Should have hands on experience in Supplier Development activities.
Should have good exposure in Localization activities.
Good knowledge in VA / VE
New Part Development also an added responsibilities.
Price Negotiations with Suppliers
Overall Cost Management under Purchase.
Should be a Good communicator.
Involved in Budget Preparation & periodically monitoring the process.
Blanket purchase agreements.
Other cost reductions.
Responsible for Price Finalization.
Hardcore costing area to handle effectively.
Simply you have to be strong in the following areas
Techno Commercial Operations
Zero Based Costing
Supplier Selection & Evaluation
System and Process Audits
Candidate Should be a Mechanical / Automobile background person.
Should be a good Communicator.
Should be expert in Manpower Management.