Position based in Chennai, T Nagar
Tamil Language compulsory
7-11 years in Procurement / Supply Chain
Candidates from Non IT companies ONLY
Industries such as Automobile, FMCG etc can be considered
Look for candidates with Indirect materials procurement experience
NO CANDIDATES ABOVE 12 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
About Business and Commercial:
Business and Commercial Department handles the Supply Management function in the organization. We recognize that the supply chain is critical to our company’s success, and Supply Management has become a key contributor to the company’s competitiveness and performance. Moving from transactions to relationships, it has transitioned to fit its role as a strategic contributor. By continuously enhancing its skills mix and the performance of its resource base, the function has become a driving force for a change that is altering the way organisations do business.
About the Position:
1. Position Summary
Budget and monitor DVC operation (logistics and Warehousing, Custom Clearance, Waste Sale, Labor relations etc.) for the Branch, develop new service providers, identify cost saving / productivity improvement initiatives formulate and facilitate sourcing strategy for Branch with the objective of optimizing overall costs and enhancing operational efficiencies.
2. Areas of Responsibility
Lead, direct and manage team by identifying and deploying best practices and innovative strategies for Supply chain operations at our Chennai Branch.
Lead all indirect procurement activity and resultant management activities for Chennai Branch.
Complete purchasing order processing with Benchmarking of Vendor pricing against market rates.
Support internal customer by inputting knowledge and acting as the interface for any related requirements.
Manage supply chain, logistics and imports of all the shipments for Chennai Branch.
Effectively negotiate with vendors and ensure internal customer satisfaction & ensure compliance of commercial policies and statutory norms.
Plan & control commercial system, AMCs & contract, MIS, review of commercial processes & system.
Create supply chain capability across the Chennai region.
Work closely with the business teams to understand their purchasing needs and align them with the best suppliers to meet their long-term goals while focusing on total cost of ownership
Implement supply and supplier risk management actions and support resolution of supplier quality or performance issues.
3. Key skills/Core competencies required:
Strong leadership skills, including ability to motivate and manage people.
Solid decision – making ability using available facts in sensitive client and internal situations.
In-depth understanding of best-in-class procurement processes (sourcing, contracting, negotiation, etc.)
Broad procurement experience in various Indirect commodities such as FMS/Security/HVAC/Transport/3PL
Outstanding influencing and negotiation skills.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Educational Qualifications Required Relevant Experience
B.E/B. Tech or MBA 7 to 10 years in organizations of repute
- Number of vacancies 1
- Experience Level Freshers
- Years Experience 7-10 Years
- Educational Qualification B.Tech/B.E, MBA/PGDM