We are looking for an experienced Category Buyer

Mexico City 1 February 2023 Oil & Gas

Short description

We are looking for an experienced Category Buyer who would like to join in! This is an excellent opportunity to continue to build a great career, by generating experience in a international oil company.

Function description

As a Category Buyer, you will be performing the following activities:

  • Buying of drilling equipment, drilling machinery and other machines used in the oil and gas exploration;
  • Being involved in transportation, processing or storage of the product concerned;
  • Purchasing petroleum products like gasoline, diesel, lubricants, oil, etc.;
  • Understand partners organization structure to identify key players during the decision making process;
  • Align procurement strategy of the project to Company's technical / commercial recommendations and objectives;
  • Develop a strong relationship and trust with his/her counterparts to be able to influence/guide procurement process and alignment on Procurement strategies and Award Recommendation.

What do we offer you?

  • Competitive salary;
  • Solid job opportunity based in Mexico City;
  • A great chance to continue building your career in a leading Oil and Gas company;
  • Permanent employment opportunity.


In addition to having experience in this area, we have the following requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Supply Chain management, logistics, or business administration;
  • At least 5 years of experience within the Oil and Gas sector;
  • 2 years of experience working in an Offshore development project;
  • Understanding of procurement activities for offshore development projects (FPSO, platforms, pipelines, etc.);
  • Knowledge of EPC contracts for offshore environments;
  • Basic knowledge of the Mexican Supplier Market for offshore EPC projects;
  • Negotiation and communication skills;
  • Advanced level of English.

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