Rajendra Khamkar

Rajendra Khamkar, Senior Logistics Manager

“Professional growth inspires me to work with Rexel”

  • What has been your career path?
    • I joined Yantra automation as a Logistics Executive in June 2009 with mere 1 year experience after graduation in business management. I started as logistics assistant in Pune. When we started a warehouse in Baroda in 2011, I was transferred there to build logistics function of Baroda, and became logistics manager of the Baroda team. In 2014, I was promoted to Senior Logistics Manager and transferred to larger branch of Mumbai (A D Electronics Pvt. Ltd.). This 6 years journey with Yantra- Rexel definitely developed me in a much accelerated way, through various locations and challenges.

  • What are your current responsibilities?
    • My role is primarily to Monitor & Control Logistics activities pertaining to Yantra/ Rexel Group. Along with Logistics activities I am responsible for managing stock levels, delivery times and transport costs and control the order cycle, preparing MIS reports, allocate and manage staff resources according to changing needs, liaise and negotiate with customers and suppliers, develop business by gaining new contracts, analyzing logistical problems and producing new solutions, understand work and possibly help to develop e-commerce, continually try to improve and develop business performance within the constraints of legislation, manage staff training issues, motivate other members of the team, work on new supply strategies.

  • What inspires you in your work?
    • Continuous learning and professional growth inspires me to work with Yantra- Rexel Group. I see plenty of opportunities for promotion and for ongoing professional development within this organization. I really enjoy working as part of a highly committed and professional team.