Purchasing / Sourcing Manager (Istanbul)
We are a Swiss-based textile company with offices around the world and we are looking for a new Purchasing and Sourcing specialist to be based in our Istanbul liaison office, centrally located in Şişli on the European Side, directly reporting to the General Management.
* Preferably, Textile Education or previous experience in Textile industry / Raw Material Sourcing
* Excellent English skills in addition to other commonly used languages, such as French or Russian or Spanish
* Willingness to travel extensively across global sourcing hot spot regions in the Far East, Central Asia (CIS) and Africa
* Knowledge about Fibers, Yarns, Fabric and Textile Machinery will be a plus
* Strong personality with excellent negotiation skills and persuasive verbal abilities
* Disciplined, organized, get-things-done attitude with strong and precise follow-up skills
* Ability to search, communicate and visit potential textile producers for our global sourcing operations
* Ability to work under pressure and handle stressful situations (such as quality problems, shipment delays, order cancellations)
* Ability to have dialogue with multiple levels of clients/ people; from high-profile clients to machine operators in a factory
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Thank you for your kind interest.
Human Resources Department