• Title
    Buyer
    Requisition ID
    2018-26770
    Work Location
    US-TX-Bay City
    Department / Discipline
    Procurement / Supply Chain
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    We are currently sourcing a Buyer to join our team in Bay City.

     

    3-10 years experience in a buyer or procurement roll

     

    The successful candidate will be required to have experience with SAP.

     

    Minimum of 3 years previous experience of working within Procurement preferably within the Oil & Gas Petrochemical plant

    Be able to work under pressure and to deadlines

    • Follows company’s established sourcing process to obtain materials/services
    • Expedites delivery of materials and services
    • Delivers measurable costs savings/reductions to contribute to corporate goals. 
    • Executes assignments as given by Director – North America Procurement or Commodity Manager
    • Oversees local warehouse operations to ensure proper stocking levels are set and reorder process is operating correctly.

    Skills / Qualifications

    Candidates must be commercially aware, with effective negotiating and coordinating skills

    Possess good written and verbal communication skills

    Be able to work as part of team as well as individually when required

    Strong negociation skills

    strong problem solving skills

     

    This position will report directly to the client site manager

     

    At this time, we will only consider applications from US citizens or those with the required permit/VISA for this region, in place.

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

    www.woodplc.com

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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