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Rakesh Kumar Balyan
Rakesh Kumar Balyan

Rakesh Kumar Balyan

Procurement Officer



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Could you tell us briefly about your family background?
I am from a middle class .When was four years old my mother passed away because of T.B.She left behind my three sisters & two brothers.At that time my eldest sister was only 12 years old.She took over the responsibilty to take care other family members. I was brought up in village atmosphere.
Role Model:
My father is my role model because he has discharged his social obligations with atmost care & responsibility.Mother is a pillar of any family.She guides her children in a right way but my father in absence of my mother played both the roles fantastically.I am very proud to have such a nice father.
Changes In The Professional Environment:
I took VRS from Indian Air Force in Nov 2008 after serving 20 Years 10 Months.After my retirement,I can compare the professional environment in Air Force.In Air Force everything is systematic and in Civil there is a no system.Even a peon dare to sit on the chair of boss in his/her absence.
Plans For The Future:
I want see myself on the top and I have started working on that.Having 20 years 10 months experience there is no value of that experience in civil.Everbody thinks that fauji hai yaar,inko sirf goli chalani aati hai.But I am proud to be a soldier because Indian Air Force given me a lot.
Job Profile:
Vetting & Processing of requirements submitted by different department,Floating tenders for major purchases,opening of tenders on scheduled date & time,Preparation of CST,Price negotiation with vendors before releasing purchase order & give expert advise matter related to procurement of any item.
Growth Strategy:
I am a post graduate in Political Science.An incident took place during my interview at an organization,the head of board questioned my 'Competence Certificate'that day itself I decided to pursue MBA.I share my experience with my subordinates regularily.
Other Thoughts:
Veteran Soldiers of this country should not be neglected.
Degrees That Matter:
I do not require any Degree/Certificates but there is a need of hour that's why I am pursuing MBA.
Career Profile:
There is no difference because procurement system remains same irrespective of any organization.
Prized Accomplishment(s):
My present position,I got my recognition.
Working Life Management:
As a professional when I move towards office I think only about professional work,at home I think about home.
Advice For New Professionals:
If you have the ability to prove yourself nobody dare to stop you to be on top,be loyal to your work,be loyal to your organization,be punctual,be disciplined,try to learn if you get new things in your profession because there is no end of learning.
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