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Senior Buyer

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Development and management of RFI / RFQ / RFPs as required by business process owners and as directed by Category Managers for all spend areas across APAC.Negotiating best possible commercial terms whilst protecting Veritas through use of standard terms and conditions.Able to establish and negotiate cost effective multi-site purchase agreements, for various spend areas / commodities.Supporting and guiding the operational buying team as requiredSupporting category managers with spend data analytics and development of Category plans.Interacting with vendors and customers for day-to-day activities under Category Manager directionReviewing contract / terms and conditions redlines from suppliers and through use of playbooks negotiate or escalate to category managers and legal.Ensure contract database is kept up to date with all signed agreements uploaded, and all data fields completed. Actioning contract renewals.Experience and knowledge of vendor relationship management and vendor consolidation and cost reduction.Successfully executing assigned goals in a timely mannerProfessional SkillsPrior APAC Procurement / sourcing experience essentialExperience and knowledge working with and negotiating purchasing contracts / terms and conditions.Able to understand and satisfy customer needs without direction.Good organizational and time management skills.Detail oriented and able to work under time pressure.Excellent communication and customer service skills.A self-starter who exhibits a high level of initiative and ability to learn quickly in a fast paced, demanding work environment.Familiar with value analysis, make/buy/lease decisions, and other advanced purchasing topicsExcellent written and verbal communication skills. Able to manage large and/or complex projects to achieve goals with very little direction.Experience of developing effective relationships with internal customers and external vendors at all levels. Educate customers and provide value-add solutions.The person must have a proven track record in Cost reduction and exemplary customer service.
Degree: M.Com. (Commerce) | M.Pharm. (Pharmacy) | M.Sc. (Science) | MA (Arts) | MBA/ PGDM | MCA/ PGDCA

Additional Degree: BA (Arts) | B.Com. (Commerce) | B.Pharm. (Pharmacy) | B.Plan. (Planning) | B.Sc. (Science) | BBA/ BBM/ BBS | BCA (Computer Application) | Diploma-Other Diploma | B.Ed. (Education) | BHM (Hotel Management)

Experience: 2-7


E-procurement | Logistics | Material Management | Purchasing/Sourcing
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