Spearhead India business and be responsible for the growth and development
Defining the Sourcing Strategy for the company end to end
Supplier selection, development of alternative suppliers, and contract negotiation
Managing relationships with key strategic vendors (both local and global)
Identifying and developing cost-effective suppliers
Spearheading various projects to drive operational efficiency across the Supply Chain
Liaising extensively with internal stakeholders to align the Sourcing Strategy with overall business objectives
Strong leadership skills to build and maintain effective teams.
Proven track record of delivery in challenging business environments and ability to engage and influence a wide range of senior stakeholders.
Excellent knowledge of world-class procurement systems, processes and practices.
Conceptual clarity, great negotiation skills and understanding of commercial and tax implications is a must.