We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Sourcing candidate to join our procurement team. The successful candidate will be responsible for tracking commodity price movements, identifying opportunities for alternate sourcing, developing and approving samples and pilot lots, reducing material costs, conducting commodity spend analysis, improving processes at supplier locations, handling price increases, auditing suppliers, and mitigating supplier risks. The ideal candidate should have a strong background in engineering, preferably in the mechanical field, with a minimum of 10 to 15 years of relevant experience in any engineering industry. The role requires excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
- Track daily price movements of commodities such as copper, pig iron, stainless steel, stamping, casting, machined parts, sheet metal, rubber, plastic, proprietary parts, etc.
- Identify and evaluate opportunities for alternate sourcing to optimize costs and ensure a stable supply chain.
- Develop and cultivate relationships with alternate suppliers, ensuring their capability and reliability to meet quality and delivery requirements.
- Oversee the sample development and pilot lot approval process, ensuring compliance with specifications and quality standards.
- Drive material cost reduction initiatives through negotiations, value engineering, and supplier collaboration.
- Conduct comprehensive commodity spend analysis to identify areas of potential cost savings and develop strategic sourcing plans accordingly.
- Collaborate with suppliers to improve processes, enhance quality, and drive continuous improvement initiatives.
- Effectively manage and negotiate price increases with suppliers, ensuring minimal impact on overall costs.
- Conduct regular supplier audits to assess compliance with quality, ethical, and environmental standards.
- Mitigate supplier risks through proactive monitoring, contingency planning, and supplier development programs.
- Demonstrate excellent communication skills to liaise with internal stakeholders, suppliers, and cross-functional teams.
- Foster a collaborative work environment and actively engage with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless execution of sourcing strategies.
- Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field (BE Mech preferred).
- Minimum 10 to 15 years of experience in sourcing, procurement, or supply chain management within an engineering industry.
- Strong knowledge and understanding of different commodities, including copper, pig iron, stainless steel, stamping, casting, machined parts, sheet metal, rubber, plastic, proprietary parts, etc.
- Proven track record of successfully identifying and developing alternate sources of supply.
- Experience in sample development, pilot lot approval, and managing the product development process.
- Demonstrated expertise in material cost reduction strategies, value engineering, and negotiation.
- Proficiency in conducting commodity spend analysis and developing strategic sourcing plans.
- Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to drive process improvements at supplier locations.
- Excellent negotiation and communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Ability to audit suppliers and assess their compliance with quality and ethical standards.
- Proactive mindset with the ability to identify and mitigate supplier risks.
- Collaborative team player with the ability to work effectively across functions and departments.
Recruiter & Professional Consultant
- Strategic leader offering over 14+ years of multicultural experience in spearheading entire functions of HR Operations, Talent Acquisition, Talent Development, Staffing, HR Consulting, Assessment, Training, and Operations & maintaining relations with different parties including govt. parties and others
- Experienced in representing Company before Govt. Authorities like the Factory Inspectorate, Addl. Labor Commissioner, Govt. Labor Officer, PF & ESIC Authorities, LWF Authorities, District Magistrates, and Police Department. Affiliated with National HRD Network (NHRD), ISTD, NIPM, SHRM, CII & EFSI
Recognized as a key resource with strong operations & business skills with excellence in developing tools for recruitment and assessment for analyzing competencies and profiling; acquired business-aligned HR/ER acumen to meet the deliverables of the organization with a workforce of more than 1000
- Drove entire functions of talent acquisition, training & development, coordinating with the HR & development team; introduced numerous employee engagements activities and Implemented strategies like restructuring pay package, and HR care, and improving the employee retention rate also reduced apprentice attrition level by 60% through introducing innovative employee benefits & incentives (flex time & onsite day-care)
- Successfully managed direct & indirect teams simultaneously; set inspirational goals for the team, defined KPIs & metrics for the HR & Administration Team and ensured the achievement of the goals; collaborated with the senior level management team in the decision-making process; added value to the overall efforts of the organization in driving organizational objectives
Recruiter & Professional Consultant
- HR professional Experienced in Aerospace, Gears, Pump & Motor Industry with 12+ years of work experience spread across various HR functions from Hiring to Exit.
