We are working on making manufacturing simple and accessible for everyone and we are looking for passionate engineers to join us in building a strong supply network.
Study project requirements and work alongside our Sales team to align on deliverables
Evaluate the design for manufacturing & assembly for all metal fabrication - sheet metal, stamping and tubular projects
Develop a Sourcing strategy for the assigned projects & services to achieve cost productivity & cash flows.
Selection of suppliers for the projects, develop relationships with current suppliers and onboard new manufacturing partners as per the business requirements.
Optimize the overall BOM cost, interact with manufacturing partners to optimize the design, perform a should-cost analysis, cost benchmarking, and suggest alternatives that meet key requirements of the client.
Supplier development, process improvements, compliance & risk management (Comply with laws, regulations, and ISO requirements).
Data management (MIS, SOPs, Contracts), knowledge management, reporting & analysis.
Participate in all project reviews and meetings related to sourcing, pricing, and Manufacturing Partner management issues.
Conduct vendor audits, release vendor ratings and do timely visits (approx 25 - 40 % travel per month) to the facilities of manufacturing partners across India.
High Accountability & Visibility
The growth phase of the organization and an opportunity to set up world-class processes.
Developing a deep understanding of manufacturing processes, costing and adopting new ways to solve operational challenges
Dealing with uncertainty in a fast-paced target focused environment.
Working with people across diverse teams - from clients to manufacturing partners
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical/Production/Automotive/Aerospace Engineering
Minimum 4 years of industry experience in Sheet Metal, Stamping & Tubular, in an estimation, costing, proposals or production supervisor role. Candidates having deep knowledge in Sheet Metal, Stamping & Tubular components purchase are given preference.
Specialist Knowledge: Sheet Metal Development, CNC Bending, Stamping, Tubular Development, Tool development, Fabrication, Post processing (Powder coating, Anodising, Hardening, Media blasting, etc.)
Knowledge in other fields such as Iron casting, Forging and welding etc. are considered as a merit.
Technical knowledge of engineering design, experience with CAD software (AutoCAD and Solidworks).
Experience in managing projects, working with multiple suppliers to ensure quality and timely delivery
Knowledge of Problem-solving framework/Lean methodologies.
Expertise in price and terms negotiations with all the vendors.
Location: Mumbai (Ready to relocate as per the business requirement)
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