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Junior Fleet Purchaser

  • Job reference: 925796
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Purchasing
  • Date posted: 03/06/2019

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Junior Fleet Purchaser, based in Aberdeen.

Responsibilities will include:
Carry out the day to day procurement, expediting and control of the entire supply chain from requisition until delivery on-board for one or more in accordance with Supply Chain related procedures
Consolidate as many regular orders as possible and keep the number of deliveries and cost of freight and custom handling to a minimum, by liaising with freight forwarder, client and logistics at country of operation when required
Assure quality, suitability of spares and equipment purchased, in close liaison with adequate departments/division
Follow-up changes in the supplier marked and keep a good and balanced contact with domestic as well as international associates
Apply thorough cost control on all goods quoted, purchased and supplied under his/her responsibility
Actively contribute to continuous improvements
Assist other departments with detailed information about logistic and purchasing matters if/when requested
Enforce offshore unit management to follow Company's policies and Procedures in Supply Chain matters

Education / degree within Purchasing and/or Logistic Administration will be preferred
Long relevant experience may replace educational requirements

Significant working experience within Purchasing, preferably from the petroleum/offshore or shipping related industry
Previous experience with ERP systems

Permanent 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 925796

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.