Purchase Manager

from 10 to 15 year(s) of Experience
Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

Job Description:

1. Devise an effective purchase and sourcing strategies for procurement of direct & indirect spends including but not limited to Technology, Hardware / Software, Building Materials, Occupancy, Marketing etc

2. Discover and engages with suitable suppliers for partnerships

3. Negotiate with the vendors to secure advantageous terms basis appropriate price discovery

4. Prepares purchase details of orders and deliveries basis approved requisitions

5. Examine and test existing contracts

6. Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness

7. Collaborate with key persons to ensure clarity of the specifications and expectations of the company

8. Foresee alterations in the comparative negotiating ability of suppliers and clients

9. Perform risk management for supply contracts and agreements


1. MBA in procurement or equivalent post-graduation

2. Use of Procurement Technology Tools and e-Auction modules

3. 10 or more years of relevant experience in Purchase with experience in BFSI / Educational / Realty / Manufacturing Industry

4. Strong Analytical and presentation skills

5. Strong Commercial acumen and hard negotiating skills

6. Good communication skills for communicating with support personnel and management.

Role:Purchase/Vendor Development Manager

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Education, Teaching, Training

Functional Area:Purchase / Logistics / Supply Chain

Role Category:Purchase/Material Management

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent


UG:Any Graduate in Any Specialization

PG:MBA/PGDM in Any Specialization

Doctorate:Doctorate Not Required

Company Profile

Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation

K L University, officially the Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation, is a deemed university located in the Vaddeswaram Guntur District of Andhra Pradesh, India. K L University consists of 11 academic departments and six schools, with emphasis on scientific and technological research.[1] Established in 1985, the college is located on a 100-acre (40 ha) site adjacent to Buckingham Canal, and is about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) from Vijayawada in Krishna District and 20 km from Guntur City. The institution is recognised by the All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi, has been accredited by the National Board of Accreditation, and is certified by ISO 9001 - 2000. It has been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council with an A grade.
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Recruiter Name:Ch Satya Varma

Contact Company:Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation