With 8 digital production centers and 8 distribution centres in Italy, the United States, Japan, China and Hong Kong, the YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is active on a global scale, delivering to more than 180 countries around the world, with the strength of a consolidated local approach: content localized in 11 different languages, size conversion, 10 different currencies accepted to date, along with local payment systems, dedicated couriers and much more. The Operations department is responsible for Distribution Logistics, Digital Production, International Content & Localization, Customer Care & Loss Prevention, International Operations and Quality & Innovation.
The successful candidate will support the Localization Vendor Manager in evaluating suppliers in order to find the best possible deals for the localization services needed for business operations, and in managing related key steps: scouting, onboarding and accounting tasks.
The position’s responsibilities include the following:
Strong communication and negotiation skills
Timeliness in following up on contracts
Capable of staying within a given budget
Good math skills
Ability to work well in a fast-paced, multi-cultural and team-oriented environment.
The ideal candidate has 1-2 years of experience in Service Purchasing and Order Management or has worked within the localization industry as a Vendor Coordinator or Project Manager.
Bachelor’s degree, ideally in business administration or supply chain management.
Location: our offices in Milan or Bologna.