Dgm/gm – Strategic Sourcing

10 - 20 Years

Job Description

Job Objective

Provide sound advice and counsel on the sourcing and supplier- management position of company by synthesizing internal and external data on the same
Responsible for overall cash and supplier management for company by liaising with suppliers (critical suppliers/ high value suppliers)
To ensure availability of raw materials, engineering components, tools and spares and capital equipment for business operations and maintaining operations continuity

Primary responsibilities
Provide overall leadership and guidance for a group SCM Sourcing and Procurement team with a view to lower procurement costs and warehousing costs, achieve targeted returns on investments, efficiently manage on- time delivery & ensure the security and quality maintenance of warehoused materials
Partner with business leadership and Corporate Sourcing to formulate the logistics and warehousing strategy for different businesses and plants
Undertake resource planning and, budget creation and budgetary approvals for the SCM Sourcing and Procurement sub-functions
Actively inform himself of best practices in sourcing and procurement, including e- procurement an bidding processes, and reduction in approval time for high- value supplier contracts

Core Functional

2. Supplier Handling
Manage long-term and short-term contracts with suppliers basis cost and risk of late
Manage relationships with raw materials, components and capital equipment
suppliers, especially critical and/or high value suppliers
Monitor overall supplier cost and quality of materials/ equipment procured
Prescribe quality standards, prices, minimum order quantity, re-order time, and
minimum and maximum order quantities and prices by material and equipment
Ensure minimum risk of disruptions to operations by diversifying the vendor
database, and keeping it up- to date
Maintain a database of current and prospective suppliers and ensure lower cost by
higher bargaining power by using the same suppliers services across geographies,
keeping in mind logistics cost, lead time
Evaluate alternative long-term procurement and sourcing strategies and make
recommendations for the same
Transportation & Warehousing
Partner with the Plant Heads/Project Heads to plan and implement in a timely and
adequate manner, the procurement of raw materials, components, and capital
equipment, for smooth production
Partner with the Corporate Logistics Head to ensure that Logistics is in accordance
with sourcing, and that Sourcing budget is not overshot
Evaluate, develop and implement procurement management systems/information
system/ other software to optimize efficiencies
Ensure timely, seamless execution of transactional tasks related to procurement
management, including documentation and approvals
Understand and support the tax and regulatory aspects of procurement, including
international procurement

People development
Take overall responsibility for people development initiatives and building up inhouse
capabilities for the employees in the department
Drive a performance driven culture in the team by timely monitoring, review of
performance parameters, and feedback to the team members
Oversee the SCM Sourcing & Procurement sub- function with specific responsibility
for the development including succession planning for the team members
Contribute towards development of talent for the department by providing
subordinates with adequate exposure and growth opportunities to enable readiness
for higher roles
Actively participate in HR initiatives to drive overall employee engagement and
Contribute towards development of talent for the department by providing
subordinates with adequate exposure and growth opportunities to enable readiness
for higher roles
Any other additional responsibility could be assigned to the role holder from time to time as
a standalone project or regular work. The same would be suitably represented in the
Primary responsibilities and agreed between the incumbent, reporting officer and HR.

Key Result Areas
Cost of Procurement (Actual vs. Target)
Cost of Logistics (shared KRA with Head, Corporate Logistics)
Timely procurement of raw materials, components, and capital equipment
Supplier relationship management and supplier database maintenance

Salary: INR Best in the industry

Industry:Pharma / Biotech / Clinical Research

Functional Area:Supply Chain, Logistics, Purchase, Materials

Role Category:Senior Management

Role:Head/VP/GM-Purchase/Material Management


Desired Candidate Profile

Please refer to the Job description above


PG:MBA/PGDM - Any Specialization, Other Management

Company Profile


SnapSeaarch (formerly known as Pharmahood Consultants) operates as an extended HR arm for its clients, providing Recruitment services to MNCs and Business Conglomerates across India. The organization was founded in 2003 for serving mainly the Healthcare sector and has since grown the company in this decade's time to serve 17 different industry verticals today. Today SnapSeaarch is amongst the "Top 3 Preferred Recruitment Services Partner" for its long-standing clients. SnapSeaarch has been known in the executive search names through its Process, People and Passion to mark a difference in each and every assignment takes up. All 3 Ps at SnapSeaarch marks difference with their quality uncompromised for the entire process.
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Recruiter Name:Mausam Patel

Contact Company:SnapSeaarch

Email :mausam.snapseaarch@gmail.com


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