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  • CategoryRetail
  • Sub CategoryBusiness Analyst
  • LocationBangalore
  • CompanyShell India
  • Posted date on our Website11 June 2015
  • Expiration Date11 July 2015

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Location:-  Bangalore, India

Skill Group: Contracting and Procurement

Updated: 13-May-2015

Job Purpose:

A cross business global role providing analytical support for critical Group spends that has a significant value impact to Shell. The category analyst undertakes activities necessary to provide functional analysis, knowledge process and consulting support for the Category Management team in Contract & Procurement.


Working as a part of a team involves

    Analysis of Shell-subscribed reports and information feeds and analysis of this data to produce insights, inputs to other projects, recommendations, tracking signals etc.

    Obtaining and formulating data/analysis as input to existing excel-based models and/or building excel-based models to carry out analysis to produce insights, inputs to other projects, recommendations, tracking signals etc. etc.

    Providing outputs/communication in the form of point-of-view presentations, reports, analysis etc. as required

    providing analytical insights and engaging in activities such as cost modelling and benchmarking,

    participating in the development and execution of category strategies and tactics, support contract management and executing RFQs
    Contribute significant strategic, conceptual and analytical skills to category execution and delivery as per agreed scope and timeline

Principal Accountabilities:

    Support Category Managers in day to day activities to manage & execute category plans & strategy
    Analyse category spend data through available management information tools and create overviews of current and future business demand for category critical services and goods
    Conduct supplier analysis (analysis of supplier financials and strategies, M&A activity) and track supplier activity
    Develop & maintain capabilities to identify and analyse market & competitive trends, including supporting appropriate strategy development activity
    Build & maintain robust stakeholder relationships - e.g. working closely with cross business and competitive intelligence teams
    Comply with HSSE requirements and other agreed compliance areas

Key Challenges:

    Must be proactive at managing critical interfaces and building and maintaining required relationships in virtual working environment, committed team player willing to learn from and share with colleagues.
    Managing a variable and at times heavy workload, for a wide range of stakeholders, ensuring timely delivery of work products in appropriate formats.
    Self-motivated/self-starting, good attention to detail as well as maintaining sight of final deliverable and (self-) managing a variable, diverse and at times heavy workload with tight deadlines, for a wide range of stakeholders, ensuring timely delivery of work products in appropriate formats.

About Shell India:-

Royal Dutch Shell is one of the largest and most diversified international investor in India's energy sector among all global integrated oil companies with nearly US$1 billion invested already. It is the only global major to have a fuel retail license in India. Besides being a major private sector supplier of crude, products, chemicals and technology to public/private sector oil companies, Shell also has key interests in lubricants, bitumen while operating an LNG receiving and re-gasification terminal, as well as a significant Technology center and a financial business services center.

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Contact Details:

9th Floor, Building 9A
DLF Cyber City, DLF Phase III
(Landmark : 3rd building from DLF Cyber Gateway)
Gurgaon - 122 002 Haryana
Tel : +91 124 4771500
Fax : +91 124 4771601

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