- Drive for sourcing and vendor development, with maintaining supply relationship
- Develop key material procurement strategy and accountable for mitigation of proc
About Our Client
Our client is one of the leading chemical giants with core competence in speciality chemicals. They have aggressive growth plans for India and hold a stellar market share within their line of products and services. They are looking for a Sr. Manager Alcohol Procurement based out of the corporate office in Mumbai for the India business.
Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the key accountabilities will be:
- Procure imported raw material (industrial alcohol) at prizes comparable or lower then Bulk commodity rates through negotiations.
- Identify products/ markets with favourable deemed supply conditions to continuously lower the procurement prizes.
- Ensure input sources are compliant to end customer /certification requirement.
- Work closely with operations to optimize inventory holding through storing of parallel/external storage/ high seas inventory.
- Anticipate, research and report on future changes in Import laws and the associate material prize movements to ensure such knowledge is factored in import planning and strategy.
- Manage the documentation management and online forms for the efficient and cost effective of all import activities.
- Ensure for usage of "Export Incentives schemes" effectively
The Successful Applicant
Minimum 8-12 years of alcohol procurement experience in the Chemical industry coupled with an academic background in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry. Hands on expertise in implementing SAP based eProcurement - software is important. The candidate should have a career journey in purchase based out of a medium scale chemical plant location.
Domestic and international market exposure and being specifically well versed with procurement from China & US is crucial.
What's on Offer
An excellent opportunity to work with a fast growing player that offers great prospects and competitive pay besides a healthy work life balance.