Alumni Profiles

Zaid Arif(111634006,MBA(Ev) - 1.5 Yr,2013)

Organization Information

Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre (SKMCH&RC) is a state-of-the-art cancer centre located in Lahore, Pakistan. It is a project of the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Trust, which is a charitable organization established under the Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860 of Pakistan. The institution is the brainchild of Pakistani cricket superstar, Imran Khan. The inspiration came after the death of his mother, Mrs. Shaukat Khanum, from cancer.

Describe the work that you do in your role

•Prepare purchase orders, analyze quotations and expedite supplies. Negotiation with vendors for lower price and better quality. Follow up with vendors to ensure in time delivery.
•Responsible for selection and management of vendor for all SKMCH&RC Marketing related Campaign and activities.
•Actively managing interaction with vendors ensuring mutual satisfaction with processes and win-win solution to challenges.
•Ensure customer satisfaction through timely delivery, cost effectiveness and quality assurance.
•Close liaison with Inventory officer to ensure critical stock positions. Arrange for buffer stocks in case of emergencies.
•Correspondence with finance department regarding advance payments, adjustments and LC opening etc.
•Prepare forward plans and identify new supply sources.
•Firmly represents the needs and goals of company management to negotiate the most favorable terms for contracts.
•Prepare documents for annual rate contracts through tenders.
•To arrange imported inventory items through import process, communicate with import and export related authorities and suppliers.

Indicate previous experience and/or areas of career proficiency/achievenments

•Interactive Group.
•Safety Solution Pvt Ltd( SHAHBAZ GROUP ) worked as Supply Chain Executive.
•NIB Bank worked as am internee.

Describe your success in your professional life and achievements

Room president for (LSEAD) debating society for LSE 2010.
Member of Lahore School of Economics Association of Debaters (LSEAD).
Room president for (LUMUN) debating society for LUMS.
Head boy at school (2003-2004)
Editor of the School Magazine (2005 – 2006).

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What do you remember about your time in ILM / IMT /UMT?

This university is great for anyone who likes the warm feeling and like things close and in the palm of their hand.The best part about this university is that you learn a lot here. The professors here are amazing in helping you. They know your name and your not just a number. They know what your good at and exactly what you need help in. Not only academics but also the faculty and staff.