with suppliers;
  • Projecting stock levels;
  • Negotiating prices with suppliers;
  • Reviewing tenders;
  • Following up with suppliers concerning delivery times;
  • Managing budgets;
  • Preparing report;
  • Reporting to Senior Managers and Executives Skills;
  • Relationship management;
  • Communication and interpersonal relations;
  • Customer service and relations;
  • Finance and budgeting;
  • Making decisions;
  • Planning and organising;
  • Meet targets;
  • Stress management;
  • Negotiating and networking;
  • Good judgement and analytical ability;
  • Accuracy and attention to detail;
  • Leadership and teamwork;
  • Problem-solving;
  • Commercial awareness.

We took this announcement from the official website of the company. If interested, fill in the company’s form and inform us about yor application sending an email to info@fashiontopjobs.com

Published: 29th November 2012
Experience: Constructor/Procurement
Function: Procurement/Marketing
Location: Italy