Purchasing Officer

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On behalf of our client, a well-established company within the Maritime Sector, GRS, are seeking to recruit a Purchasing Officer to be based in Limassol. If you have the necessary skills and experience, then GRS are looking forward to receiving your CV for this Limassol based Purchasing Officer role.
  • Ensure all items are delivered cost-effectively and within the agreed deadlines.
  • Submit final quotations, received from suppliers, to the assigned vessel superintendent for approval.
  • Review vessel requisitions.
  • Evaluate prices of individual items and collaborate with suppliers.
  • Keep forwarders, agents, and the Master updated on consignment movements.
  • Keep vessels informed about the status of deliveries.
  • Prepare supplier comparison reports, benchmark suppliers, and record supplier performances.
  • Enter estimated costs into the company purchasing system.
  • Forward requisitions to approved suppliers for proposals and quotations.
  • Place confirmed orders with suppliers.
  • Report to the Fleet Supervisor.
  • At least 2 years of previous experience in purchasing, in the same industry, is required.
  • fluent in English and Greek, both written and spoken.
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, or a related field would be an advantage.
  • Strong knowledge of procurement processes, contract negotiation, and supplier management.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Proficient in using procurement software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Attention to detail and ability to work with numerical data.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate with cross-functional teams. 
  • competitive remuneration package
  • 13 salaries
  • Povident fund
  • Very friendly and approachable management
  • Friday until 16:00

Due to the high volume of applications, we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.

To apply for this position, please email your CV to Charalambos Iasonos, charalambos@grsrecruitment.com quoting the above job reference or call +357 25 342 720 for further information.

Job Summary
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    31 May 2024
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  • 7675
  • charalambos@grsrecruitment.com