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BBBH40897
Negotiable
Surrey

Our Client an International EPC are looking for a Product Sourcing Manager to join them on a Permanent basis in their offices in Surrey. The role will be offered with a negotiable salary and attractive benefits package.

Job Overview;

As Product Sourcing Manager you'll collaborate with the Lead Product Sourcing Manager on several projects

Job Purpose:

  • Help to handle cost competitiveness through capital cost reduction and reduction of execution hours, as well as understand the Product Line's technical requirements and commercial implications of product line and category strategies.
  • Develop & actively lead Product Procurement Strategies for Product Lines, including supplier qualification portfolio and planning for strategic product development.
  • Participate in bid proposal kick-off meetings, review, and procurement estimating strategy meetings for all proposals for the assigned products, including Early Development Work and proposals for global projects and their respective new technologies.
  • Work closely with Category Sourcing Managers (CSM) based globally to ensure that the needs of the Product Line are aligned to the respective supporting category strategies.
  • Ensure that the plan for supplier qualification supports the product line competitiveness objectives on an ongoing basis. This will include the qualification of vendors for new technologies or new geographies

Job requirements:

  • BSc in Supply Chain, Engineering, or Business or qualified by experience.
  • Involvement in the strategic development of products or equipment categories, delivering results in a timely manner with commercial competence.
  • Experience in influencing, communication, and facilitative skills, including cross-cultures and geographies.
  • Strong understanding of technical, business, and commercial concepts / macro-economic factors.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experienced in supplier negotiation

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.


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Negotiable
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Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

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Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

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About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

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Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.