Junior Purchasing Officer

Full Time
  • Post Date: September 18, 2021
  • Apply Before: September 18, 2025
Job Description

Our client, a successful and well-known Ship Management and Ship Owner group of companies based in Limassol is curently expanding and looking to recruit a Procurement officer.

Job Responsibilities

  • Render procurement services to the fleet team in which the procurement officer is embedded. Close cooperation with the superintendents.
  • Process the procurement requisitions from the vessels, taking into account the procurement policy of the company and the advices from superintendents.
  • Continuously strive to optimise the procurement processes in order to come to the best price/quality ratio of goods/services purchased.
  • Thereby contributing to the annual vessel budget and reduce the administrative costs involved in ordering the goods/services.
  • Close cooperation with the logistics team to ensure shipment of spares, stores and consumable in timely manner
  • Manage the shipment of ship mails
  • Within the given authority levels, check and approve invoices and settle claims/ disputes with suppliers.
  • Rate suppliers basis price / performance criteria
  • Support of Reporting for Third Party Owners
  • Other tasks may be given as deemed necessary by the superior

Job Requirements

  • Sound understanding of procurement and logistics processes.
  • The procurement officer should have gathered working experience at a ship managing company or at one of the company’s current suppliers.
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Confidence when dealing with people often in difficult circumstances
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications. Experience in using PMS software solutions.

Benefits

  • 13th Salary
  • One of the larges provident fund packages in Cyprus
  • Medical scheme for family
  • Internal and external training opportunities

How to Apply

If interested and you match all the requirements, please send your CV to antria.s@work-channel.com, including the title of the position in the subject line

Please note that due to the high volume of applications received, only successful candidates will be contacted