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09/03 HR
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Gurgaon/Gurugram Job Code: 806544

- Manage and drive the entire product development process, both internally and externally, ensuring all stakeholder timelines and deliverables are met.

- Achieve product assortment goals while ensuring product quality and testing standards as well as margin expectations are met.

- Work closely with sales to understand directive for customer projects, analyze existing item sales and review new product forecasts

- Vendor sourcing, negotiating for achieving cost effective purchase of raw materials/semi-finished goods and reduction in delivery times.

- R&D on new products and categories

- Ordering, tracking and updating warehouse and category team on status and progress

- Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness

- Anticipate unfavourable events through analysis of data and prepare control strategies

- Solving issues and developing new solutions requiring new and innovative approaches.

- Balance both tactical execution with strategic initiatives necessary to drive cost reduction

- Identifying, develop, maintain vendor base for obtaining timely procurement of materials at favorable terms to ensure smooth operations.

- Perform risk management regarding supply contracts and agreements

- Managing & preparing performance reports and share the same with respective vendors and within the organization

- Managing day to day operational & logistics related activities.

Works with cross functional teams

Desired Profile:

- Keen interest/ Knowledge of sourcing and procurement techniques as well as a dexterity in reading the market

- Exposure in developing and working with vendors in China essential

- Talent in negotiations and networking

- Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers

- Strong verbal and written communication skills

- Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems

- Experience of 2-5 years in related industry/ product categories

- Qualification -B.E/B.Tech and/or MBA

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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