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27/04 Aastha Dhingra
HR at Ninjacart

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Ninjacart - Vendor Manager - Supply - S&D Business (5-15 yrs)

Tamil Nadu Job Code: 1086306

Vendor Manager - Supply - S&D Business

About Ninjacart

Ninjacart is India's largest B2B fresh produce supply chain company. A pioneer in the techdriven supply chain space for fresh vegetables and fruits in India, Ninjacart has raised over $150mn from Tiger Global, Accel US, Accel India, Syngenta and others. Over the last 4 years, our made-for-India technology and India centric solutions have disrupted the way fruits and vegetables move from farms to consumers' plates. Today, we source fruits and vegetables from farmers across 20+ Indian states and deliver to 17,000+ local kirana stores and restaurants across 7 major cities, every day, in less than 12 hours.Our vision is to build

India's most efficient and largest supply chain company, improving the lives of producers, businesses & consumers in a meaningful manner. Our focus is to make the Ninjacart innovation more accessible and leverage our strengths to innovate for new product categories and customer segments while solving complex supply chain problems.

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Culture of the organization :

- Entrepreneurial environment that isresults-driven and community-oriented

- Focus on speed, proactive approachesto problem-solving with strong decision-making capability

- 24/7 business with challenges and opportunities both to be solved at scale and in real-time

- Significant operating autonomy to future leaders with calculated/datadriven risk-taking encouraged and no model/blueprint of success.

What will you do? | Responsibilities :

- Supply planning & Inventory management - Ensuring 100% fill rate for defined SKUs, identifying sources of supply, monitoring & tracking stocks to ensure low wastage while maintaining optimal supply.

- Cost Savings - Monitor and track price trends across markets to base sourcing decisions, strategically optimize supply sources to improve margins, identify opportunities to reduce costs across the supply leg.

- Vendor Management - Identifying and on-boarding vendors, price negotiations, monthly/ weekly vendor reconciliations, credit cycle management, vendor relationship management, track and monitor vendor scores/ performance & develop ways to improve stickiness with Ninjacart.

- Stakeholder Management - Coordinate across various internal stakeholders effectively - Category, Supply Chain team, Finance & quality with the ability to drive discussions.

What you will need to have | Requirements

- 4 - 5 + years' experience in vendor management across - F&V, Groceries or E- Commerce platform

- Academics from Tier 1 / 2 -> Engineering & B Schools is preferred

- Strong pitching, negotiation & solutioning skills.

- Self-motivated, agile & able to adapt to a changing environment.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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