Senior Buyer

About our Client

Our client is a well known company and member of a worldwide leader in complex offshore marine (engineering) projects. Within the oil & gas industry they are succesfull in the construction, installation and removal for the TOP10 companies

This is an innovative company for high tech design, engineering and operating for fulfilling these projects. They provide special self designed techniques and equipment

Your Mission

  • Liaise with internal clients to compile requirements for sourcing of materials and services
  • Review internal requisitions and check correctness (incl. all required back up correspondence)
  • Issue RFQ/RFPs and evaluate quotations
  • Negotiate bids and quotations
  • Place POs per companies standard (incl. the terms and conditions)
  • Expedite POs and ensure timely receipt of goods, documents and certificates in accordance with the (technical) specifications
  • Verify and approve invoices
  • Manage, monitor and process POA
  • Prepare bid evaluation sheets and executive summaries
  • Follow up and settle VOs, claims and/or disputes
  • Analyse the supplier market (structures, market shares, prices, technology, products etc.)
  • Enter into and manage frame agreements for the purchasing needs company-wide and secure compliance to these agreements
  • Attend supplier sites and industry related trade exhibitions as required

Your Professional Skills

  • MBO+ or HBO Technical
  • NEVI 2 or equivalent
  • Minimum 7-10 years’ purchasing experience in a similar environment (offshore, shipbuilding or petrochemical)
  • Fully conversant with modern procurement and purchasing methods and techniques
  • Results-driven, with a proven track record
  • Experience with an ERP system and Microsoft Office
  • Experience with IT and facility procurement is desirable
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Highly organised with a hands-on, no-nonsense mentality and an ability to work on own initiative
  • Good command of the English language, both written and spoken
  • Willingness to travel

What are the benefits

  • The opportunitie to develop your career in a challenging multinational high tech environment, as well as abroad
  • Technical knowledge deepening through the diversity of projects
  • The responsibility for complex solutions
  • A competitive salary and bonus
  • Overseas- and/or offshore allowances
  • Salary Review annually per 1 January
  • Good career opportunities due to the diversity of positions

 

Contracts Engineer

About our Client

A challenging international operating offshore company. Executing EPIC projects like installations, removals and (subsea) constructions for the major league in the oil & gas industry. These projects are carried out with a fleet of high-tech offshore work ships

This is an environment where you will be stimulated intellectually and in terms of technique to go to extremes. An inspiring work environment where you can challenge your creative thinking. “Not a job but a career”

Your Mission

  • Define subcontracting strategy depending on the scope, value and time schedule
  • Liaise with internal clients to scrutinise project requirements
  • Prepare/submit tender packages including draft contracts
  • Negotiate and administrate suitable subcontract documents with subcontractors
  • Select and contract subcontractors to support the pipelay and heavy lift projects and ensure that the contracts comply with project requirements
  • Inform internal clients about selected third parties and give guidance as required
  • Manage and monitor contract administration
  • Review and evaluate the services performed by subcontractors

Your Professional Skills

  • BSc or MSc degree in Business Administration, Commercial Law or equivalent
  • NEVI 1/2 is considered an advantage or other training courses
  • Minimum of 5 years contracting or strategic procurement of third party services (subcontractors, port agents, helicopter companies, etc.), preferably in the offshore/marine industry
  • General technical knowledge of industry practices
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Able to create and maintain good working relationships with internal clients such as Department Heads, Unit Heads, administrative and operational employees
  • Good knowledge of the English and Dutch languages, both written and spoken
  • Results driven, common sense and hands-on mentality
  • Knowledge of ERP & MS Office systems/applications

What are the benefits

  • The opportunitie to develop your career in a challenging multinational high tech environment, as well as abroad 

  • Technical knowledge deepening through the diversity of projects 

  • The responsibility for complex solutions 

  • A competitive salary and bonus 

  • Overseas- and/or offshore allowances 

  • Salary Review annually per 1 January, in between and in case of promotion 

  • Good career opportunities due to the diversity of positions 


More information

For more information about this vacancy and our client, please contact Hans de Geus by phone (+31) 652 306 250 or e-mail degeus@lothar.nl

 

Buyer

About our Client

Our client is a well known company and member of a worldwide leader in complex offshore marine (engineering) projects. Within the oil & gas industry they are succesfull in the construction, installation and removal for the TOP10 companies

