Team Lead-Central Procurement Operations

from 3 to 5 year(s) of Experience

Job Description

Position: Team Lead Commodity/ FMCG Qualification:

PG /Graduate
Experience: 4-5 years of exp with at-least 3 years of buying exp in Fresh | Commodities | Staples |FMCG is mandatory.

Candidates speaking:-Malayalam,Tamil,Telugu are preffered.

This role involves close working with suppliers and ensuring smooth supplies to warehouse without
any stocks out. He will be someone very vigilant of the rate and brands / marka prevalent in the
market with a keen eye for details so we are always competitive in our Kirana buying.

• Responsible for ensuring smooth Kirana supplies @ 3 warehousing locations.
• 100 % order fulfilment of the PO issued to supplier
• Clear communication with the supplier to avoid any stock out situation
• Vendor performance monitoring & identification of new vendors | back up vendors
• Lowering cost of procurement | supplies @ each location
• Addressing supplier escalations
• Price and quality issue resolution with the supplier
• Ensure there is no payment pendency of supplier & do monthly reconciliation of the supplies
• MIS reports generation on rate of major Kirana items @ locations

• Strong communication and negotiation skill
• Crisis management
• Skilled in working on ms office
• Good relationship management skills
• Ability to understand dynamics of supply chain
• Candidate should have hands on experience of working @ ground level

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:FMCG / Foods / Beverage

Functional Area:Supply Chain, Logistics, Purchase, Materials

Role Category:Purchase/Material Management

Role:Purchase/Vendor Development Manager

Key Skills

Desired Candidate Profile

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Doctorate:Other Doctorate

Company Profile


ElasticRun is a tech driven national distribution network. We offer distribution services using our state-of-art distribution technology platform. We provide services for,

1. Transportation

  • First Mile and last Milea
  • Intra-City milk runs Services

2. Sales Distribution

  • Sales & Distribution
  • CNF Services

3. B2B Fulfilment

  • Warehousing
  • FTL Transportation

Looking for Inquisitive and creative individual who loves to explore streams of data and derive patterns within and across various business streams. Opportunity to explore data of leading 80 FMCG brands and propose strategies for purchase, sales and operations.

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Contact Company:ElasticRun