Phase 2 Procurement Specialist / Buyer


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Perth

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor
  • Closing date: Wednesday, March 29, 2023

About this role: Phase 2 Procurement Specialist / Buyer

On behalf of our client, one of the world’s great energy production corporations, we are looking for a Procurement Specialist/Buyer.

This role will be responsible for the wide range of procurement activities for Ichthys Phase 2c projects under the supervision of Phase 2 Contracts Manager.

  • Manage the RFQ and tender evaluation process
  • Place purchase orders (POs) for materials and equipment on time
  • Interact with internal SMEs including package engineers, quality and material management
  • Expedite delivery of ordered materials and equipment
  • Manage changes and lead communications/negotiations with contractors/vendors
  • Manage necessary approval process and achieve cost savings through the contract management process
  • Conduct all activities in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with company policies and procedures, ensuring the welfare of personnel and protection of assets and environment
  • Monitor vendor performance and maintain positive vendor relationships
  • Ensure market trend investigation and benchmark activity within the industry is efficiently performed
  • Provide procurement advice to colleagues within the team as well as relevant non-Contracts & Procurement personnel

What you need to bring:

  • 5+ years of experience in procurement, preferably in Oil & Gas business
  • Thorough understanding of sourcing and procurement processes
  • Strong capability in cost and time-effective sourcing to procure goods from competitive suppliers
  • Robust experience in contract formulation activities, inventory and materials management, supply systems, and processes
  • Superior SAP skills (MM module – minimum 5 years) and an awareness of functions of the AP and PM Modules
  • Excellent communication/negotiation skills
  • Excellent written skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent communications with internal and external stakeholders is required


  • 12 months contract
  • Perth based
  • Flexible work arrangement
  • Phase 2 - Ichthys Project

Anything Else?

Anything Else?

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 120 offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Yamila Cabral is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use this number:

Account manager

Yamila Cabral
Brunel Energy Australia Perth