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Vestas Factory

Purchasing Manager 
IN, Chennai | Team Leader | Full-Time 
| ID: 3320 

Join the world's leading wind turbine manufacture and help reduce the cost of energy by delivering world class products as part of a creative, innovation and fast moving team in Vestas

Regional Procurement ASP  / Purchasing & Contract Management / Purchasing Direct - India

This role is a part of Global Procurement Team



  • Set up optimum dedicated org to support service Purchasing
  • Lead and maintain the right purchasing organization in order to run effectively.
  • Architect end-to-end P2P process (access right, measurement) and deploy Training to all procurement staff
  • Streamline Supply Base focusing on future strategic partners
  • Secure that his-her dedicated team is able to close negotiations fullfilling, safety, quality, delivery demands and based on the lowest total cost of ownership - to contribute to Vestas profitability targets.   
  • Lead Continuous improvements initiatives to the Vestas procurement processes (identification, update and implementation) in the business unit.
  • Manage the interactions with the organizations that supply the goods and services to Vestas including relationship building, data review and analysis, performance management and development.
  • Systematically and efficiently managing contract creation, approval, administration and compliance to maximize financial and operational performance and minimize risk.
  • Manage the needs and expectations of the Business to drive satisfaction while ensuring compliance (Code of Conduct) to procurement standards and alignment with procurement strategies.
  • Use a disciplined approach for reducing total costs of externally purchased materials, goods and services and improving levels of quality, service and value to the Business.



  • Degree in Engineering, preferably Mechanical
  • Experience Level  12  to 15 years



  • Set priorities and allocate resources accordingly
  • Self-motivated in Change Management environment 
  • Passion for Negotiations and Purchasing
  • Relationship Management and Decision-Making skills
  • Strive for simplicity in complex environment
  • Communicates clearly, concisely and effectively; is results-oriented and customer-focused
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Solution oriented, problem solver


What we offer
You’ll have the opportunity to help strengthen the position of Vestas in a key market for the company with excellent perspectives of growth.
Join Vestas and you’ll cultivate your career in an inspiring environment at the world’s leading wind turbine producer, which has an ongoing dedication to sustainability. We value individual initiative, the desire to take on responsibility, and the right balance between creativity and quality in all solutions.  At Vestas your success is our success.


Additional information
Primarily Chennai , Flexibility to work in Shifts
Ability to work independently
For additional information on the position, please contact Vignesh at 044-66088066

About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with 97 GW of wind turbines in 79 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled 83 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 24,400 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future. 

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at and following us on our social media channels.