• Title
    Senior / Principal - Buyer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Procurement / Supply Chain
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for a Senior Buyer with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry.

    • Comply with the following, as applicable.
    • Procurement Procedures and Work Practices
    • Project Procurement Execution Plan
    • Licensors', Clients', and Foster Wheeler Secrecy Agreements
    • Project Supplier Lists.
    • Check that supervised personnel carry out assigned duties in accordance with job descriptions.
    • Input all progress data to Material Management System and ensure these are up-to-date
    • Develop contacts with Suppliers' personnel. Maintain the respect of Suppliers and their representatives by adherence to code of conduct and business ethics, corporate policies, procedures and work practices.
    • Maintain awareness of the materials supply situation including area sources, price levels and current deliveries. Advise the Commodity Purchasing Manager and/or Manager, Purchasing of possible new sources of supply.
    • When requested contribute to current and projected price and delivery trends.
    • When requested carry out spare parts co-ordination activities in accordance with the Project Procurement Execution Plan.
    • Responsible for supporting objectives of the Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Policy and Information Security Management Policy by adhering to applicable Procedures and Work Practices while fulfilling of duties.
    • Prepare and issue Procurement Plans and obtain necessary approvals.
    • Prepare and issue quotation requests, progress, check and evaluate quotations.
    • Prepare quotation summaries, and quotation summary variations and make recommendations. Ensure recommended Supplier’s final price on quotation summaries is under budget and delivery is within required on site dates.
    • Submit quotation summaries after technical approval to authorised Procurement Personnel for approval. Distribute as required by the Project Procurement Execution Plan.
    • Agree with engineering and supplier the requirements and submittal dates for the following:
    • critical supplier data e.g. equipment weight
    • supplier drawings e.g. GA drawing

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Degree or Diploma in Engineering (Essential)
    • GDMM or PGDMM (Desirable)

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  


    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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