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Supply Chain Specialist

  • Job reference: 921606
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas, Purchasing
  • Date posted: 30/10/2018

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Supply Chain Specialist based in Aberdeen.

Responsibilities will include:
Work with the business unit to assess all requirements and develop sourcing and contracting strategies for goods and services.
Negotiate the acquisition of goods and services, which satisfy specifications, delivery requirements, and performance and reliability expectations while optimising the cost of materials and services within the business unit.
Conduct and control bid processes, oversees the preparation of bid packages, prepares bid analysis and participates in final contract award decisions.
Prepare and coordinate the execution of contracts and other supply documents in a manner that ensures compliance with procurement strategies and policy.
Prepare recommendations throughout the procurement process for bid lists, evaluations, negotiations and the final award. This will take various forms of documentation and presentations and will involve JV partners.
Maintain a working knowledge of legal requirements, governmental rules and regulations related to contractual documents, performance of contract work, quality assurance requirements and business relationships. Support the Law department in the examination and litigation of legal matters related to commercial transactions.
Monitor post-award activities, develop and agree programme with internal customers for monitoring contractor performance and further develop integration with Company Supply Chain and Internal Customer goals and activities. Utilise the FPAL performance assessment process.
Provide guidance, support and mentoring to other developing supply chain professionals in the UK and throughout the wider company organisation.
Provide similar guidance to internal client personnel concerning supply chain practices.
Participate in the alignment of practices and objectives with Global Supply Chain organisation.

Qualifications & Experience:
Degree in Supply Chain Management, Law, Quantity Surveying or Business Management
Must have the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management as well as other disciplines, using verbal, written and presentation skills
Significant experience in principle accountabilities

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 921606.


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