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Category Buyer

  • Aberdeen (Aberdeenshire)
  • Achats

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🔍Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

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Job Title:Category Buyer

Reporting lines and interactions

Functionally reports to:

Procurement Manager, UK Subsea Projects

Operationally reports to:

Project Manager(s)

Directly supervises:


Key interactions (internal):

Project Management Teams, Engineering Department, Win-It Team, Global Sourcing & Procurement Organization

Key interactions (external):


Job Scope

For a given category (or portfolio of categories), the Category Buyer shall:

-Execute ITTs, tender evaluations and recommendations for award for multiple projects

-Lead all commercial & contractual negotiations with suppliers ensuring that the business obtains best value

-Leverage the business requirements/volumes and our market/brand position to deliver cost reduction plans

-Coordinate with our other offices in the region to identify and leverage synergies

-Follow up on supplier performance and delivery and report back into the various project teams

-In collaboration with the Global Sourcing & Procurement Organisation:

oAnalyse the market (suppliers, technologies, etc…) and contribute to the development of procurement strategies that will enhance TechnipFMC's competitivity and project delivery

oBe able to provide expert advice and market intelligence to the business

oCollect and analyse short term and long term requirements; recommend solutions for securing best cost and capacity

oPropose and promote initiatives to improve the Category in terms of cost, process, supplier strategy, etc.

oBe at the forefront of commercial decisions for the Category, influencing & driving future business outcomes

-Be the main point of contact with key suppliers for the category on UK projects.

Typical background and experience

-Excellent knowledge of Procurement best practices and Category Management

-Experience of Spend Analytics, e-Sourcing and Contracts Management Systems

-Good planning, project management, time management and organisational skills alongside the ability to work under pressure and achieve deadlines

-Strong negotiation skills

-Ability to recognise and suggest new and /or better ways of working – continuous improvement

-Analytical skills, presentation skills

-Customer focused striving for excellent performance

-Ability to take initiative and influence others