24/10 Vikram Roy
Consultant - Talent Acquisition at Human Capital Sloutions India

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Supply Manager - eCommerce (3-8 yrs)

Kerala/Tamilnadu/Kochi/Madurai/Vizag Job Code: 171556

Supply Manager ((3-8 yrs.)

For one of the famous eCommerce - Cab Aggregators firm in India)

Location: Vishakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) & Coimbatore (Tamilnadu)

Should be well versed with regional language (Telugu/Tamil).

About the role:

- eCommerce

- Supply Chain

- Procurement

- Sourcing & Retention

- Logistics

- Operations & Quality


- Growth Strategy: Plan and build short-term and long-term supply for the city in conjunction with the business head. Responsible for supply growth in the city across products and categories.

- Supplier Management: Ensure long term and profitable relationships with business partners and supply retention through effective reward and recognition programs.

- Building a pro-vendor brand: Retain Ola as the preferred choice amongst operators and driver partners by ensuring a win-win for every stakeholder. Identify newer and innovative ways to engage partners continuously.

- Competitive Understanding: Keep a close watch on the competitive landscape of the city. Seize opportunities to adapt pricing, talent and business model.

- Building an A-Team: Responsible for hiring and managing a team that will consistently achieve / exceed growth targets.

- Forecasting: Manage and own metrics that objectively monitor the supply side of business. Balance inventory growth with demand to ensure optimization.

- Cross-functional approach: Directly coordinate with all support functions including product, marketing and analytics.

Skills required (Technical, soft skills, specific tools, personality traits)

- Aptitude with strong analytical skills is essential. Have good reporting skills (MS Office)

- Should be able to think unconventionally, outside of the regular.

- Execution oriented - getting things done on ground. Has a go-getter attitude.

- Obsession to quality. Implementation of Six Sigma in the past can be an advantage.

- Passionate and owns up proactively. Should be a good salesman!

- Managed a closely-knit community of influencers (e.g. Channel Partners / Agents / Drivers / etc.)

- Has effectively managed a large team in the past and is objective approach towards goal-setting and monitoring.

Education/ Qualification: Graduate, MBA can be an advantage.

- Experience in managing a fast paced business on-ground preferably on the supply and procurement side - E.g. FMCG Supply Chain, Security Services, Telecom, Logistics etc.

- Prior experience managing cross-functional teams.

- Successfully executed business development opportunities and negotiated partnerships.

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Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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