Procurement Manager

Como, Italy, D-Orbit [201]

Field(s) of expertise
Procurement & Legal Logistics & Maintenance
Job type

About this job

As Procurement Manager, you will have to purchase goods or services for D-Orbit to use or sell; your duties will entail ensuring that D-Orbit obtains quality products for competitive prices in a timely fashion. You will also play an integral role in ensuring the company will stick to budgets and operates profitably.


  • Liaises with key company employees to determine their product and service needs;
  • Monitors business trends and product availability to pay the best price for company goods and services without sacrificing quality or delivery times;
  • Nurtures relationships with suppliers to negotiate the best prices for the company;
  • Identifies and researches potential new suppliers;
  • Researches new products and services to meet the company’s goals;
  • Assesses the total costs of company purchases;
  • Develops and implements strategies for procuring, storing, and distributing goods or services and maintaining stock levels;
  • Oversees a team of purchasing agents;
  • Reports to the Head of Procurement.


  • People Person;
  • Good at Networking;
  • Excellent Written and Oral Communication Skills;
  • Data Analysis;
  • Superior Organizational Skills;
  • Good Business Instincts;
  • Mathematics Skills;
  • Good Negotiator;
  • Financial Analysis Skills;
  • Understanding of Supply Chain Management Procedures;
  • Logistics Skills;
  • Preferred knowledge of Supply Management Software (Database Management, Inventory Management, Financial Analysis, Point of Sale, Procurement, Project Management, and Enterprise Resource Planning, and General Office Programs);
  • Preferred specialized Industry Knowledge;
  • Experience as a Procurement Clerk or Junior Buyer;
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, Economics, Applied Science, or a Related Field;
  • Full professional proficiency in the English language is mandatory.