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Marine Buyer

Location: DAGENHAM, ESSEX Salary: 35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 1
Posted: 10 months ago Reference: 3057054
Reed Procurement and Supply Chain are working exclusively with a large maritime services providers based in the Essex area.

Our client is experiencing exciting times and growth and due to securing a new contract, have a new opportunity for a Marine Buyer to join their team.

Reporting to the Operations Supervisor the key part of this role is managing the supply and provisions of technical products for the vessels allocated and under your control ensuring all goods are in lined with agreed budgets and costs.

This is a vital role within the business and will see the successful person responsible for:

Purchasing all technical stores and products for the vessels

Monitoring all supplier performance and select suppliers based on best value and service.

Being the sole point of contact for any requirements from Captains, Chief Engineers or clients

Overseeing the entire cycle and delivery of products by liaising with captains, port agents, suppliers and vessel owners to manage spending costs and eliminate any unnecessary costs.

Working with vessels to ensure all fixed budgets are meet

Follow up on all orders and deliveries to ensure high level of client service at all times and eliminate/ reduce any problems.

We are looking to hear from candidates that.....

Have previous knowledge and experience gained within a technical/ marine buying role and have a general understanding of marine technical products.

Candidates who have come ashore or previously sailed as a Chief or Second Engineer would be at a significant advantage.

Excellent communication skills both oral and written are a key requirement for this role.

Please note that candidates will periodically have to travel to Europe and the Far East for this role so you must be willing and flexible to travel.

This role is a urgent need within the business, with interviews taking place over the next 2 weeks. If you would like to find out more information please contact- Charlotte- for more information, attaching your updated CV.

Please note all applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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