Procurement Engineer

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Paris, Île-de-France, France

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**Procurement Engineer**

My client, a global Oil & Gas Operator, are looking for a Procurement Engineer to join them in their La Defense office in Paris.

Types of goods or services covered: shop goods - bakery, coffee tobacco, car care products and wash terminals.

Start Date: ASAP

Location: La Defense

Duration: 6 Months (end of June)

Rate: Negotiable

Job Tasks

  • Preparation for purchasing management (Ensure the market watch is in conjunction with the Cost Analysis Department, SMR and Market Intelligence.
  • Procurement management (accompany and lead the steps of the purchasing process in accordance with internal rules and procedures.)
  • Research and pre-select suppliers with stakeholders according to risks (legal, financial, HSE, compliance etc.)
  • Monitor and improve the performance of purchases (ensure good communication and application of contracts, manage the portfolio of contracts by ensuring, in particular, the respect of the deadlines.
  • Ensure that entities follow vendors and specifiers on outsourcing, security, quality and environment, social responsibility.
  • Propose possible changes and improvements to standard contracts managed by the Legal Department Purchasing.

Technical Requirements

  • BAC + 5 (Engineer, Business School or equivalent).
  • Extensive experience in the field of purchasing.
  • Must speak English and French.
  • Legal and financial knowledge, computer skills (SAP, e-Sourcing, Excel, Word, Access).
  • Good interpersonal and negotiation skills, versatility, ethics, rigour and probity, sense of confidentiality.
  • Working directly on the premesis of the company in Paris with some traveling in Europe is required.