Generate and implement efficient sourcing and category management strategies
Analyze and calculate costs of procurement and suggest methods to decrease expenditure
Invent negotiation strategies and secure profitable deals
Manage the company's supply portfolio ensuring transparency of spending
Develop risk mitigation programs to ensure continuity of supply in emergency scenarios
Optimize sourcing procedures to attain maximum efficiency
Cooperate with stakeholders to guarantee agreement on terms and processes
Prepares and reviews contracts, bids, proposals, and vendor agreements for legal correctness, price, and acceptability of items to specifications
Research and anticipate shifts in the negotiating power of suppliers
Perform cost and scenario analysis, and benchmarking
Estimate risks and apply risk minimizing techniques
Discover and partner with trustworthy vendors and suppliers
Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
Should have at lest 10 years of experience in Strategic Sourcing with exposure to sourcing of Electronic, Electrical and Mechanical parts and components.
Candidate with exposure to Mobile phone/Electronics domain will be preferred.