08/04 Ritu Bana
Talent Acquisition Team at Bennett Coleman

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Times Group - Consumables Sourcing/Buying Role (7-9 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 684175

Department - Business & Commercials

Immediate Supervisor - Sr. Manager, BCCL

Category - Consumables

Position Type - Replacement

Sub Category - Consumables buying, Inventory management & MIS

Team Management - NA

Location - Mumbai

Job Purpose :

- Primary understanding of Printing technology, Consumables utility, its application & sensitivity.

- Spend management of Packaging sub-category of consumables

- Understanding the importance of Total Cost of ownership of materials

- Facilitate development of new products/ new vendors in the spend segment

- Take up priority projects for improvising & optimizing the product quality

- Inventory management of all consumables at our pan India printing locations

- Responsible for closures of planned & unplanned stock transfers, trials, rejections, replacements etc.

- Manage Import operations for all consumables

- Develop market intelligence for printing industry across publishers

- Handle multiple internal customers, stores keepers and all other stakeholders for seamless and effective material management for printing operations

- Documentation support for functioning of MRP in SAP MM

Accountabilities :

- Policy & Process adherence

- Source Discovery & Rate negotiations

- Benchmarking information gathering

- Branch and Vendor issue resolution

- Systematic documentation for easy retrieval

- Periodic vendor payment reconciliation

- Compliance against statutory requirements

- Preference - Import Clearance, and Store Management

Skill Set Requirement (competency) :

- ERP- SAP MM / MS OFFICE exposure mandatory

- Good analytical problem-solving ability

- Smart & dynamic personality

- Negotiation Skills

- Relationship management

- Conflicts management

- Good man-management skills

- Team player

- Demonstrated service inclination

- Good process and statutory requirement knowledge

- Good command over English (verbal & written)

- Ability to interact with peer and higher levels seamlessly

- Internal customer engagement

Experience - Quality & Quantity

Experience: 7-9 years preferred in Supply Chain management: Sourcing / Inventory/ Purchase / Vendor Development

- Experience in stakeholder engagement

- Strong focus on customer satisfaction;

- Thorough knowledge of commercial terms and taxation;

- Exposure to Printing Industry an added benefit.

- Key Internal Contacts Production & Internal Business User Department Key External Contacts Vendors

Preferences / Constraints MBA is mandatory

Academics BE + MBA

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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