Job Title: Buyer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 2018-05-21
Reference: 81872
Contact Name: Sean King
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2018 12:18

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and direct staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the Oil & Gas Industry. Our client, a large Oil Field Service company has an opportunity for a Buyer to work on a contract basis from their offices in Aberdeen.  


  • Manages purchase order execution and product delivery, including coordinating logistics requirements to ensure on time delivery,
  • Supporting delivery and quality performance, cost and inventory management, and customer satisfaction for designated suppliers
  • Expedite the filling of orders by international suppliers to meet customer demands
  • Coordinates with other functional team members in resolving issues which may arise during purchase order life cycle management
  • Responsible for ensuring purchase orders and supplier invoices correlate and are compliant with Company requirements.
  • Responsible for ensuring supplier invoices are approved in a timely manner and paid according to agreed vendor terms. 
  • Handle vendor queries relating to the terms of purchase orders
  • Conducts all business activities in accordance with all company policies, procedures and rules and ensures compliance with all requirements
  • Handles special projects as assigned
  • Any other duties as required

Qualifications and experience
  • Experience of working within a busy procurement environment
  • Experience gained within a chemical/drilling fluids industry would be beneficial
  • Experience of procuring goods required in the oil and gas service industry would be beneficial
  • Experience of managing and expediting orders placed with designated third party suppliers
  • Experience of using SAP in relation to procurement activities would be beneficial
  • Experience of handling local and international logistics movements would be beneficial

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a market leading Oil Field Service company with an unrivalled reputation within their industry.

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