Nikhil Nivrutti Ghule

Bis 2019, Group Procurement Exterior, Volkswagen AG

Wolfsburg, Germany


Intergrated purchasing structures and processes
Project management
Product Development
Procurement strategy
Demand and Capacity management
Business and Entrepreneurial
CBD Analysis
Digitalization and IT systems
Leadership skills
Change Management
Material Group Management
Cost management
Negotiation and persuasion
Sustainability and Risk management
Nomination methodology
Innovation and new business models
Investment Planning
Futur mobility
Self Management
Deutsche Sprache


Professional experience for Nikhil Nivrutti Ghule

  • Current 4 years and 6 months, since Oct 2019

    Master Thesis

    Volkswagen AG
  • 7 months, Apr 2019 - Oct 2019

    Group Procurement Exterior

    Volkswagen AG

    - Preparation of analyses to optimize material costs - Evaluation, presentation and documentation of work results - Securing capacities in line with our Group requirements - Cooperation with development, quality assurance, logistics and distribution - Support in the preparation, negotiation and finalization of contract awards

  • 6 months, Aug 2018 - Jan 2019

    Group Procurement New product launches

    Volkswagen AG

    Group Procurement New product launches - Creation of Global Supply Standards Platform - Organization and conduct of interviews with the regions - Coordination with the Volkswagen AG brands - Analysis of scoring models

  • 2 years and 6 months, Jan 2015 - Jun 2017

    Design and Planning Engineer

    Perfect Engineering

    Project management - Scheduling, cost estimation, budgeting, Project meetings and discussions with customers and suppliers Design - Creo 3.0 and CATIA Regular time estimates and design specifications Procurement and information processing supply chain management

  • 5 months, Sep 2014 - Jan 2015

    Graduate Engineer Trainee

    Accurate Engineering Co. pvt. ltd

    Design - AutoCAD and CATIA Selecting materials, detailing and assembly of components Documentations per ISO 9001:2008

  • 10 months, Aug 2013 - May 2014

    Bachelor Project

    Kirloskar Pneumatic Co. Ltd.

    Bachelor Project

Educational background for Nikhil Nivrutti Ghule

  • 1 year and 11 months, Sep 2017 - Jul 2019

    Automotive Service Technology and Processes

    Ostfalia Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften

    Technical Project Management, Business Management, International Strategic Management, Quality Management, Technical Product Monitoring and Optimisation, Product Influencing und After Sales, Logistics and Spare Part management

  • 3 years and 11 months, Aug 2010 - Jun 2014

    Mechanical Engineering

    University of Pune

    Metallurgy, Industrial Engineering and Technology Management, Manufacturing Process, Production Technology, Mechatronics, CAD/CAM, Automobile Engineering, Robotics, Reliability Engineering


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