Procurement Engineer


Procurement Engineer

Doha, Qatar

Our client, a leading oilfield equipment manufacturer is looking for a procurement engineer to be responsible for planning, organizing and directing the purchase activity & procurement process.

Roles and Responsibilities

The procurement engineer will manage the selection of approved vendors to ensure optimum quality with defined engineering requirements, at the best negotiated price, available at the right time to meet business deadlines
The engineer will contribute in defining and developing the procurement strategy and manage the implementation, to optimise sourcing & outsourcing based on business & organizational needs.
The engineer will be responsible for building procurement templates for purchase transactions, manage improvements to the cost of procurement and purchase time. You will also manage business performance through careful monitoring to visualize functioning of processes.
Monitor Warranty Claims and replenishment QC rejects from the vendor.
Ensure that cost and purchase prices are maintained in the ERP system. Obtain the appropriate approval for the changes in standard cost of the Items. Develop accurate records on Business Partners in ERP and maintain update purchase product information.
Responsible for monitoring the process of identification & locating potential vendor, approval & vendor development. Maintenance of adequate supply sources to increase competition, align purchase volume to capacity of vendor, and reduce risk associated with single source.
Ensure efficient and effective vendor approval & vendor performance system are in-place and performance are evaluated and results are communicated to vendor. Monitor targeted improvement of vendor performance and capabilities.
Maintain excellent procurement systems and have/ demonstrate strong negotiation skills.
Establish group and individual accountabilities throughout the procurement department for workload distribution, problem solving and cost reduction, both on a permanent and ad-hoc basis.
Report on Weekly & Monthly procurement activities, expenditures analysis and other relevant issues.
Continually improve safety records by addressing both physical safety issues and employee safety attitudes.

If this sounds like the kind of procurement role for you, please don't hesitate to apply now.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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