We are looking for candidates who have experience in Service Purchase - Dharwad. Experience: 3 - 9 years Location: Dharwad Education: B.E/Btech Job Responsibility: Receive and analyze User requirement for Services & Contracts. Engage with concerned agencies for related services to be outsourced. Taking Quotations from prospective Service Providers followed by Analysis (synopsis preparation, benchmark, target cost etc.) and Techno Commercial negotiation. Preparation of Approval and cost calculation/cost comparison for the Contract to be outsourced. Purchase Order management (creation/amendment/blocking etc.) for all types of service activities. Championing assigned category(s) of services across plants for achieving category related targets. Data sharing for global Contracts. Supplier base management. Preparation of MIS for performance evaluation and facilitate deployment of corrective action. In depth knowledge of Contractor Safety Management (Pre-Qualification of Service Providers, Safety Standards, Safety Audit etc.). Knowledge of ZBC (Zero Based Costing) and cost benefit through aggregation/consolidation. Dealing with various day-to-day Contract Manpower issues. In depth knowledge of Contract Manpower related Statutory compliances and support resolving related issues. Knowledge of Contract Labour Act/Factory Act/GST etc. Participation in Process improvement initiatives Focus on Cost reduction initiatives with Customer centric approach. Execution of Agreement with Service Provider. Closure of Audit observations.