Position : Team Lead - Commodity
Responsible for growing sourcing functions for Sugar by identifying suppliers, mills and building networks.
Close working with cross-functional teams to drive seamless execution.
Closure of Terms of Trade (TOT) with suppliers, commercial negotiations, and building strong relationships.
Generate and implement efficient sourcing and category management strategies to meet business requirements from time to time.
Identify and assess new and existing supplier capabilities and make recommendations on supplier effectiveness
Conduct qualification & competitive analysis of suppliers
Gathering of Market Intelligence, proper usage of data & preparation of Procurement Master Data.
Correction Streamlining and Optimizing sourcing procedures to attain maximum efficiency
Develop alternate source risk mitigation & quality assessment strategies
Desired Candidate Profile :
Prior exposure of Sourcing and Supplier management is prefered.
Ability to build and maintain professional relationships with suppliers
Ability to analyse data and present information (prepare reports, and recommendations to all levels of management)
Demonstrated strong self-initiative, sense of urgency and customer relationship building skills
Ability to multi-task and be proactive and independent in a fast paced and dynamic environment -Reasonable knowledge of Sourcing and Procurement, Price, Supplier / Product evaluation
Think big and work on large scale