Procurement, Supply Chain and Inventory Management at Chlor Alkali Plant at M/sKanoria Chemicals & Industries Ltd, Renukoot (UP) India


1 Develop the Functional Strategy for Procurement, Annual Budget Plan and Overhead budgets for Procurement, Contracts, Warehousing, (Material in – Material Out), Inward Logistics for Bulk Raw Materials, Coal, Railway Freighting Operations,
2 Fuel, Raw Material,& Packing material - Procurement Planning, Negotiation & Delivery Management of Coal , Aluminum, Industrial salt, Lime, Benzene, Heavy Paraffin Wax/ Normal Paraffin Wax. Major Packing Material includes CC Boxes, PET bottles, BOPP Tape, GI Sheet, HMHDPE Drum, Fiber Drum etc Annual Procurement Spend – INR 1000 Million.
3 Purchase of General stores & spares & Outsourced Services. Annual Procurement Spend – INR 700 Million
4 Functional leadership and Supervision for Warehousing, Storage, Material Issue, Inventory Control, Inventory Accounting of 24000+ Nos of General Stores & Spares SKUs related with plant, equipment & machinery maintenance
5 Functional leadership and Supervision of Inbound Logistics operations including organization of railway rake allocation, rake placement advice & unloading of railway rakes (mainly coal, industrial salt, lime).
6 Functional leadership and Supervision of Imports of Project equipment & machinery, bulk items like pipe, cables & structural steel, custom clearing of imported consignment, transportation management of ODC consignments
7 Zero based Budgeting for Capital Expenditure, Project Implementation Monitoring & Cost Control on P&L Expenses related to Distribution & Logistics function including Railway siding augmentation projects.





B.Tech (Chemical Engineering), Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur India in 1986 .
ME ( Chemical Engineering) with specialization in computer aided process engineering & plant design from from IIT Roorkee, India in 1988.

Experienced in both Procurement of Capital Project Item, Plant, equipment & machineries, O&M Spares, Raw Materials, Process Chemicals, Grains, Molasses, Packing Material etc Quality Management Systems, TPM, plantation, institutional liasioning, import and export.

Strong competencies for formulating & executing strategic sourcing plans, long term sourcing & supply chain relationships, supplier's performance evaluation, business process re-engineering through formulation of Standard Operating Procedures for purchase / inventory / warehousing / logistics / ODC cargo movement / Import and Export / SCM, Putting in Place structured implementation & performance Review matrix as well as analytics to strengthen effectiveness and overall customer satisfaction.

Other Key Deliverable handled during past 28 years

- Collaborative Planning, Forecasting and replenishment(CPFR ) for materials and services
- Raw Material Procurement
- Plantation
- Railway Freighting operations.
- Bulk Shipment as well as custom handling of commodities - wood logs, DAP fertiliser and Extra
Natural Alcohal.
- Warehouse Management System
- Distribution and logistics
- Inventory management
- Transportation Management
- TPM in continuous process industries
- Appraisal of Process Conformance Measurement Systems

Specialties: Managerial
- Business Plan, Zero Based Budgeting
- Profit Center Management
- Spend Analysis
- ROI Accountability
- Market Intelligence
- Procurement & Supply chain Tie-Ups
- Cost Engineering

- Procurement
- Vendor Development
- Contract Management
- Inventory Control
- Supply Chain Management
- Fleet Management (Rail / Road)
- ODC Movement,
- SAP MM Module,
- ISO-9001:2000, ISO-14001:1990, OSHS-18000