Job: Manager - Bangalore | India
The Sourcing Function at is responsible to work with Category & matrix functions to create long term sourcing strategy for each
category / product, identify best partners for the company, ensure the best value sourcing solutions and continuously work on cost
improvements ensuring highest levels of customer satisfaction.
Being Indias largest online marketplace and the most used e-commerce app in India, places the company in a unique position and
gives this team a distinctive opportunity to Setup the sourcing supplier base for the specific category from scratch and
build robust sourcing strategy to ensure all the dimension of product selection are met.
As a Sourcing Manager you will be working on:
Supplier Mapping and Supplier Relationship Management :-
- Create Supplier data base of all potential suppliers for our needs
- Lead RFQs, audits and prototyping process to create business case for the shortlisted supplier(s)
- Responsible to present the final business case proposal, including Risk Assessment / Gap Analysis and
plans to close these actions to Steering Group ensuring supplier start up decision is taken.
Identify the clusters for supplier base and prioritize clusters - both domestic & international
- Responsible to work with Cost Break Down models for all products
- Responsible to drive cost improvement initiatives and deliver constant savings
- Benchmark cost data with market to deliver cost improvements
The work of a Sourcing manager involves collaboration with the Quality, Operations and Finance teams to
ensure a holistic outcome at the product delivery. The engagement of multiple stakeholder in functional domain within
The company enables sourcing manager to focus on various initiatives of cost improvement, product quality and create a deep
sense of ownership at every stage of work.
Sourcing Function is supported by tools such as Review analyzer, Vendor Management Tool, Inventory planning
each one of them being applied across large scale initiatives. These tool not only help in streamlining operational
activities but also helps in defining Ask very clearly with the help of review analyzer .
- Min 4 years experience in Sourcing in General trade sector/ Consumable sector. (some examples but not
limited to Aluminum foils, paper cups, tissue papers, Cleaning solutions/ Non Food segment etc..)
- Excellent verbal and written communication with interpersonal skills
- Strong understanding of technology and business
- Ability to connect with people across teams & levels
- Strong bias for Action
- Strong in costing and negotiation.
- Willing to Travel
Salary: 6,00,000 - 16,00,000 P.A.
Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent
UG:Any Graduate in Any Specialization
Yellow Box HR Services Pvt. Ltd.
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