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Senior Purchasing Officer
Ref No.: 17-00056
Location: Muscat, Oman OM

Client Profile
Our client is a well-reputed general contracting construction organisation and we are recruiting an experienced Senior Purchasing Officer to join their MEP construction contracting division in Muscat, Oman.

Sourcing, negotiation and procurement of materials, items and services from approved local and overseas suppliers and vendors at the most cost effective prices and delivery times.
Evaluate vendor quotations to ensure that all technical and commercial specifications are met.
Complete purchase orders, shipment and delivery notes and follow up and
In charge of daily operational purchasing needs such as planning, issuing and following up on Purchase Orders delivery and shipment schedules and process invoices to Finance for payment and obtain approvals internally and with clients as required.
Ensure all vendor and client contractual terms & conditions are met.
Track orders and communicate any shortages and delayed availability and deliveries to the Project Manager.
Maintain an updated suppliers and vendors' ERP database.

Essential Skills & Experience Required
Minimum 5 years' experience in mechanical engineering, architectural or construction purchasing and procurement in Oman with 10 – 15 years' procurement experience in engineering organisations.
Proficient use of MS Office including Excel and ERP systems.
Able to communicate effectively with clients, vendors and suppliers.
Strong commercial, financial and negotiation skills.

Bachelor's Degree
Diploma education as a minimum

Candidate Profile
Aged between 35 – 40 years.
Fluent in English and Hindi – must be able to read, write and speak fluent English.
Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
Indian male currently living in Oman or the Gulf region and willing to relocate to Oman.