The Big Picture : Responsible for the Strategic Sourcing activities at Howden India which includes development of the suppliers with right quality within Budget as per Howden global standardsWill be part of Strategic Sourcing team of Howden India.
What needs to be done?
Drive defined sourcing strategies to achieve the business objectives of cost, delivery and quality
Evaluation and selection of new suppliers, development of existing suppliers, and overall supplier management
Negotiation and Supplier Agreements
Drive cost reduction programmers with cross functional teams
Drive strategic initiatives on supplier rationalization, single source dependency reduction and continuous improvement of Sourcing process
Having experience of handling Global requirements from India is desirable especially in Fabrication category
What do you need to bring?
Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Relevant experience Preferably from Engineering / Semi Automotive / Manufacturing Industries
Development of suppliers related to Medium / Heavy fabrication, machining, Castings, Forgings & Bought out components
Knowledge on costing of various commodities
Good interpersonal skills.
Team Player & Take charge of the situation
What will you get in return?
We offer great opportunities for personal and professional development in an international company. The role comes with a competitive salary package and various benefits.
Furthermore you will be a part of dedicated group of colleague who value teamwork and collaboration. We offer a dynamic working environment, with dedicated colleagues, opportunities for personal and professional development, and of course an attractive salary package.
Howden is a world-class engineering company with a proud heritage and a desire to be the world’s leading application engineering company.
Howden designs, engineers and supplies air and gas handling equipment worldwide. Howden Group has approximately employees and is owned by Colfax Corporation which also owns ESAB.
Colfax is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and has employees throughout the world.