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Current Openings

To Apply, mail us your resume at hr@kamaayurveda.com

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Spend analysis for allocated categories. Consolidation of demand/requirements across business lines
  • Keeps abreast with supplier market trends, innovations to identify changes in balance in buyer-supplier power
  • Develops strategic supplier base for the assigned categories which creates a sustainable competitive advantage for Kama
  • Defines and implements category strategies in close alignment with the Procurement Head
  • Develops yearly negotiation calendar and conducts price discovery exercises.
  • Executes sourcing processes- sends RFI/RFQ, conducts auctions, leads price negotiations and finalizes contracts
  • Utilizes multiple sourcing levers (Supplier costing, value engineering, consolidation etc.) to extract maximum value (price, quality and timeliness). Ensures TCO comparison for all purchases
  • Updates/maintains legal frame/rate contracts (contract management)
  • Responsible for supplier management processes (e.g. qualification, selection, evaluation, development, classification), Conduct supplier evaluations to develop the best suppliers and ensure transparency
  • Support compliance with relevant legal obligations relating to the goods, services or works to be purchased, e.g. environmental/health and safety legislation

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 7-10 years’ experience in a Procurement / strategic sourcing role(s), preferably in FMCG sector
  • Good understanding of strategic sourcing practices, experience in running e-rfx, e-auctions (preferable)
  • Good understanding of supplier market landscape
  • Good knowledge of MS-Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Vertical Positions Exp Education
Procurement Strategic Buyer (RM) 6-8YRS B.TECH/MBA - Tier 2

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Own & maintain the plant capacity/3P capacity model and declare the plant capacity for the given product mix
  • Review the unconstrained demand plan for material availability and provide input for constrained demand plan
  • Review out of stock situations or shortage of supply issues and recommend mitigating actions
  • Set up inventory targets for FG/ SFG/ RM at Warehouses and EBOs and monitor actual inventory levels vs. targets
  • Ensure the availability of RM and PM for achieving of weekly and monthly plans @ 3Ps and MFG plants
  • Own the Ordering of RM and PMs as per set Inventory norms along with Tactical buying team
  • Closely work with procurement team/3P managers for resolution of Quality issues/Supply issues from vendors of RM /PM and FG
  • Review and track potential inventory obsolescence (SLOB) to minimize write-offs for FG/SFG/RM
  • Work with cross functional teams to reduce FG and RPM inventory norms and reduce warehouse space/INV carrying cost
  • Weekly governance of Demand -Supply meetings , RPM review meetings , Production plan alignment

Qualifications

  • BE/ B Tech must from Tier 1 College – IITs/BITS/DCE/NITs
  • Diploma/ MBA in Operations/ Supply Chain Management preferable
  • FMCG / Consumer Durables industry experience 6-8 years of experience in SCM (Planning, Inventory management, logistics)
  • Experience in process design & operations implementation
  • Should have working knowledge of ERP (preferably PP/MM modules)
  • Proficiency in MS-Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Vertical Positions Exp Education
Planning Supply Planning Lead 6-8YRS B.TECH/MBA - Tier 1