Indirect Procurement Specialist

OTB is an international fashion Group powering a range of global, unconventional brands, including Diesel, Maison Margiela, Marni, Viktor&Rolf and Jil Sander. The Group also controls and manages Staff International and Brave Kid companies and holds a minority investment in L.A. brand Amiri. OTB embodies the brave, innovative and unapologetic spirit and vision of its founder and president Renzo Rosso, who disrupted the world of fashion with an open-minded, highly creative mentality, aimed at “building not the biggest, but the most alternative fashion group” as he stated. As its name suggests - OTB stands for “Only The Brave”.

OTB Spa is looking for a Indirect Procurement Specialist for its Headquarters in Breganze (VI). Inside the Indirect Purchasing department, the Indirect Procurement Specialist will be in charge to manage the strategic planning and management of the assigned indirect categories and will also play a leading role within all ongoing projects related to procurement transformation.

 

Job responsibilities


She/he will be responsible for core sourcing activities, from negotiation to vendor management, and will focus on:

  • Driving the implementation of new procurement procedures and their execution;
  • Managing all scouting of new vendors for the assigned categories;
  • Supervising communication and follow up with vendors;
  • Executing periodic vendor compliance evaluation;
  • Running spend analysis in order to define project’s baseline and optimization opportunities;
  • Defining and constantly updating the sourcing strategy;
  • Follow benchmarking activities;
  • Managing selection processes via RFQ;
  • Supporting and coordinating contract drafting activities for the assigned categories.

 

Job requirements

 

  • At least three years of experience within a similar position;
  • Master’s degree in Economics, Management or similar;
  • End-to-end knowledge of the ordering process;
  • Fluent in English;
  • Track record of experience within complex processes;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Propensity for attention to detail and precision is a must;
  • Analytical skills;
  • Pragmatic and collaborative attitude;
  • Strong teamwork skills;
  • Solid proficiency in Excel and Power Point;
  • SAP knowledge is considered a plus.

 

 

Knowledge of agile principles and retail environment are considered a plus.

 

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www.otb.net

Location: 

Breganze, IT

Employment Type:  Full time
Function:  General
Seniority:  Professional