Urgent opening for Assistant Manager - Indirect Material and Services Department
Under the guidance of the INDIA Purchasing Manager, the Buyer will perform all activities related to the procurement of Indirect Materials and Services in accordance with the policy and requirements set by Global Supply Chain Management.
As part of the global purchasing team the Buyer is expected to work closely with all functional groups in multiple countries/regions in order to obtain maximum value from the supply base.
The Buyer will be responsible for the strategic sourcing of a wide range of indirect goods and services including, but not limited to; Facility Services, Energy, IT/Telecom, Professional Services, SG&A, MRO, MET (Machinery, Equipment, and Tooling), and Packaging, establishing contractual agreements, managing supplier performance and resolving all supplier issues for the assigned Company locations.
Main duties and responsibilities:
Procure Indirect Materials and Services as assigned by applying strategic sourcing principles at the best level of TCO (Total Cost of Ownership).
Adhere to Global Supply Chain Management Policies and Procedures on all purchases.
Continuously develop, execute, and enhance commodity strategy for Indirect Materials and Services as assigned. Continuously enhance purchasing expertise and knowledge of market prices and trends.
Execute comprehensive RFQ process and support functional users in timely manner.
Pursue systematic cost reductions and report savings to the Corporate office on a regular basis as assigned.
Negotiate (re-negotiate) agreements and purchase orders minimum 30 days prior to expiration.
Perform necessary purchase order maintenance and follow up, support purchasing objective of processing 98% of purchasing requisitions within stipulated time.
Draft /review supplier contracts and Service Agreements, conduct legal reviews as assigned.
Manage relationships with suppliers, resolve supplier issues, monitor suppliers’ performance in the areas of cost, service, quality and delivery.
Identify and develop new suppliers when appropriate.
Support general business activities and requirements of Functional groups, carry out other duties as assigned.
Communicate and cooperate with the Supply Chain Management Organization as a whole.
At all times promote the Company values and standards when dealing with internal or external customers.
Education & Training (Required):
University degree in business, purchasing, or finance, and 9+ years of experience in Purchasing from Automotive Tier1 with good experience in indirect purchasing.
Fluent in Business English, both written and spoken .
If interested send me your resume along with below mentioned details at firstname.lastname@example.org
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