Within the Refining & Chemical Branch of TOTAL, Total Olefins Antwerp and its cracker represent a major part of the integrated complex of the group Total in Antwerp, together with the Total Antwerp Refinery and the polyethylene plant.
The Antwerp Platform is looking for a JUNIOR LEAD BUYER (M / F / X) .
If you are dynamic, interested in negotiations, launching & managing tenders and managing commercially associated contracts, this job can be yours!
Your Missions are :
You organise and control all process-based activities relating to a designated portfolio of contract including overall strategy review, pre-qualifications, tender list development, issue tenders, analysis of tenders, contract and commercial negotiations and the preparation of contractual documentation up to finalisation.
You proactively work with relevant internal technical stakeholders to build and maintain relationships with contractors / suppliers and monitor their performance by participating in contract performance management activities.
You actively contribute to the saving program by delivery of costs savings without compromising safety.
You search and utilize, Market intelligence information, suppliers' qualifications.
You analyse and have the knowledge of internal and external costs and cost structures. You develop Cost Models, target costs.
You contribute to the process of continuous improvement, including participation in and promotion of Lean initiatives when required and adoption and sharing of best practice.
You have a degree in Commercial Engineering. A first experience is a plus.
You can collaborate cross-functionally with other departments in a dynamic business environment.
You can challenge others in a constructive manner and negotiate with internal peers and other stakeholder representatives to influence decisions or ways of working.
You are rigorous and stress resistant.
You are fluent in both Dutch and English, French is a plus.