Procurement Specialist

  • Competitive Salary, great benefits
  • England South East Wokingham
  • Permanent
  • Oil & Gas
Our Client's  team based near Reading provide front-end studies, engineering, procurement and project management services for initiating and executing oil and gas fields, Subsea, HVDC, renewable energy and carbon capture developments. 
We are currently looking for a  Procurement  specialist to strengthen the team

What you will be doing: 
Develop procurement strategies and plans for indirect procurement
Sourcing and pre-qualification of potential suppliers
Prepare and issue enquiries
Negotiate contracts and purchase orders
Ensure timely deliveries and correct quality in accordance with agreed budget and schedule
Ensure that all activities related to the procurement work are performed according to established procedures, guidelines and business policy
Follow-up, control and report progress on contracts, including field and desk expediting
Develop and maintain supplier relations

What we think you should have:
Higher education degree within business and/or engineering. Relevant experience may compensate for lack of a higher education 
Minimum 5 years of experience with procurement and/or sales in the energy industry
Technical understanding and commercial skills
Good understanding of customer needs
Team-player attitude
Good communication and presentation skills
Strong work ethics and proactive attitude
Flexible and solution-oriented mindset

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, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 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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