Head Procurement - Solar Module Manufacturing | New Delhi

New Delhi Permanent
  • Leadership role to head the procurement & supply chain function.
  • Excellent growth trajectory to lead a 10GW Greenfield Project

About Our Client

The client is an Indian MNC with multiple businesses across Heavy Engineering, EPC and Solar Module Manufacturing.

Job Description

  • The Head Procurement will be responsible for creating and implementing best practice Procurement vision, strategy, policies, processes and procedures to aid and improve business performance through increase in productivity and efficiency which will essentially result into meeting business objectives and operational needs in terms of price, quality and delivery targets.
  • The Head Procurement will lead all procurement and SCM related matters of Solar BU with respect to Module manufacturing related BOM components.
  • Primary Responsibility would be to lead and conclude overall purchasing activities for Solar BU for following items: Cell, EVA, Back sheet, Glass, Frame for Module Manufacturing.
  • Ensure effective negotiations with vendors and supply partners. Ensuring profitable margins for the business through cost effective procurement. Driving on-time delivery for the assigned commodity.
  • Developing new vendors and strategic business partners. Ensuring timely vendor payments and full compliance to contractual obligations. Monitoring material deliveries as per planned delivery schedule.
  • Additionally, the Head Procurement will also be responsible for leading Greenfield CAPEX related projects to support the growth plans of the organization.
  • As a member of the leadership committee, Head Procurement will also act as a liaison between the Corporate HQ and the manufacturing unit, thereby enabling effective collaboration with other commercial functions.

The Successful Applicant

Approximately 15+ years of experience in manufacturing/operations, out of which atleast 8-10 years should have been in a "SOLAR MODULE MANUFACTURING" industry. The incumbent should have worked in the capacity of a Head Procurement with experience of buying capex, solar cell and solar module parts of his/her career.

Soft Skills:

  • Robust leadership skills / people management
  • Problem analysis and resolution
  • Strong Communication skills
  • Quick decision-making skill
  • Conflict Management
  • Innovative thinking

What's on Offer

  • Leadership role to head the procurement & supply chain function.
  • Excellent growth trajectory in a high visibility role to lead Greenfield Project and setup the procurement & supply chain functions.
Quote job ref
JN-102023-6213581

Job summary

Function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Sourcing
What is your area of specialisation?
Industrial / Manufacturing
Location
New Delhi
Job Type
Permanent
Job Reference
JN-102023-6213581

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