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27/07 Veni Ambati
Talent Acquisition at Trafigura Global Services Pvt Ltd

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Trafigura - Program Manager - Procurement (8-11 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 836660

Role Purpose :

- Creating and managing the overall Program of procurement value-adding activities across the globe;

- Tracking and presenting progress

- Managing the regular data analysis of all procurement transactions.

Key Responsibilities:

Create the program:

- Create the FISP (fully integrated sourcing program) master document - covering sourcing activities worth - hundreds of millions covering 30+ countries and 135 sourcing groups

- Capture all sourcing activities which are planned and underway across the procurement function

Track progress:

- Establish regular updates from procurement leaders and teams across the globe

- Ensure consistency and completeness of updates

- Own the quality of the information in the FISP

- Hit all deadlines for updates

Present and report on progress:

- Use the FISP to create presentations of the excellent standard to present to Procurement leadership team, Excom members, Finance leaders, and business leaders

- Work with finance to ensure planned and forecast cost savings can be tracked into accounts for both operating expenditure and capital expenditure

- Do likewise with the spend data cube to filter data on category, business segment, geography, and time period.

Data analytics:

- Take ownership of the process for creating the spend data cube on behalf of the procurement

- Work with IT data experts and/or external data analytics company to manage the update process and validation of the quality of data

Training and developing teams:

- Through interactions with procurement team across the globe, coach teams on what it takes to manage procurement proactively and to manage sourcing activities

- Coach teams in order to complete and update the FISP consistently and with completeness in line with the agreed publication timetable.


- Degree ideally with a further qualification in Procurement / Supply chain / Business

- Potentially from a managing consulting / business planning background

- Demonstrate working successfully Cross country and with multiple PnL's / business units

- Can demonstrate working with large amounts of data

- Understands accounting and how transactions are processed


- Business Fluent English and Spanish

- Data analytics, advanced MS Excel skills

- Excellent presentation creation skills, using MS PowerPoint

- Balancing coaching with a need to hit deadlines, relying on others to complete their own work

- Able to work across multiple time zones and business cultures around the world


- Strong financially

- Team player

- People orientated as much as process-oriented

- Curious and open to learn

- Able to connect with people across continents

- Structured and highly organized

- Hiig energy and desire to make an impact roll sleeves up to ensure delivery of plans

Key Relationships:

- Internal - All procurement staff across Puma; especially Global Head, Regional Heads, procurement operations leads, global and regional category managers. IT team for work on systems. Senior finance teams across the globe. Some potential interaction with Excom

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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