–Purchase’. The incumbent will be based at ICRISAT Headquarters in Patancheru, Telangana State, India and report to Head of Purchase, Supply and Disposal Services.
Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Logistics, or a related field with a minimum of 10 years of experience in Vendor Management
Should have worked in a similar role in the past
Experience in strategic costing in automobile / engineering equipment / manufacturing sector
Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management
Excellent verbal and written Communication
Ability to gather and analyse data and to work with figures
Hands on experience in budgeting and purchasing management.
Should possess good negotiations, interpersonal and leadership skills
Excellent customer service skills
Working knowledge of ERP software is a must
General:This is a Locally Recruited Staff (LRS) cadre position, initially for a period of 36 months (3 years’) renewable based on the performance of the incumbent and the institute’s continuing need for the position.