Job Title : Sr. PROJECT PURCHASER
Job Location : Chennai - India
Join a diverse and inclusive work culture
Our differences make us unique and stronger. Every day, you will work with colleagues from different cultures. You will be challenged to see things in a new way and you will experience why differences are a strength.
We actively support diversity and inclusion. And we work for equality, ensuring we all have an equal opportunity to make the most of our talents.
You will be part of the global procurement team who are dedicated to meet one of the key deliverables of FLSmidth’ S DIFOT (DELIVERY IN FULL ON TIME) to our customers.
By joining this team, you will have the chance to work in an international environment involving different cultures and different challenges
Purpose of the role
Leads Project purchasing activities and guides relevant internal stakeholders to ensure purchasing strategies and contracts are implemented locally
Manages specific agreements to secure those deliverables are met
Deploys local purchasing in alignment with global category strategies
Close Co-ordination with PLP & PLM and PMP for better understanding between team.
Purchases complex products and items, which requires good understanding of technical specifications to ensure the right requirements of the products and items
Analyses and evaluates different suppliers based on overall set strategies to ensure that the chosen suppliers are appropriate according to strategy
Responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to :
Examine and analyze purchase requisitions for completeness and accuracy of information.
Send RFQ to project approved vendors. Follow-up for offers
Coordinates with engineering department for any technical clarifications
Prepare estimation and Bid evaluation sheet
Collaborate with Category managers and PMPs to get best from the suppliers.
Send Order approval sheet to PMPs
Prepare Purchase order in ERP system (Oracle) and send approved POs to suppliers
Follow up purchase order acknowledgement.
Escalates potential issues.
Process vendor invoices and follows up till payment is made, and retention is paid / bank guarantee expires.
Responsible for maintaining healthy relationships with suppliers.
Coordinates with engineering for drawing approvals,
Coordinate with different operational procurement groups during project Execution.
What you bring
5 to 8 years of experience in a Procurement role in Project Industry.
Knowledge in mining Industry Products such Mills or crushers or floatation cells or thickeners
Good Estimation & Negotiation skills.
Sound Knowledge in commercial terms & conditions.
Good Communication Skills
Flexibility, adaptability, and collaborative
Pursuing Decision making Operational / Tactical Procurement
Supplier Management and Development
What we offer
As an equal opportunity provider, FLSmidth promotes diversity in the workplace. We offer a market related compensation package.
Closing date for this application is 15 April 2022.
If you have not been contacted within fourteen (14) days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
Suitable candidates will be subjected to a personnel suitability check (criminal record, citizenship, qualification verification and employment verification).
FLSmidth is the leading supplier of engineering, equipment and service solutions to customers in the mining and cement industries