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Job Description

Fastsream are once again delighted to be exclusively representing a globally renowned ship repair yard in the Bahamas in the search for a Marine Buyer.

Reporting to the VP of Commercial, the Marine Buyer will perform and assist in a variety of administrative support duties in the management of the Purchasing Department.

Main duties include;

▪   Research best pricing for international & local purchases
▪   Confer with vendors regarding specs, pricing, availability and delivery
▪   Engage with subcontractors and suppliers to negotiate best value on products and services, creating purchase orders for the same
▪   Review bid proposals and negotiate contracts
▪   Take corrective action on issues regarding defective or unacceptable goods and services
▪   Maintain necessary inventory levels to meet client requirements
▪   Ensure timely receipt of materials and services
▪   Establish and maintain effective working relationships at all levels
▪   Work hours as required to ensure deadlines are adequately managed; may require extended duties at times as agreed with the Manager
▪   Data input (ACCPAC system)
▪   Promote the company in a positive and ethical manner
▪   Adherence to all Company Policies and Procedures

The ideal candidate will hold an equivalent business administration degree and have a wealth of experience in a similar role as a Marine Buyer. Purchasing experience in the following commodities:  Electrical, Mechanical, Steel and Profiles, Pipe and Fittings, Personal Protective Equipment, Pumps, Safety Equipment, Plant, Subcontracting, Rental of Tugs and Marine Vessels

In exchange, my client is offering a highly attractive, tax free, full expat package.