Product Procurement Leader (Global role)

Mumbai City Permanent
  • Leadership role to head end to end procurement initiatives for the business
  • Work in an Executive capacity with the MD, driving key decision making

About Our Client

My client is a global leader in asset maintenance covering security & access control. A global MNC, they have a clear focus on growth. Leveraging on its existing product and service synergies and adding incremental offerings, they are currently in the middle of a phenomenal growth trajectory. They are looking for a Product Procurement Leader as a part of their executive leadership team based out of Mumbai.

Job Description

  • Develop, lead and execute purchasing strategies
  • Act as business partner for the business teams, shareholders and suppliers.
  • Provide support to CFO/Business Leaders with financial analysis/modelling of commercial deals and decision support.
  • Support in preparation of quarterly business plans, reforecasts and annual budgets in conjunction with the business and presentation to the parents.
  • Manage matters related to Opex and Capex
  • Ability to implement best practices - Reverse auction, standard rates etc
  • Working with the contract managers and procurement teams to ensure the effective financial management of DPD, Operations and IT contracts.
  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
  • Craft negotiation strategies and close deals with optimal terms
  • Partner with stakeholders to ensure clear requirements documentation
  • Assess, manage and mitigate risks
  • Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
  • Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand

The Successful Applicant

Master's Qualified with at least 8-12 years of experience. The person should have strong experience in commercial function and setting up a purchase function. He / She should be comfortable working as an Individual contributor and ready to get hands on with day to day commercial operations as & when required.

The individual must be a highly energetic personality that fits well in the culture of the organization with good exposure to Project Procurement. Experience of low-cost sourcing in APAC region, especially Electronic Items, is highly desirable.

What's on Offer

Opportunity to be a part of a meritocratic environment with strong level of independence to drive the company forward besides working with the board on key strategic initiatives.

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