Purchaser - VR/27040

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Status: Permanent
Location: Portlethen, Aberdeenshire
Rate: Expectations to be discussed

Join an organisation with a track record of success spanning over 4 decades. This is a full-time, permanent role, based at the company’s UK office in Portlethen (Aberdeenshire). A hybrid working arrangement is available.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Purchasing in a sound and ethical manner in accordance with requirements and company’s CMS.
  • Preparing and issuing enquiries to suppliers and verifying that purchase requisitions are complete.
  • Reviewing and analysing supplier quotations in conjunction with the Contracts & Procurement Lead and internal stakeholders.
  • Organising and chairing pre-award/clarification meetings with suppliers in close cooperation with the C&P Lead.
  • Preparing bid evaluations, negotiating prices and lead times, and recommending best commercial options.
  • Performing desk expediting activities as required.
  • Reviewing and verifying invoices in a timely and accurate manner in conjunction with the assigned invoice administrator.
  • Ensuring final close-out of orders including the performance evaluation of suppliers.


Our client is seeking a candidate with the following experience, skills and knowledge:

  • Demonstrable commercial and purchasing experience in a similar position within oil and gas operations.
  • Sound knowledge of procurement processes and suppliers.
  • Good business-based communication skills.
  • Maximo experience desirable.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages.


On offer is a competitive salary, attractive pension scheme and a comprehensive suite of health and wellbeing benefits, as well as a hybrid working arrangement.


TMM Recruitment INDSCC

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