Job Title: Buyer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Farnborough, England
Salary: £0 - £275 per annum
Start Date: 2019-09-16
Reference: BH-115623
Contact Name: Thomas Watkins
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 17, 2019 17:40

Job Description

5+ years relevant industry experience in Procurement
Excellent communication skills
Strong negotiation skills
Works well in teams
Good with systems and programs such as Windows Office
MatMan experience is a plus
Role and Responsibilities
Working in an Integrated Procurement Team, with the Client on a multi-billion Dollar project.
Will be responsible for pre and post award Procurement activities for non-complex equipment and bulks orders, including but not limited to; Requests For Quotation (RFQ), Bid Evaluation, Purchase / Change Order issue, Invoice Verification, Claims / Backcharges management and close out activities in accordance with the Project Procurement Procedure.
Will need to interface with; Engineering, Expediting, Package Engineering, Supplier Quality Surveillance (SQS), Accounts Payable, Finance, Legal, Tax, Material Management, Contract Management, as well as the supplier and client.
Will participate in meetings with the package (Gang of Five including, Package Engineer, Buyer, Expeditor, SQS, Engineer) team internally and the supplier, to ensure timely commitment and delivery of the required equipment.  Where necessary will escalate / present issues to management to facilitate urgent resolution.