Job Summary:
Purchasing managers are responsible for buying the best quality equipment, goods and services at the most competitive prices to enable a company or organization to operate. You can work in a range of sectors for many different types of organization.

Duties & Responsibilities:

·        Forecast levels of demand for services and products
·        Conduct research to ascertain the best products and suppliers in terms of best value, delivery schedules and quality
·        Liaise between suppliers, manufacturers, relevant internal departments and customers
·        Build and maintain good relationships with new and existing suppliers
·        Negotiate and agree contracts, monitoring the quality of service provided
·        Process payments and invoices
·        Keep contract files and use them as reference for the future
·        Develop strategies to make sure that cost savings and supplier performance targets are met - or exceeded
·        Undertake value for money reviews of existing contracts and arrangements
·        Forecast price trends and their impact on future activities
·        Keep a constant check on stock levels
·        Give presentations about market analysis and possible growth
·        Develop a purchasing strategy
·        Produce reports and statistics on spending and saving
·        Evaluate bids and make recommendations, based on commercial and technical factors
·        Ensure suppliers are aware of business objectives
·        Attend meetings and trade conferences
.        Train and supervise the work of other members of staff.

Job Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
.  Excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills
.  Commercial awareness
.  Strong analytical ability to adapt to different client needs and to develop and maintain successful working relationships
.  Numeracy skills in order to analyses facts and figures
.  The ability to lead and motivate a team
.  A flair for negotiation and networking
.  Tact and diplomacy
.  The ability to make important decisions and cope with the pressure of demanding targets and tight deadlines
.  Strong project management skills
.  Time management skills and the ability to deliver to deadlines
.  Resilien

Department: Finance
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Nile Hospitality
Salery: INR 35,000 - 40,000