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16/10 Preeti S
HR at Centum Electronics

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Centum Electronics - Assistant Manager - Sourcing (8-10 yrs)

Bangalore Job Code: 21075

Purpose of the Role :

- Key strategic role responsible for Sourcing, Vendor development, Techno - commercial evaluation, negotiation and price finalization.

Outcome Required & Strategic Priorities, Main Responsibilities / Critical tasks :

- Design competent sourcing strategies for the organization to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the function.

- Drive Sourcing and Commodity Strategy formulation and Implementation.

- Define the guidelines for Supplier / Vendor selection and ensure the quality guidelines defined by Centum are adhered to.

- Drive Cost savings through effective negotiations and continuously identify means to reduce cost and pro-actively take initiative towards cost reduction.

- Develop and maintain a high performance culture focused on Continuous improvement and Business excellence

- Identify risk in supplier base including Single source, Obsolescence, Lead time and develop risk mitigation measures.

- Ensure compliance to Ethics and Values as defined by Centum and adherence to all statutory requirements.

- Review Sourcing performance against the defined plan and take actions to ensure adherence to plan (KPI and strategic initiatives)

- Work closely with Sales / Operations / Quote team to support customer bids.

- Develop and maintain a progressive working relationship with Key stake holders.

- Both internal and external (Supplier, vendor, customer) to Centum.

- Act as mentor to direct reports and develop the second line management.

- Define performance standards and goals for employees and review their performance periodically

Organization / Management / Leadership role :

Reporting to Senior Manager - Supply Chain Management

Internal stakeholders :

- Sales

- Operations

- Design

- Quote

External stakeholders :

- Supplier

- Customers

Skills & Knowledge : 

- Commercial Acumen

- Collaboration skills and driving synergy

- Business Acumen

- Strong Communication skills

- Customer Centricity

- Negotiation Skills

- Decision Making

Behavioural Competencies :

- Strong Planning and Organizing skills

- Good Problem solving skills

- Integrity

- Conflict handling skill

- Persistence and Resilience

- Strong ability to influence

- Good presentation skills

Qualification :

- Graduate Engineering in Electronics / Electrical discipline

- Additional qualification such as Diploma in Materials Management will be added advantage

Experience :

- Minimum of 8 years experience in Strategic Sourcing / Purchase in any manufacturing industry, preferably in EMS

- Should have hands on experience in working on ERP systems.

- Candidate with team handling experience preferred.

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