Develop and implement a comprehensive sourcing strategy to secure the best suppliers, products and prices in Europe;
Identify and evaluate potential suppliers, negotiate contracts, and establish long-term relationships with key partners;
Monitor industry trends, market conditions, and supplier performance to adapt sourcing strategies accordingly.
Oversee the procurement process from requisition to delivery, ensuring timely and cost-effective procurement of goods.
Collaborate with internal stakeholders to determine procurement needs and priorities.
Manage supplier relationships, track supplier performance, and resolve any issues that may arise.
Implement efficient procurement procedures, including the use of procurement software and tools.
Work closely with product development, marketing and Creative Design teams to tailor products and services to both channel’s customer.
Identify opportunities for new product/service offerings that can drive revenue.
Analyze procurement spend and identify opportunities for cost reduction and cost
Negotiate favorable terms and conditions with suppliers, including pricing, payment terms, and
Drive initiatives to improve procurement efficiency and reduce waste while maintaining
Ensure the highest quality standards for products and supplies by working closely with suppliers
and conducting quality inspections.
Develop and maintain quality assurance and compliance standards for all purchased goods.
Collaborate with inventory management teams to optimize stock levels, reduce excess
inventory, and minimize stockouts.
Implement effective inventory control measures to minimize carrying costs and improve
Build and lead a high-performing sourcing and procurement team, providing guidance,
mentorship, and performance evaluations.
Foster a culture of continuous improvement and professional development within the
Reporting and Analysis:
Prepare and present regular reports on procurement KPIs, including cost savings, supplier
performance, and inventory metrics, to senior management.