Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Purchasing
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Doha, Qatar

Our international Oil field service client in Qatar is looking to hire a Senior Buyer to join the Procurement team.

As a Senior buyer your primary responsibilities will be effective management of supply chain activities for our clients Oil & Gas business.
Interact with stakeholders to monitor overall delivery performance in the relevant work area and work on any improvement/ action plans
·Ensure team complies with supply chain SOPs, contract compliance.
·Oversee spend in the relevant area and take actions to keep spend within agreed budget.
·Chair team meetings, address team operational challenges and provide solution or channelize to appropriate functions as necessary.
Prepare, conduct and follow-up on weekly meetings with the stakeholders
·Handle all types of urgent requisitions and orders for the relevant business unit and be responsible for logistics arrangement for all orders to be placed for the relevant business unit
Purchaser to comply to company instructions to Corporate Social Responsibility hereunder Responsible Procurement and fraud prevention programmes
·Ensure continuous vendor performance and participate in vendor visits, audits and workshops.
·Managing pre-qualification process, Coordinate and conduct technical and commercial tender evaluation

Person with minimum 7 to 10 yrs of relevant work experience
·Qualified in the relevant area of expertise
·Customer focus and service minded
·Preferred a broad knowledge on non- purchasing and logistics subjects
·Good understanding of international supply chain
·Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
·Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to communicate at all levels
·Multi-tasking, being comfortable handling numerous tasks within limited timeframes in a structured manner with eye for the detail level necessary
·Negotiation skills

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.