Plant Procurement Officer

Plant Procurement Officers report to the Engineering Manager and is responsible for preparation and contract management of major equipment contracts, equipment purchase orders (PO), as well as sub contract preparation and management on projects.

Personal requirements of a Plant Procurement Officer may include:

  • Ability to problem solve
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Good maths
  • Good computer skills
  • Basic knowledge of contract law

Plant Procurement Officers may complete the following tasks:

  • Manage the bidding process
  • Manage the negotiation process
  • Execute purchase orders and contracts
  • Follow-up purchase orders and contracts
  • establishing safety as a top priority
  • Coordinate the construction team with the engineering, procurement and logistic teams to optimise project planning and execution
  • Gear work methods towards optimising human resources, team member synergies and knowledge management between both project

This job requires a business degree or similar qualifications plus on-the-job experience.