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SCM Specialist (Buyer) - VR/21458

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Status: Temporary
Location: Aberdeen Westhill / East Tullos
Ref: VR/21458
Rate: Available Upon Request

SCM Specialist required to join a leading name in subsea Life-of-Field services. This is a 6-month contract vacancy and will be split between the Westhill and East Tullos areas of Aberdeen.

As SCM Specialist, your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Contacting a range of suppliers and sub-contractors to source competitive bids from qualified suppliers that meet specification, quality, budgetary and schedule requirements according to company policy.
  • Negotiating and placing commitments with suppliers ensuring that the most favourable terms of contract are obtained
  • Developing relationships with key suppliers and internal customers.
  • Ensuring that goods or services are delivered to the right place at the right time.
  • Sourcing alternative products and reviewing existing ones to ensure prices remain competitive with no compromise of quality.
  • Managing the system generated GR/IR and Blocked Invoice reports ensuring that they are kept up to date.
  • Expediting purchase orders ensuring that delivery dates are met and any supply issues are resolved.
  • Identifying and reporting cost savings to project/business.

Applicants to this vacancy should offer a broad knowledge of procurement procedures – ideally within a busy purchasing environment in the oil and gas industry. It is essential that you have a strong working knowledge of SAP.

Excellent negotiation skills and experience of supplier evaluation, purchase order creation, contract terms and conditions, negotiation and working within a busy purchasing environment is required.

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