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purchase, logistics executive

Sharjah, Sharjah Emirate, United Arab Emirates
May 20, 2020

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UAE Visit Visa – 90 days (May10, 2020)

UAE Driving License Holder (Light vehicle)

Bachelor Degree- Biochemistry

Masters- In International Business

Professional Summary:

• 7 years of experience in Purchase and logistics .

• Experience in three different manufacturing industries, RAK Ceramics

(UAE), Hira Industries (UAE) and Ampere Electric vehicles (India).

• Handled imports of Raw materials, includes DG chemicals, cellulose, CaCl2, ceramics clays, glaze inks, powders, feldspar, machinery and spare parts and factory local requirements,

• Proficient with the import of materials from Europe, the Middle East and South-East Asia.

• 6 years of working experience in SAP software.

• Extensive experience in handling customs and central excise in regards to import of goods in India.

• Have strong knowledge of forwarders roles and functions, shipping and customs clearance and good command over English.

Professional Experience:

Hira Industries LLC, (HVAC Products Manufacturer), Dubai, UAE(May 2017 to Oct 2018)Purchase Executive

• Responsible for procurement and import of Raw materials, chemicals, electrical and electronics items for machines, spares and purchase of local consumables and packaging items required for XLPE (insulation material mfg division) NBR (rubber insulation material mfg division).

• Working software SAP, MM

• Door to door Logistics arrangements, the appointment of right freight forwarders for the imports.

• Raw material handled: ADC powder, Toyochem acrylic resins, Polymers from SABIC, PET films, DCP, Alupet, calcium carbonate etc,

• Local consumables, packaging cartons and films, machine oils, chemicals required for the factory.

• Experience in Customs clearance of imported goods, DG materials from customs. Govendhan.S Email

Rak Ceramics PJSC, RAK, UAE (June 2013 to May 2017) Purchase Executive.

• Procurement of Raw materials for Tiles, Sanitary ware, RAK Porcelain, RAK paints and KLUDI RAK plants and other machinery, spares, electric and electronics.

• Extensive experience with Import of materials from Spain, Italy, Germany, Turkey, Egypt, China, Malaysia, USA, UK and procurement from Domestic markets.

• Materials handled: Zinc oxide, Quartz, Digital inks, Body & glaze Stains, precious metals for Decals, Chemicals and machinery spares etc,

• Strong knowledge of Logistics and its documentation, forwarders roles and functions, and customs functions and its requirements.

• Experience with the SAP system and know to handle the T codes related to Material Management.

• Analysis of Vendor Performance & Price Variance, Negotiation with vendors and making a comparative statement based on cost, supply, terms, quality and selection of genuine vendors.

Ampere Vehicles Pvt Ltd, Coimbatore, India(Dec 2011 to Feb 2013) Executive- Supply chain

• Handled complete operation chain from procurement to delivery of materials for the Electric vehicle manufacturing industry.

• Material planning and procurement worked in ERP (MS NAV 2009)

• Import of materials in SKD conditions from China and handling complete procedures to clear the imported goods from Chennai customs to the factory door.

• Liaising with Customs& Central Excise, attended several personal hearings with Asst. Commissioners, AO, PO (officers) of Customs, camped in Chennai for a month and visited various CFS in Chennai and directly resolved queries during inspections.

• Import of various components for the research and project unit,

• Procurement of tyres, tubes, steel materials etc from the local market and northern India.

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Other Career Experiences : (Feb 2010-Nov 2011)

• Business Development Executive- C.H. Robinsons Worldwide freight India- (4 months) As Management trainee.

• Logistics operational Executive- Expeditors Freight (4 Months Trainee)

• Sales Executive- CADD centre India- (8 months)

Academic Details:

Masters in International


GRD school of commerce and Intl



B.Sc. Biochemistry GRD College of Sciences (Coimbatore) 2005-2008 High school and Higher



Velammal Matriculation (Chennai) 2004

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