Domaine d'activité
Human care
Desio, Italy
Type de contrat
Fix term contract

Description de l'offre

The Purchasing function contributes to the creation of the competitive advantage through the continuous research and selection of suppliers. Suppliers’ performance is monitored according to price, quality, service, flexibility, delivery time, innovation, product range and sustainability in accordance with GMP rules.

The function acts in the respect of GMP rules as part of the pharmaceutical sector.

 Your main responsibilities would be:

  • Manage and monitor the RfQ (Request for Quotation) towards the suppliers according to the defined vendor list and purchasing strategy
  • Responsible for the first negotiation and the price agreement with the vendors within the defined budget and purchasing targets
  • Responsible for the creation of the Purchase Orders (Purchase Request conversion to Purchase Order) in line with the needs of the budget owners and in compliance with the purchasing guideline.
  • Monitoring status of the orders and related deliveries with the vendors
  • First contact person and responsible for the deviation management regarding Invoices and good receipts related to the orders under his/her responsibility
  • Purchasing contact person for all stakeholders in the assigned Legal Entity/Plant  
  • Responsible for inbound flow for raw materials, spare parts and capex in terms of communication with the forwarder and custom and delivery document preparation


  • Diploma
  • At least 2 years’ experience in organized multinational companies (Chemical-pharmaceutical preferable)
  • Technical knowledge of the SAP software (MM module)
  • Analytical skills
  • Expertise in the field of purchasing processes
  • Negotiation and communication skills
  • Driving License: B 

Description de l'entreprise

For the GNOSIS BY LESAFFRE Business Unit

For over 30 years, Lesaffre has been involved in Human Health & Nutrition as part of its ambition to Better Nourish and Protect the Planet. In November 2018, Lesaffre acquired Gnosis Advanced Biotech and officially combined it with Lesaffre Human Care to form a new Business Unit named Gnosis by Lesaffre.

At Gnosis by Lesaffre, we are committed to cultivating and to delivering nutritional actives, probiotics, and nutritional and functional yeasts that benefit human health and wellbeing, thanks to the power of microorganisms and biotransformation processes like fermentation. Put differently, we explore life to improve living.

Our vision: At Gnosis by Lesaffre, we strive for a world that moves better, digests better, ages better, feels better, and, ultimately, lives better thanks to microorganisms and biotransformation.