Purchasing Officer
Glasgow

Purchasing Officer

Ref: 886| Posted: 19th Jul 2021

Our ship management client requires a Purchasing Officer to join them on a permanent basis. As a Purchasing Officer you will be required to provide a professional compliant procurement process for our Client and associated Companies.
 
THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT
 
  • Minimum of 1 year’s office experience within a Purchasing Team
  • Good knowledge of Purchasing principles
  • Educated to National 5 level (or equivalent)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Methodical and an analytical thinker
  • Good knowledge of MS packages including Excel and Word
  • Purchasing qualifications and maritime purchasing experience are desirable
 
JOB DESCRIPTION
 
  • Ensure competent quality execution of all regular purchasing duties and associated administrative processes
  • Provide a constant source of quality goods and services to the fleet of managed vessels of various age and class trading on a global basis
  • Source, select and negotiate for the best purchase package in terms of quality, price, terms, deliveries and services with suppliers
  • Interact effectively with entities both within and outside of the Purchasing Division
  • Implement and manage third party logistics
  • Provide regular feedback on Approved Vendor performance
  • Occasional travel as required
 
RENUMERATION ON OFFER
 
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package