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  • Job reference: RMS0182847

Senior Buyer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 26/07/2017
  • Duration: staff
  • Time left:
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The Role:
The primary objective of the Senior Buyer role is to ensure that goods and services are procured in line with company policies and procedures and that value for money is achieved. In addition to managing the procurement function at the Saltend site, the role will also involve procurement support across the business.

The Company:
Our client provides premier quality Operations, Management and Maintenance solutions. Developed in the 1990s, our client is a world class OM&M service provider. Offering exciting and challenging positions with a strong focus on teamwork. Our client believes that people are a key asset to the business and provide excellent training and support to workers.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Fully qualified Member of CIPS (MCIPS)
* Relevant experience within a purchasing department.
* Relevant experience in the energy, oil, gas, petrochemical or chemical industry in a procurement and/or contract management role.
* Proven administration, management & co-ordination of contracts for goods and services including:
- selection of commercial strategy and basis;
- contract preparation;
- performance monitoring; and
- dispute and problem resolution.
* Understanding of up to date, ethical purchasing principles and practices.
* A working knowledge of appropriate terms and conditions of contract and current legislation.
* Awareness of ISO9001.
* Highly computer literate.
* Knowledge and understanding of procurement management systems.
* Proficiency to intermediate level in Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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