Vacancy Details

Asst. Manager - Purchase.


Mechanical Engineering (BE) Graduate from a reputed Institute. A    post - graduate qualification in Materials Management will be preferred although not essential.



Minimum 5-7 years for Graduate Engineers in purchasing in a manufacturing organization preferably engaged in automotive component manufacturing, Automotive Tier 1.


  • Responsible for identification, assessment and manage supplier base.
  • Estimate Component costing , ensure competitive pricing, with emphasis on cost reductions, quality and supplier delivery performance
  • Responsible to prepare supplier nomination documents and present to sourcing board for approval
  • Responsible for capex purchasing


Key Traits & Knowledge required

  • Select suppliers for existing / New products through effective use of proven procurement skills in an automotive environment .
  • Continually reduces year-over-year costs through aggressive negotiations, Value Analysis, Long Term Agreements as well as supply base and industry knowledge
  • Recommend supplier process utilization by interpreting blueprints, Estimate costing and evaluating customer needs
  • Explore available technology and implements best practices related to purchasing activities
  • Prepare Domestic / Global RFQ’s for multi-year full production quantities
  • Evaluate part designs with engineering, quality and suppliers to obtain optimum efficiencies
  • Monitor supplier capacities
  • Support supplier rating
  • Inform about market developments
  • Should have production process knowledge on Gear manufacturing ,Cold & Hot Forgings, Aluminium Die-Castings, Machining, Plastic injection Moulding , Sheet Metal , powder metal , Hot / Cold Rolled steel etc.    



This position will adhere to Global Star Safety Program, including safety rules, practices and training which includes the use of equipment, protective devices, or clothing that the employer requires. 



Key Competencies

Ethics and Values

Drive for Results

Priority Setting

Customer Focus


Functional/Technical Skills

Problem Solving

Action Oriented

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