Procurement Manager
Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Andritz Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

ANDRITZ is an international technology group providing plants, systems, equipment, and services for various industries. The company is one of the technology and global market leaders in the hydropower business, the pulp and paper industry, the metal working and steel industries, and in solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial segments.

The listed Group is headquartered in Graz, Austria. With almost 170 years of experience, over 29,000 employees, and more than 280 locations in over 40 countries worldwide, ANDRITZ is a reliable and competent partner and helps its customers to achieve their corporate and sustainability goals.

ANDRITZ stands for passion, partnership, perspectives and versatility - core values to which the company is committed.

The company is also active in power generation (steam boiler plants, biomass power plants, recovery boilers, and gasification plants) and environmental technology (flue gas and exhaust gas cleaning plants) and offers equipment for the production of nonwovens, dissolving pulp, and panelboard, as well as recycling plants.

Other important fields of business are animal feed and biomass pelleting, as well as automation, where ANDRITZ offers a wide range of innovative products and services in the IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) sector under the brand name of Metris.

Job summary / Introduction

We currently seek a Procurement Manager with 15 to 20 years of experience in project procurement preferably from Engineering, procurement, Construction of Boiler sector

Detailed job description

Responsible for procurement activities of various divisions in India and Global projects.

Managing and coordinating all procurement activities.

Team management and goal setting.

Aligning procurement process in line with Global procurement guidelines.

Develop / involve in procurement strategy.

Managing and allocating resources.

Preparing purchasing plan for projects together with Project Manager.

Review of projecting purchasing plan execution.

Approving invoices and payment.

Follow up & review of deliveries and purchases.

Responsible for preparation of Local project procurement reports and global reports.

Development of vendors.

Candidate's profile

Qualification: Engineering Degree in Mechanical

Experience - 15 - 20 Years (Project Procurement)

Experience in the field of boilers or heaters is preferred.

Experience in the area of purchasing of capital equipment's.

Experience in dealing with vendors (Raw material, Sub delivery and Sub contracting).

Techno- commercial knowledge and working in a project delivery team.

Good at follow up and expediting the vendors.

Good communication skills - English and Hindi (added advantage).

Good understanding of the commercial terms and conditions.

Good negotiation skills.

Knowledge of the vendor base in India.

Willingness to travel in India and Abroad.

SAP exposure is must.

Ethical, honest and transparent in dealings with vendors.


Sooriyan Ekambaram
Phone: +91 7338834794