Senior Project Buyer - EPC - Biogas upgrading

Milano e provincia Permanente

Aggiornato il 09/05/2023

  • Multinational Company - EPC - Biogas upgrading - CO2 recovery
  • Sourcing and procurement - technical commodities


Our client is a multinational company specialized in EPC services within the energy and industrial market.

Job Description

Reporting to the sourcing leader, the senior project buyer will have the following responsibilities:

  • Be the Sourcing focal point in the multidisciplinary project team.
  • Collaborate to define project material requirements with the team and scout/benchmark with local vendors.
  • Assign the project requirements to pre-selected suppliers based on the strategy per each commodity.
  • Validate material costs for the project and capture them accurately in the project budget, starting from the sales phase.
  • Ensure ordering project specific materials in compliance with the validity of the offers and with the supplier lead-time for production.
  • Negotiate project specific materials to maximize supplier's performance (quality-delivery-cost).
  • Collaborate with operational team to ensure and support the POC sales walk and approve purchase orders.
  • Keep track of supplier deliveries to ensure project specific materials come according to plan and proactively communicate/manage discrepancies to the delivery plan.
  • Keep track of material cost variances and escalate them to the project leader through the appropriate process (change request, etc.).
  • Take care of the relevant reporting on Sourcing and specific project's KPIs.
  • Work accordingly to quality requirement as per Company Quality Management System.

Competenze ed esperienza

The successful candidate will have the following characteristics:

  • Relevant Bachelor's Degree, Sourcing/Project Management certifications a plus.
  • Strong influencer and determined negotiator, with proactive attitude and structured vision.
  • Self-organized, pragmatic, able to deal with cross-cultural environments.
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant working experience, preferably in a technical environment (EPC, multinational companies with matrix organizational structure).
  • Basic knowledge of Lean manufacturing within the Supply Chain and in relation with Procurement.
  • Good verbal and written communication in English and Italian; any additional European language will be a plus.
  • Availability for business travel (25% of time, mainly in Italy and North of Europe).

Completa l'offerta

Great career opportunity in fast growing environment.

Applicable smart-working policy.


Matteo Bernasconi
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Procurement & Supply Chain
Industrial / Manufacturing
Luogo di lavoro
Milano e provincia
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