Lead Buyer

BH-273536
  • Negotiable
  • France Ile De France Paris La Defense
  • Contract
  • Oil & Gas
NES Fircroft are looking for a Lead Buyer to work for a major oil and gas operator.

Location: Paris, France
Start: September
Duration: 12 months
Rate: € negotiable

Key responsibilities:
Main duties
Working within the upstream division, you will be tasked with:
Joining a task force whose aim is to purchase a Geotech Survey Vessel
Preparing and managing the pre-consultation and tender file
Conducting commercial and contractual negotiations with suppliers in accordance with procedures and operational rules in conjunction with the Company’s Legal Purchasing Department
To carry out this purchase by meeting objectives of cost control, deadlines, risk management, and providing a competitive advantage
Assisting local structures

Skills and Qualifications:
At least 3 years of experience in a similar role
English and French Speaking
Offshore experience
Knowledge of surveys


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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