Head Purchase & Logistics | Auto Industry | Ranjangaon

Pune Permanent INR3,500,000 - INR4,000,000 per year
  • Leadership role to head the procurement function (Multi Plant)
  • Excellent growth trajectory & work with BU Head in a high visibility role

About Our Client

One of the largest auto components manufacturer in India with Global Operations.

Job Description

Reporting to the Business Unit Head, you will be responsible for:

  • Developing, implementing and monitoring the procurement and supply chain (logistics, warehousing/ Exports) strategy, policy and procedures for an addressable spend in the region for Direct materials (Stamping/Forging/Machining/Sheet Metal) categories at a corporate level.
  • Developing and implementing strategies for the effective negotiation and management of strategic contracts and suppliers.
  • Leading and driving initiatives that deliver improvements in the efficiency and effectiveness of procurement activity and creating a simplified process for end users.
  • Managing the day to day operation of the procurement department and its resources in order to deliver the Procurement Strategy.
  • Working collaboratively with key stakeholders to achieve 'value for money' savings targets that support the achievement of budgets.
  • Ensuring a high degree of compliance to the finance and purchasing regulations.
  • Collaborating across supplier network to deliver optimum value for money.
  • Determining and leading on the company's sustainable procurement agenda to support the strategic aims.

The Successful Applicant

To be a successful candidate, you should:

  • Be a mechanical/Automobile/Electrical engineer with 12-20 years of work experience in procurement, logistics, warehousing and exports in a automobile/auto ancillary manufacturing industry.
  • Have considerable knowledge of commodity purchasing, methods of analysing suppliers & material, contract language, compliance requirements, and financial risk.
  • Have the ability to develop & execute business continuity/strategic plans to provide direction toward the achievement of financial targets.
  • Have a track record of exceptional collaborative relationships with suppliers, contractors and colleagues
  • Be an excellent negotiation, oral, and written communication skills.

What's on Offer

In addition to an attractive compensation package, the candidate will have the opportunity to work in a culture driven and a fast paced environment, with a strong focus on research and innovation, aimed at achieving excellence at all levels.

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Procurement & Supply Chain
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Industrial / Manufacturing
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