The ideal candidate will have previous experience as a senior level or manager level buyer and will come from a Civil Engineering or onshore Oil & Gas construction background. The successful candidate will be focused on the delivery of around $200m spend on the expansion of terminals in Houston and New Orleans. In addition you will also support the larger terminals business on other projects with values of $500,000 +
Key Responsibilities will include
- Develop procurement strategies, negotiate contracts, and implement cost-saving measures in line with project timelines and budgetary constraints.
- Manage the procurement process from start to finish, ensuring that all purchasing activities are conducted in a timely and cost-effective manner.
- Identify potential suppliers and manage relationships with existing suppliers, including conducting vendor evaluations, site audits and continuous improvement processes for suppliers.
- Develop procurement strategies in close cooperation with the Global Procurement Manager that align with the company's overall goals and objectives.