|Job Title:||Senor Buyer|
|Salary:||Competitive salary, excellent packages|
|Contact Name:||Dawn Aindow|
|Job Published:||September 25, 2018 16:12|
Responsibilities & Tasks:
Be responsible for controlling all aspects of procurement activity for the allocated work scope and all applicable procedures are complied with, and all actions are auditable.
Demonstrate compliant use of the Aker Solutions SQiS, QSL and the associated tools
Prepare request for quotations (RFQ’s) in accordance with company procedures.
Effectively negotiate with Suppliers to achieve the best commercial position for Aker Solutions
Identify and report cost savings, as directed
Generate Purchase Orders in response to MRP generated Purchase Requisitions / My Buy Shopping Carts in an efficient manner, with due regard for total acquisition cost, lead time, quality, continuous improvement and cost reduction
Establish and maintain a process for regular, effective and efficient Purchase Order follow-up / expediting
Proactively manage all open Purchase Orders through to close-out, and ensure any changes are updated in the MRP system in a timely and compliant manner
Action and close quality notifications (VQN’s / Supplier Requests) in a timely manner, and in accordance with set targets. Expedite internally to ensure timely action by stakeholders
Qualifications / Personal Attributes:
Business Degree / CIPS Qualified, or relevant qualification with demonstrable industry experience in an equivalent role
Demonstrate excellent negotiation skills
Ability to develop and maintain customer relations and provide a high level of customer satisfaction
Ability to effectively liaise with internal support functions and internal customers – Engineering, Contracts etc.
Working knowledge in SAP Word, Windows and Excel
Demonstrable experience in a purchasing role
Knowledge of customs, shipping processes and inter company terms
Provide the best solutions in terms of quality, delivery and cost
Good contractual and commercial awareness