Manager - Indirect Purchase

Belapur, India Countrywide
02 Sep 2016
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. is one of the world's leading providers of engineering and construction services, including specialty consulting. We provide services to companies and organizations, in industrial, commercial domain and serve private and public sector clients and government clients across multiple sectors and geographies. We provide a complete spectrum of engineering services, procurement and construction management to process and infrastructure industry. We have a pan-India presence, with four world-class engineering delivery centers in Mumbai, and one each in Delhi, Baroda and Kolkata

Position Summary

Fifteen to twenty years of experience in Purchase function and a minimum of last five years in leadership role in a 5000 employees plus organization with offices spread across India.

The selected candidate will Head the Indirect Spend Team and will be responsible for guiding the Team and directing all Procurement actions arising out of business needs involving Capital Purchases, AMC, Annual Rate Contracts, Contracts & Agreements, strategizing sourcing to cover pan-India required for smooth functioning of Operations. Indirect Spend to be handled for Facility Management requirements in Engineering Consultancy / Manufacturing Industry in Refinery, Petrochemical, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Bio-tech industry. Minimum 5 years of experience in Leadership role.

The right candidate shall have an impeccable record on integrity and shall hold himself to the highest standards of Ethical behavior. He will take up the challenge of achieving the best cost, without compromising Quality & schedule. He will be a team player with proven skills in leading a Team of Buyers & Support staff and demonstrates proactive in dealing Vendor & internal Customers. He will have good command over written and verbal communication.

Candidate shall have hands on experience & expertise in:
  • Organization own requirements Purchase & Contracts
    • Office establishment
    • Office supplies
    • Facility Maintenance Contracts
    • Facility Improvements Project Purchase
    • IT Systems for Facilities
    • Transportation Services
    • Other requirements like Gifts, Employee benefits, etc
  • Sub contract services for Engineering related requirements
  • Tendering and Ordering procedures with through knowledge on all documentation
  • Terms & Conditions of Purchasing and Contracting.

Hands on experience in Material Management ERP software ( SAP, Oracle, ARIBA, etc)
Graduate / post graduate in Commerce from a reputed Institution.
Preferred qualifications - Post Graduate Diploma / Degree in Material Management


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