Vendor Management

Our vendor management (VM) services at Cyient span from procurement to vendor performance management functions. We identify vendors from right-cost countries, establish plans for VM process, and support in overall execution. We also measure VM implementation KPIs (implementation cost, implementation schedule, productivity, etc.) and manage risks associated with vendors using these KPIs. As an extended arm for sourcing, procurement and supplier quality assurance, we help clients effectively manage supply chain and supplier relationships. The following are some of the services we offer as part of the VM process:

  • Vendor identification (sourcing)
  • Vendor qualification and evaluation support
  • Vendor development
  • Monitoring and control
  • Supplier transition management

How We Can Help

  • Full life-cycle engineering support for vendor management with minimal involvement of clients
  • Develop in-house tools, vendor rating and evaluation scorecards, resource documents, and training guides for vendor management

Quick Facts

  • Helped clients realize cost savings of over US $900,000 on manufacturing engineering
  • A strong team of more than 100 manufacturing engineers involved in various activities for vendor management and evaluation
  • Alliances and partnerships: established a global vendor base (CIM Tools India, Metaltek, and Bakerhill Industries, US)