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Procurement Manager

Dubai, Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
January 06, 2020

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Procurement Manager


A solution oriented Procurement Manager who can formulate and drive a consistent approach towards sourcing, purchasing, importing activities so as to ensure value for money is maximized and cost savings generated. All purchasing activities support and strengthen the strategic objectives of overall organization combined with sound knowledge on computer applications and warehouse management.


Company name - Pure Décor Enterprises LLC – Dubai - UAE

PROCUREMENT MANAGER September 2010 till now

Responsible for dealing with anything relating to ordering of materials, imports and supplies.


Conducting research via internet catalogues to identify potential suppliers.

Working closely with warehouse teams to find out moving and non moving items.

Ensuring that all goods and services purchased comply with the company’s social sustainability policies.

Generating and implementing purchasing strategies.

Managing purchase requisitions and orders.

Preparing purchase orders.

Managing existing vendors.

Responding to internal and external supplier enquiries.

Monitoring returns, damage replacements, and warranty claims.

Company name - GMT consortium and contractors – Dubai - UAE

PROCUREMENT MANAGER August 2005 to September 2010

Responsible for dealing with anything relating to ordering of materials for the site International City Phase 1, Dubai


Analyzing procurement requirements and selecting the most appropriate sourcing methods based on established policies and procedures.

Validate the completeness of purchase requisitions; item description, technical specification, quantity required, delivery schedule to ensure purchase requisitions conforms to current policies and procedures.

Conduct market research to identify sources of goods and services for requisitions.

Drafting purchase orders, capturing salient technical requirements and critical commercial terms and incorporating the standard terms and conditions of Procurement and Contracts Department.

Following up and interacting with suppliers to ensure timely delivery of supplies/projects

Organizing meetings with client and consultant

Prioritize and execute tasks in high pressure Environments.

Cost Control Management.

Implementing software applications

Company name - Universal Computers - Dubai - UAE

SYSTEM ANALYST/PURCHASE June 1993 to June 2005


Designed system for Purchase order, and Inventory

Software Implementation

MS Visual Basic and MS office packages.

OS securities

Company name - Hightemp Furnace Pvt Ltd. India

PURCHASE OFFICER December 1991 to May 1993


Assisting in follow up of materials

Preparing Purchase orders based on BOQ

Reviewed all the incoming Invoices for the payments to supplier.

Company name - Thamco Trading Est. Doha Qatar

PURCHASE EXECUTIVE June 1989 to Sep 1991


Purchases of FMCG Products.

Supported the Brand Manager and controlled promotional campaigns

Company name - Sultan of Oman’s Air Force – Muscat Oman

PURCHASE EXECUTIVE July 1985 to June 1989


Review daily reports, taking appropriate action in accordance with warehouse manager

Managing Defense Ministries requirements of one camp.

Company name - Jamnadas Morarjee & co. – Mumbai - India

PORTFOLIO OF CLIENTS Nov 1980 to Nov 1985


Handling Portfolio of clients.


Ability to critique and understand vast amounts of data.

Developing and managing a procurement department.

Positive confident and friendly with high level integrity.

Confident of presenting to decision makers.


Bachelor’s Degree in Economics : Bangalore University - 1978

Advanced Software Studies – 1981 : NIIT - Mumbai 1981


Age : 61 years old

Marital Status : Married

Passport No : F1487274

Visa Status : Employment Visa transferrable

Contact No : 055-*******

Languages Known : English, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada & Malayalam

and working knowledge of Arabic.

Driving License : Valid UAE driving license.

G. Balasubramanian

Mobile : 055-***-****

Email :


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