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Job Description

Faststream is currently seeking an experienced Purchasing Officer to join a prominent ship-owning and managing business based in Germany. Renowned for its excellence in maritime transport, our client is dedicated to maintaining and strengthening their market-leading position.

About the Role:

As a Purchasing Officer, you will play a crucial role within the procurement team, responsible for processing purchase requisitions from vessels for spare parts, consumables, and services. Beyond transactional duties, you will spearhead supply strategy development and bulk purchasing initiatives to support vessels and associated projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Process purchase requisitions efficiently and effectively.
  • Develop and implement strategic supply initiatives.
  • Manage bulk purchasing to optimize cost efficiency.
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to ensure seamless operations.
What We Look For:
We are seeking energetic and cost-conscious individuals with a proactive approach to problem-solving. Candidates should strongly commit to balancing quality and cost-effectiveness in their procurement decisions. While experience in maritime procurement is advantageous, candidates from diverse procurement backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Why Join Us:

  • Competitive compensation package commensurate with experience.
  • Continuous professional development opportunities.
  • Potential for career growth within a dynamic and innovative environment.
  • Opportunity to shape and redefine your role through entrepreneurial thinking and strategic acumen.
  • Proven experience in procurement or purchasing roles.
  • Strong analytical skills with a focus on cost management.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation abilities.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.
Join Us Today:
If you are passionate about procurement and eager to contribute to a forward-thinking maritime industry leader, apply now to become part of our dedicated team. Your expertise and drive will be instrumental in shaping future success.