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Buyer (Maternity Cover)

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30 Aug 2022
Our client is looking for a Buyer for maternity cover on a contract basis, located in Aberdeen.


Carry out all the activities necessary to purchase goods and/or services/subcontracts, in compliance with given cost/time/quality requirements and with Corporate/Company policies and standards and work instructions


Issue to vendors the Request for Quotation based on given purchasing request
Support the vendors during the preparation of the technical/commercial proposals with obligation of confidentiality about the related bid info
Prepare the commercial/economic bid tabulation to compare different proposals and suggest actions to be taken in order to improve bid result and/or select the vendor
Lead the commercial/economic negotiation
Prepare the purchase or der/subcontract based on standard General Purchase Terms and Conditions and Project Special
Purchase Conditions, if any, and managing possible deviations
Close out the bid process receiving purchase/subcontract confirmation by selected vendor and informing the unsuccessful vendors about negative result of their bid
Follow up and negotiate, if necessary, purchase order/subcontract revisions
Perform the assigned activities in compliance with procedures and provided systems and tools
Check and comment the technical documentation received with the Purchase Requisition and Technical Evaluation
Manage contractual documentation (Archive) before the issue to centralized archive

Working knowledge of SAP systems and broad understanding of Contractual terms
Knowledge of Microsoft packages, cloud based storage and operating systems
Proven experience with E-Procurement Systems is desirable
Experience of fast-track purchasing within a Subsea and Project based environment
Working knowledge of ROV Systems and criticality of associated components and services
Skilled in negotiating
Keenly developed interpersonal skills
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  • Job Reference: 697875346-2
  • Date Posted: 30 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Cammach Bryant
    Cammach Bryant
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Contract