Educational Qualification:Mechanical Engineer with MBA
18-20 years in actual procurement and 5-7 years of actual Managing a department.
To ensure timely, cost effective and efficient procurement of Engineering Materials
Planning and Strategising:
Understand the procurement strategy for all materials for the organization and support achievement of business objectives. Understand long term and short term plans for the RMPM procurement team. Also strategising on All India Logistics.
Policy and Process Design, Implementation and Review:
Responsible for implementation of best practices in procurement of materials and services for Oleo / PCP India operations, vendor management, transaction processing and delivery management.
Responsible for managing resources for purchasing (materials and services) and materials management for Oleo / PCP Operations in India.
Ensure periodic revision of Inventory norms for Plants in India based on changing business scenarios and implementation of the same.
Coordination, Interface, Imparting Training:
Responsible for vendor management - managing relationships, resolving issues and developing new vendors for Operations in India.
Provide inputs for Annual Business Planning processes.
Infrastructure and Technology Investment and Management:
Ensuring accuracy and timelines of procurement related data in the ERP system for Operations in India.
Key Internal Interactions:
Purpose of Interaction:
For understanding plant requirements and and delivering on time for better productivity
For understanding project requirements and delivering on time
Key External Interactions:
Purpose of Interaction:
Ensuring cost efficiency, quality and timeliness of supplies.
Technical Skills and Knowledge:
Knowledge of latest trends and best practices in Procurement
Strong negotiation and relationship management skills
Proven ability to build, sustain, and influence relationships, at all levels of an organization
Knowledge of company's strategy, structure and practices
Strong planning and decision-making skills
Deep data analysis and forecasting skills
Strong conceptual knowledge of the Procurement function
Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to invoke change.
Key Result Areas (KRAs):
Timely and accurate procurement of supplies to support the production process in the geography.
Effective vendor management to ensure cost effective procurement and adherence to agreed service levels
Ensure that Procurement MIS is completed on time
Increase Customer (Manufacturing, Geog.) Satisfaction with Supply Chain and Procurement.