Responsibilities of this role:
* Domestic &China Product Sourcing
* Vendor management -- New vendor Identification, Selection, Development & Up gradation ( India & China)
* Co-ordination with vendors for achieving targets in time, resolve their issues, monitoring quality & taking corrective actions to improve the quality of products.
* Cost negotiations &finalization -- To keep prices under check.
* Liaisoning with China vendors
* To source & develop new products from China like Oil filled Radiators, PTC Heaters, High end Steam Irons, Glass line Geysers, etc.
* Identify quality vendors in China & source new innovative products.
* New product designing & development --.
* Shape-up & Organize R&D dept. to work according to yearly product design calendar.
* Develop & Introduce Innovative products to have edge over competition in Mixer Grinders, Juicer Mixer Grinders, Geysers, Irons, Heat Convector product categories, etc.
* Provide technical guidance, support & monitor R&D Team for timely completion & execution of projects.
* Study competition & develop key USP in new products. Give new ideas to develop products.
* Moulds & Tools development for new products -- Tool maker's identification, Selection&
* Execution for development of quality moulds.
* Follow-up with tool makers & monitoring progress of projects undertaken & provide guidance for problems resolving.
* Identify product quality issues, plan & take corrective active actions to resolve these issues.
* Co-ordinate with R & D team to plan & execute improvement plans with in timelines.
* Monitor product performance in the field & bridge the gaps on quality front to improve the
product quality & keep field failure under check.
* Visit markets to study the products & resolve issues.
* Co-ordination with Service dept. for resolving their issues
* Infrastructure development at Vendors place to maintain & improve product quality.
Note: Only From SHA Background