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  • Job reference: 916037
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Purchasing
  • Date posted: 25/08/2017

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Buyer, based in Aberdeen

Responsibilities will include:
Lead the Procurement Services region buyer team
Supervise and monitor the execution of the P2P and tactical procurement processes, in compliance with global and regional standards, in procuring materials and services for upstream and midstream customers.
Oversee the effective delivery of end-to-end service within the region.
Ensure the proper execution of the P2P process: from requisition handling, to PO placement and tracking, to PO changes, to PO close.
Coach team members in successfully delivering procurement execution services for the region.
Ensure all activities take place in accordance with Company corporate policies and processes, defined governance and delegations of authority, ethics and compliance policy, as well as external laws and regulations.
Collaborate with PSCM and Operations stakeholders in order to continually improve material and service delivery to the region.

Qualifications & Experience
Bachelor's degree or equivalent
Adequate written and communication skills required to effectively deliver against accountabilities
Extensive professional experience, that includes significant experience as senior or lead buyer in business that includes multiple stakeholders and requires cross-discipline engagement and cooperation

Extensive knowledge of the Oil & Gas industry and its supply base
Master's degree or equivalent
Professional PSCM qualification (CPSM or MCIPS or equivalent)
Excellent project management skills

Contract position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 916037

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