To become a Procurement Specialist who oversees and coordinates purchasing activities including supplier selection, contracts, quality and cost control, and receiving of goods.
Assistant Procurement Manager: Jul 2010 - Present, Babcock Aerospace Ltd, Oman. Primary interface between Customers and the Company. Developing relationships with key decision-makers in target organizations for business development. Supporting mainly Oman Air & the Royal Air Force logistically with the responsibility of procuring all type of requirements covering air-craft spares (RAFO fleet of approx 180 aircrafts including commercial aircraft i.e. Airbus A320 and Oman Air fleet of approx 74 various commercial aircrafts), Air & Ground support and communications equipment, specialised/commercial POL (Paints, Oils & Lubricants) products etc. Volume of purchases handled annually is for Spares approx $11 to 12 million and for Repairs approx $6.5 million.
Senior Procurement Officer: Jun 2005 - Jun 2010, VT Aerospace, Oman (Formerly part of Bombardier Group) Procured all materials covering air-craft spares (fleet of approx 180 aircrafts including commercial aircrafts Airbus A320), Air & Ground support and communications equipment, all types of specialised/ commercial POL (Paints, Oils & Lubricants) products etc. on basis of required priorities i.e. AOG/ VOR/ IOR/FUNO/CRNO etc. Negotiating favorable contracts with the OEMs/Manufacturers and concerned key suppliers.
Procurement Officer: Jan 2001 May 2005, Airwork Limited, Oman (Formerly part of Bombardier Group) Provide Price & Availability Quotes to various customers. Follow up with Customers for quote approvals and market intelligence. Receive and Generate Purchase Orders/Repair Orders for above requirements accordingly. Expedited purchase orders by identifying and resolving vendor or shipment problems. Researched product market information relating to aircraft spares, equipment and supply purchases and monitored delivery schedules to insure material arrived on time.
Senior IT Executive/PA to the Vice President: Nov 1994 Dec 2000, Himachal Futuristic Communications Limited (Wireless Division), Solan, India. Maintenance of daily schedule/appointments for the Vice President. Clearance of Inspection Certificates for the tested telecom equipments by Department of Telecommunications and various other customers. Developed relations with the existing and new customers. Attended Management/Customers meetings and prepare Minutes of Meetings.
- MBA in Supply Chain & Operations Management (2006) - Bachelor in Business Administration (2004)
Well organized, take initiative, flexible, work well under pressure, work effectively with peers, management and vendors, and quickly facilitate resolution of complex issues.