One of the key purpose of the procurement team is to ensure a reliable and uninterrupted flow of goods, materials and services to the Group's companies . The procurement process at the Group is designed in such a way as to ensurethat high-quality goods are procured in a timely and accurate matter and that the pricurement process is a transparent and competitive as possible.
In order to improve the efficiency of procurement processes, the bulk of the Group's procurement is purchased centrally, the low-value purchases are carried with local rocurement classified in a separate category and sepervised by the heads of local procurement departments.
As a large consumer of a variety of a number goods and services, the Group is able to have a positive impact on reducing production, social and environmental risks within the supply chain.The Group seeks to cooperate with suppliers of goods and contractors that demonstrate a commitment to sustainability principles.
In order to wortk with NKMK Group, it is imperative that suppliers and contractors operate ethically and conscientiouslu. In this regard, the Group expects all partners to comply with the NLMK supplier's code of business ethics. We also expect our contractors to strictly comply with all applicablelegal requirements, including environmental protection and occupational health and safety.
Vice President of Procurement