Purchasing Manager (Apparel & Footwear)

Invest Talent JSC

Apparel & Footwear Company

Dong Nai
Posted 9 months ago

Our Client is a prominent EU Footwear Manufacturer based in Vietnam.

  • The aim of this position is to provide continuous operational support to the Factory and SC in execution of our operations in Vietnam and other countries.
  • Procurement Manager/Purchasing Manager will be a part of the Global Purchasing team specialising in sourcing of materials and services, responsible for securing supply for our Vietnam operations.
  • This role reports to the Global Procurement Director-EU
  • Location: Dong Nai
  • Salary: 2000- 2500 USD Gross (Nego)


  • Execution of sourcing operations, securing supply for manufacturing operations in Vietnam.
  • Market screening for service providers and suppliers required for operation of the site.
  • Supplier performance management, quality management, supplier onboarding and compliance review, response to audits and change management.
  • Selection of service providers required for manufacturing and preparation of contracting phase, production, and verification of documents.
  • Regular contact with suppliers, inspection and evaluation of suppliers and service providers.
  • Data collection, analysis and production of documents, spreadsheets and presentations.
  • Demand planning and coordination with logistics and warehousing.
  • Manage delivery reliability for oversea shipments, sea freight and air freight.
  • Lead Import activities, customs clearance process in Vietnam, local transport.
  • Receipt of goods and machines in accordance with the established procedure.
  • Market screening for goods and services and further validation and negotiations.
  • Regular updates and reporting on purchasing activities.
  • Benchmarking of offered goods, products and services.
  • Any other Business – mainly project related activities.


  • At least 5 years’ experience in procurement, strategic sourcing, import -export operations, finance, accounting, including the development of buying strategies, or equivalent.
  • A good knowledge of Footwear or finishing processes and experience in the footwear highly valued.
  • Good English skills allowing written communication – emails, documents.
  • Very good computer skills, specifically Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Self-starter, hands-on and can do attitude, problem solver.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills, serving with a sense of urgency.
  • Demonstrated analytical, critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • A good negotiation skills.
  • Commitment to customer service excellence.

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