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Buyer - Graduate

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Procurement / Supply Chain
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities


Wood Milan is currently recruiting a Procurement & Subcontracting Buyer.

  • Reporting to the Procurement Manager, the main functions of the role will be to issue Pre-qualification Questionnaire (PQ) to potential new supplies
  • Prepare Inquiry Documents, Expedite Suppliers bids

  • Prepare Bid Opening and Commercial Bid Tabulation

  • Bid Evaluation, Negotiations and Preparation of Final Bid Tab

  • Prepare Letter of Order Award and Formal Order Award after approvals

  • Expedite Order Acknowledgement and issues change orders

  • Preparing supplier performance evaluation and order close out

  • Performing all purchasing activity in accordance with the set project purchasing procedure and the purchasing work instructions

Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree in Engineering or equivale

  • Good coordination, interpersonal and negotiation skills

  • Highly motivated, well organized, resourceful and proactive

  • Possess good interpersonal skills with sound written and oral communication skills

  • Flexible approach and able to work under pressure with a can-do attitude and a desire to win

  • Ability to promote an open and informal communication environment that aims at growing mutual trust and teamwork

  • Speaking fluent English and Italian is mandatory


Company Overview

Amec Foster Wheeler designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors. With pro-forma 2014 annualised scope revenues of £5.5 billion and over 40,000 people in more than 55 countries, the company operates across the whole of the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws

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