This is an innovative company for high tech design, engineering and operating for fulfilling these projects. They provide special self designed techniques and equipment

Your Mission

  • Liaise with internal clients to compile requirements for sourcing of materials and services
  • Review internal requisitions and check correctness (incl. all required back up correspondence)
  • Issue RFQ/RFPs and evaluate quotations
  • Negotiate bids and quotations
  • Place POs per companies standard (incl. the terms and conditions)
  • Expedite POs and ensure timely receipt of goods, documents and certificates in accordance with the (technical) specifications
  • Verify and approve invoices
  • Manage, monitor and process POA
  • Prepare bid evaluation sheets and executive summaries
  • Follow up and settle VOs, claims and/or disputes
  • Analyse the supplier market (structures, market shares, prices, technology, products etc.)
  • Enter into and manage frame agreements for the purchasing needs company-wide and secure compliance to these agreements
  • Attend supplier sites and industry related trade exhibitions as required

Your Professional Skills

  • MBO+ Technical
  • NEVI 1 or equivalent
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ purchasing experience in a similar environment (offshore, shipbuilding or petrochemical)
  • Fully conversant with modern procurement and purchasing methods and techniques
  • Results-driven, with a proven track record
  • Experience with an ERP system and Microsoft Office
  • Experience with IT and facility procurement is desirable
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Highly organised with a hands-on, no-nonsense mentality and an ability to work on own initiative
  • Good command of the English language, both written and spoken
  • Willingness to travel

What are the benefits

  • The opportunitie to develop your career in a challenging multinational high tech environment, as well as abroad 

  • Technical knowledge deepening through the diversity of projects 

  • The responsibility for complex solutions 

  • A competitive salary and bonus 

  • Overseas- and/or offshore allowances 

  • Salary Review annually per 1 January, in between and in case of promotion 

  • Good career opportunities due to the diversity of positions 


 

Senior Buyer

 

About our Client

Our client is a well known company and member of a worldwide leader in complex offshore marine (engineering) projects. Within the oil & gas industry they are succesfull in the construction, installation and removal for the TOP10 companies

This is an innovative company for high tech design, engineering and operating for fulfilling these projects. They provide special self designed techniques and equipment

Your Mission

  • Manage, monitor and process purchase order administration
  • Liaise with internal clients to compile requirements for sourcing of materials and services
  • Review internal requisitions and check correctness (incl. all required back up correspondence)
  • Issue RFQ/RFPs and evaluate quotations
  • Negotiate bids and quotations
  • Place POs per companies standard (incl. terms and conditions)
  • Expedite POs and ensure timely receipt of goods, documents and certificates in accordance with the (technical) specifications
  • Verify and approve invoices
  • Coach the (Junior) Buyers
  • Review on a regular basis terms and conditions and propose changes for incorporation in companies standard
  • Prepare bid evaluation sheets and executive summaries
  • Follow up and settle VOs, claims and/or disputes
  • Analyse the supplier market (structures, market shares, prices, technology, products etc.)
  • Prepare purchasing overviews for company strategic or economical level
  • Enter into and manage frame agreements for the purchasing needs company-wide and secure compliance to these agreements
  • Attend supplier sites and industry related trade exhibitions as required
  • Replacement of Unit Head during holidays/illness

Your Professional Skills

  • BSc degree in a technical education
  • NEVI 2 or equivalent
  • Minimum 10 years’ purchasing experience in a similar environment (offshore, shipbuilding or petrochemical)
  • Fully conversant with modern procurement and purchasing methods and techniques
  • Results-driven, with a proven track record
  • Experience with an ERP system (ORACLE) and Microsoft Office
  • Experience with IT and facility procurement is desirable
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Highly organised with a hands-on, no-nonsense mentality and an ability to work on own initiative
  • Good command of the English language, both written and spoken
  • Willingness to travel

What are the benefits

  • The opportunitie to develop your career in a challenging multinational high tech environment, as well as abroad
  • Technical knowledge deepening through the diversity of projects
  • The responsibility for complex solutions
  • A competitive salary and bonus
  • Overseas- and/or offshore allowances
  • Salary Review annually per 1 January, in between and in case of promotion
  • Good career opportunities due to the diversity of positions

 

Open Application

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Weekly our clients provide us with assignments for new vacancies and we also regularly seek candidates for positions that are not on the website for strategic reasons (embargo, discretion).
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