Sr. Buyer

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Rio das Ostras, , Brazil

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Job description

Airswift recruits a SR BUYER to work withing one of our clients' facilities in Rio das Ostras, RJ.

  • Prospect industries and suppliers to meet the needs of the corporation, researching the potential solutions for the business (participation in fairs, benchmarking, etc);
  • Select the most appropriate suppliers, through the definition and analysis of objective criteria, to meet the needs of the business.
  • Negotiate the needs of procurement of goods and services, promoting bids, RFI-Request for Information, RFQ-Request for Quotation and RFP-Request for Proposal, to identify the best commercial technical proposals, negotiating the most appropriate solution;
  • Ensure adherence of internal suppliers and customers to supply criteria, making or using company policies, by closing supply contracts or purchase orders;
  • Contribute to the development of suppliers by monitoring performance indicators, aiming at continuous improvement of the supplier base and risk management;
  • Measure the relationship of internal customers with the supplier base, aiming at full supplier performance and risk mitigation;
  • Acting as knowledge trainer / multiplier, analyzing and implementing changes in work patterns, in order to establish new levels of process efficiency.


  • Must be Brazilian or have Brazilian Permanent work permission;
  • Experience in O&G companies;
  • Bachelor degree in Engineering, Administration or related;
  • Prior experience with SAP, Oracle or others;
  • Experience purchasing application materials (consumables, PPE (aka EPI) and others);
  • Previous experience in the related activities listed above;
  • Advanced English.