- Believe in learning, unlearning, and relearning to constantly upgrade knowledge and skills in this field which includes Talent Acquisition / Management/ Engagement / Retention, HR Operations, Statutory compliance(IF/PF/ESI, etc.), L&D, C&B, Organization Transformation, Organizational Development, Performance Management, HRIS, HR Audits, Employee Relations, HR Analytics, Benchmarking of HR Practices and Policies, Employer Branding and Campus Placements.
- At every stage, I have looked at adding more value and skills to myself so that I can give my best efforts and outputs to the company that I work for. I believe that if you do what you love to do, you will always strive to do it better.
- Implemented Zero Cost Recruitment Strategy and successfully introduced Learning Models for knowledge sharing which includes Virtual Learning from MOOC.
- Having a track record for being 100% Compliance in statutory and non-statutory audits. Highly appreciated by External Auditors for the involvement in obtaining the certification for AS9100C and NADCAP for special processes in Aerospace Industry.
- As a Business Partner in Texmo my role involves mainly managing end-to-end recruitment for Niche/semi-niche profiles, developing the hiring strategy, executing the plan, and getting an ROI.
- Responsible for the full life cycle of recruitment, which includes multi-channel sourcing, screening, qualifying, closing – technical and non-technical positions in time, negotiation, reviewing company policies and procedures with applicants, and extending offers.
- Adding value to my present role by Hiring Quality Candidates to fulfill the goal of the organization and the individual through Career Portal, Social Media, employee referral, and Recruitment branding.
Recruiter & Professional Consultant
- An In-house Talent Acquisition professional with 3+ Yrs. of experience in Technical Recruitment, having experience in areas of Sourcing, Talent Acquisition, HR Analytics, Talent Development and Employee Relations.
- Expertise in managing the complete range of tasks involved in the recruitment cycle including sourcing, screening, short listing, scheduling & conducting interviews, background investigation, Document Verification, hiring & also Onboarding of candidates.
- Applied sourcing methods to find qualified relevant candidates through different tools like internal databases and external job portals like Naukri, and Indeed, and Networking sites like LinkedIn, Behance, and GitHub.
- Worked on various domains like (IT, Engineering, Finance, Supply Chain, Sales, etc.)
- Identified colleges, PAN India & Virtually Hired & Onboarded 50+ GET during lockdown.
- Certified Tech Recruiter from Hirist and Devskiller
Recruiter & Professional Consultant
- An In-house Talent Acquisition professional with 1+ Yrs. of experience in Post recruitment.
- Experience in handling new joining on boarding processes and Personal File Management
- Supporting the recruitment team in hiring entry-level openings.
- Multilingual and trained to source in the Job portals
- Interested to explore the complete Recruitment Life Cycle.
Talent Acquisition Specialist
- Talent Acquisition Specialist with 4+ years of experience in Technical Recruiting, Sourcing, Contract Hiring, Lateral Hiring, Candidates Engagement, Outbound Training, Bulk Hiring.
- Handling Full Recruitment Life cycle from initial sourcing, Scheduling, HR Interviews, Candidate Engagement, Employee Management, Payroll Process, Stake Holder Management, Onboarding and Exit Process.
- Handled various hierarchy-level Hiring from Junior Engineers to Group Managers.
- Professional in Hiring (Cyber security, SIEM Developer, SIEM Content Developers, Embedded Software and Hardware, Android Developers, C2H and C2C, Python developer, Angular Developers).
- Certified Human Resource Professional Perusing SAP Human Capital Management (HCM).
- A career ladder system, which defines the career progression path for employees based on their skills, experience, and length of service
- Integrated career progression framework with other processes in the organization as performance reviews, goals and OKRs, and promotion management.
- Internal Hiring – Advertising posts and promotion opportunities within the organization
- Providing employee development that readies workers for progression, such as training, coaching, mentoring, or involvement in special projects
- Regular Training Opportunities to develop skills at all levels
- Mentoring and Coaching schemes that give the individual’s the attention they need
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Coimbatore is one of the major metropolitan cities in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is surrounded by the Western Ghats mountain range to the west and the north, with reserve forests of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve on the northern side.
Coimbatore was rated as one of the safest cities in India for women, and a major hub for manufacturing, education and healthcare. It is also referred to as “the Pump City” as it supplies nearly 50% of India’s requirements of motors and pumps.