Statoil Senior Buyer for Mariner Operations in Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Senior Buyer for Mariner Operations


  • Job ID: 11292

  • Country: Great Britain

  • Location: Aberdeen

  • Company: Statoil Production (UK)

  • Contact Name: Equinor Recruitment Team

  • Workplace: Onshore

  • Discipline: Supply Chain Management

  • Education Preferred: Bachelor's Degree

  • Experience Preferred: Not Indicated

  • Closing Date: May 272018

Job Description

We’re Equinor, an international energy company with a proud history. Formerly Statoil, we are 20,000 committed colleagues developing oil, gas, wind and solar energy in more than 30 countries worldwide. We’re the largest operator in Norway, one of the world’s largest offshore operators, and a growing force in renewables. Driven by our Nordic urge to explore beyond the horizon, and our dedication to safety, equality and sustainability, we’re building a global business on our values and the energy needs of the future.

Technology, projects and drilling (TPD) is Equinor's business area responsible for research and technology, project development and execution, well delivery and procurement. Having the corporate responsibility for technology implementation and project development puts us in the middle of making Equinor a competitive company facing the low carbon society.

Job Description

Execute operational procurement tasks for the Equinor office in Aberdeen supporting Mariner

Operations onshore and offshore with spare parts purchasing and day to day requests

Create purchase orders and call off contracts in SAP/Sourcing Cockpit

Advise the internal team on operational procurement process and best practice

Establish and maintain a professional and productive relationship with internal stakeholders and suppliers

Plan procurement activities to enable best value to be gained

Organise procurement activities in compliance with Equinor procedures and systems

Consider improvements to the efficiency of the department through forward planning and use of initiative


Senior Buyer/Purchaser experience .

Supply chain understanding and experience .

SAP experience / superuser level.

Digitalisation – Automation experience .

Relevant experience may compensate for formal qualifications.

Personal Qualities

Strong sense of integrity and impeccable ethics are both mandatory.

A commercial mind and good numerical skills.

The ability to work independently.

The ability to work flexibly and to undertake a variety of tasks is important.

Good interpersonal skills are vital.

Ability to live by our safety and security expectations.

We Offer

We offer competitive salaries, a general bonus scheme, good pension and insurance schemes and a comprehensive welfare package. Equinor wants to ensure diversity in terms of gender, age and culture.

General Information

Our values are to be courageous, open, collaborative and caring. We believe in these qualities, which are essential for building an even stronger Equinor. If you can identify with them, you could be the one to strengthen our team. Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process.

All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law and increase security.

Please note that this is a local position on local terms and conditions