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06/04 Sheena
Recruiter at Airtel

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Lead - Business Projects - Telecom (4-12 yrs)

Gurgaon/Gurugram Job Code: 910746

Lead - Airtel Business Projects


About the Role :

- Responsible for end to end category management including sourcing, procurement, operations. This will be for category position to include sourcing for India Airtel b2B business. Category includes HR, marketing, CE related indirect procurement as well as security solutions procurement for Airtel security business

Key Responsibilities :

- Sourcing, Planning, Purchasing and Scheduling

- Value of Annual Buying to the tune of Rs 100 Cr

- Efficient plans for Standardization and adherence to AOP

- Conduct cost benchmarking - Rationalization to get economies of scale

- Design programs to achieve targeted cost savings 

- Partner Governance

- VPOT ( Vendor Payment On Time ) management

- Provisioning and supporting finance on monthly basis

- Rolling out new process for during new product launch

- Audit compliance and supporting all internal and external audits

- Effective contract management ( adherence to scope/ SLA's and KPI's of the contracts ):

- Design, implement contract management processes.

Management of Vendor expectations :

- Improve Vendor Satisfaction both at the Strategic Partner and Class B Level Contracts.

- Assess vendor performance and rate vendors on metrics of cost, quality, and service parameters.

- Build healthy relationships with regular vendors in order to negotiate better costs /qualities

Experience & Skills :

Skills Required :

- Proficient in supply chain concepts including negotiations, procure to pay, sourcing and contract management

- Passion to learn

- Good Analytical Skills

- People and partner management

- Good communication Skills

- Global mindset

Educational Qualifications :

- BE and MBA (preferred)

Work Experience :

- Minimum 4 years relevant experience with the knowledge of supply chain, sourcing and purchasing operations

- Service industry

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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