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20/01 Jason
HR at Godrej Agrovet

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Godrej Agrovet - Deputy General Manager - Procurement (8-12 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 787515

DGM Procurement


Purpose of the job :


- The incumbent will be responsible for leading procurement of key RM category portfolio for Animal Feed business of Godrej Agrovet Limited.

Your Role Summary :

Sourcing of Key RM Category Portfolio in Animal Feed business :

- Responsible for leading procurement of High Value/Volume RM category which is used across 25+ manufacturing locations of Animal feed business

- Act as Subject Matter Expert to understand materials, price seasonality, Formulate and drive sourcing strategies in various Demand and Supply scenarios

- Plan and conduct detailed on-field crop surveys and farmer interactions by travelling to source/producing markets

- Ensuring business continuity by meeting On-time Delivery targets and mitigate commodity supply chain risks throughout Crop Calendar

- Research and Analyze domestic and international markets for identifying sourcing opportunities and cost effective buying decisions

- Continuously scan markets for identification and introduction of new Raw materials

- Would be supported by a diverse and experienced team of Buyers to achieve functional success

Collaborating with all stakeholders :

- Collaborate and partner with all Cross Functional and external Stakeholders to lead, influence and facilitate effective execution of sourcing strategies

- Engage on regular basis with Regional operations teams for smooth operations in an integrated manner

Supplier Relationship Management :

- Leverage GODREJ strengths in identifying and expanding a competitive vendor base

- Conduct Supplier performance reviews based on business critical metrics and scorecard

- Leveraging Technology

- Make best use of various technology platforms for buying efficiency e.g. SAP, Reverse Auction platform and Mobile apps

- Design Procurement metrics and dashboards for analytics based monitoring and optimization plans

Process Compliance :

- Must respect Organizational value systems and ensure compliance without requiring formal supervision to meet all control and reporting objectives

- Strong emphasis on SOP and Methods adherence

Position Requirements :

- Management graduate from premier institute with prior relevant experience of min 8 to 10 years in similar industries

- Expertise in spend analytics, market intelligence, strategic sourcing and supplier performance management

- Extensive experience in Sourcing/Trading/Supply chain management of Agri Commodities in domestic as well as International markets

- Knowledge of business applications like SAP MM, E-Auction platforms, Mobile Apps etc would be desirable

- Willing to travel extensively across the country

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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