This position will be based in Chennai Location.
An experience purchasing professional who can quickly and accurately process purchase orders in a fast paced environment.
Has excellent stake holders service skills and works well in a team to consistently meet challenging performance targets.
We are looking for someone who demonstrates
Passionate customer focus
Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
Relentless drive to win.
Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do
Procure ad hoc rates to support solution requirements - air / ocean / express
Managing the rate validity & variable rates
Manage and maintain the transportation analysis and decision support systemsTransportation Rate BenchmarksMonthly Site Metrics and Logistics Savings Plans ReportingDevelop rate databases
Maintain Global Transportation Rates with suppliers
Good Knowledge in Export / Import operatiaons
To meet or exceed desired service levels for the various activities undertaken on behalf of the global sites
Coordinate with Internal Business Partner (Site) and Vendor (Logistics Service Providers) for Logistics
To identify, recommend, and implement operational efficiencies to drive continuous improvement in the execution of procurement processes
Perform root cause analysis to expedite the resolution of service issues.
Prepare Customized reports for analyzing and incorporating improvements in processes
Here is some of what you’ll need (required)
Education : Bachelor’s Degree or Engineering Graduates
Experience : 2-5 yrs. Logistics
Experience in any or all of the following domains :
Freight Forwarding & Transportation Inventory Management & Warehousing / Distribution Order management & Procurement
Knowledge of ERP (Preferably BAAN), INCOTERMS, EXIM & Customs mandatory
Experience in BPO / Manufacturing industry preferably in electronics
Knowledge of MS Office and Outlook
Excellent communication skills MANDATORY.
Good analytical skills.
Here are a few of our preferred experiences
Proficiency : ERP / P2P systems BAAN / SAP / Oracle.
Mandatory Knowledge of computer software applications, MS Excel, Word & PowerPoint (PF)