Junior Procurement Manager – Refractory Materials

  • Start Date
  • Job Type
  • Location
    Beijing, China
  • Salary
    Not indicated
  • Experience
    Less than 5 years
  • Education
    Bachelor’s Degree in Chinese Language and/or Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Economics, or a related field.


The Junior Procurement Manager will manage the purchase of refractory products in China, requiring in-depth knowledge of the local market and negotiation skills.
Main Responsibilities:
•Establish and maintain lasting relationships with suppliers.
•Monitor and evaluate supplier performance to ensure quality standards and timely deliveries.
•Negotiate and manage purchase contracts.
•Analyze market trends to identify cost-saving opportunities and enhance purchasing effectiveness.
•Collaborate with the quality team to ensure products meet technical specifications.
•Prepare periodic reports on purchasing performance.
•Resolve issues related to quality or delivery, ensuring compliance with regulations.
Essential Qualifications:
•Fluent knowledge of Mandarin Chinese and English.
•Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.
•Excellent organizational and time management skills.
•Willingness to travel to China and abroad.
Desired Skills:
•Previous experience or internships in procurement, preferably in industrial or manufacturing settings.
•Familiarity with the refractory and/or steel materials sector.
•Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team.
•Ambitious attitude and willingness to constantly improve.

Company introduction

MISANO is a world leader in the supply of refractory products with a wide range of services and solutions for the steel industry. Founded in 1969, MISANO operates worldwide, working with global leaders in the steel industry. Today, MISANO offers a complete range of refractory products for electric arc furnaces, ladle furnaces, tundish, and ingot casting. In recent years, MISANO has also become a strategic global supplier in the graphite electrodes sector. All electrodes undergo rigorous testing and quality control to meet international standards. Additionally, MISANO has perfected a unique and advanced antioxidant treatment (ULTRA-3H), which reduces electrode oxidation.


Send your CV to: Misano Beijing LLC Francesco Innocenti f.innocenti@misanogroup.com