Marine Purchaser – (Glasgow)

Marine Purchaser – Permanent – Glasgow – Excellent salary & benefits

This is a rare opportunity to join an exciting, global, fast-paced, and highly respected company, a leading employer in the Maritime Industry based in Glasgow

This role would suite an experienced Marine Purchaser looking for a permanent opportunity in the Maritime Industry within a leading global Ship Management Company that will support your career development

Responsibilities include:

  • Working closely with the Superintendents to undertake an efficient purchasing function.
  • Prioritise and organise daily purchasing requirements.
  • Source, process and delivery of spare parts, stores, provisions, chart publication updates and service requisitions for all vessels.
  • Send daily emails from office to vessels to update them on all relevant information.
  • Responsible for following purchasing procedures.
  • Ensure completed Port Activity is sent to vessels 48 hours prior to arriving at Port and received 48 hours after vessel is sailing.
  • Daily liaison with agents and suppliers worldwide.
  • Work closely with freight forwarder to ensure freight schedules are on track.
  • Ensure all paperwork for supplies is accurate.
  • Double check costs meet agreed quotes.

Experience Required:

  • 1-2 years desirable in similar role, preferably in Maritime Industry
  • The ability to prioritise tasks and to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • An enthusiastic approach, with excellent analytical and communication skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office packages.
  • Outstanding problem-solving capabilities.
  • Target-driven and highly motivated, able to work under pressure.
  • Solutions focused approach and mindset.
  • Team-working and agile approach to work environment.

This role is office based in Glasgow so you must live within a commutable distance . You must also have the right to work in the UK to be considered.

There is a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits package on offer

To apply, please contact Tom Settle on 02392 322359 or send your CV to

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