Procurement Lead | 7 to 9 years | Chennai

Job Description
  • Handle Spot Buy, vendor set-up and customer queries, Master Data requests, Catalog management etc
  • Validate prices, specifications, and delivery dates as part of 100% quality check on PO’s placed per business requirement
  • Management of complex operational issues, work with purchasing team in ensuring no lapse to delivery of orders
  • Negotiate with external vendors to secure advantageous price & terms
  • Discover profitable suppliers and sourcing strategies for new materials
  • Handle Suppliers and stakeholder’s escalation by providing reasonable justifications for delays or changes that may take effect due to business needs
  • Work with Category Managers to implement processes to resolve identified root causes
  • Direct interfacing with customer and/or external suppliers
  • Involve into Organizational level activities as part of career advancement
Primary Skills
  • Strong Knowledge in Procurement Process
  • Excellent Communication Skill & People Management
Secondary Skills
  • Hands-on experience in SAP/Oracle
  • Experienced in ticketing tools like Q2R, Ariba, Maximo, Emptoris etc
     

Ref:

469123

Posted on:

June 24, 2020

Experience level:

Experienced

Contract type:

Permanent

Location:

Chennai

Business units:

Business Services

Department:

Services