Procurement Manager

Imagine a future where you build and lead a procurement team, ensuring best-in-class sourcing processes and strategies

 

Join us in this role where you, as procurement manager for our Ireland and UK Onshore business,  ensure that equipment is procured that meet internal technical, financial, and schedule targets. You’ll also manage supplier relationships and manage contract sourcing aspects of the procurement life cycle.

 

Welcome to Procurement
You’ll be part of Procurement where you’ll develop and lead our procurement team. In collaboration with your vibrant, ambitious, and engaged colleagues centred around of Cork Office, but within a broad team around Ireland, the UK and Europe, you’ll expand our portfolio.

You’ll play an important role in:

  • ensuring compliance with the utility directives, EU procurement legislation, and national legislation in the areas where we’re active
  • establishing and executing sourcing processes and strategies that ensure the best available technology in a timely fashion and with the lowest possible TCO
  • supporting the procurement process from early market dialogue through to sourcing, negotiation execution, and contract management with the project teams
  • building and maintaining relationships with key suppliers, as well as forming close cooperation with internal stakeholders across the wider onshore and offshore business.

 

To succeed in the role, you:

  • are a skilled sourcing specialist, able to work under tight deadlines on multiple projects and are able to proactively plan and execute them with the project teams
  • have an engaging and collaborative approach to communication and your work
  • bring a commercial way of thinking to procurement
  • possess the ability to develop a technical understanding of what you are tendering for, namely solar, wind, and energy storage technologies and their Balance of Plant contracts, with support from the category managers for those technologies.

Join a global leader in renewable energy
Ørsted is a growing, green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.

 

Shape the future with us
Send your application to us no later than 26th August 2022. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we have found the right candidate.

 

Please don’t hesitate to contact TJ Hunter, Senior Director, on TJHUN@orsted.com if you’d like to know more about the position.

 

If you need to request any adjustments to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process we're happy to discuss alternative arrangements.

 

Please note that you’re expected to do some travelling in relation to your work, between Ireland and the UK.

 

Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country. We have the right to take down the job advert if we find a suitable candidate

Procurement Manager

Application deadline:  26th August 2022
Location: 

Cork, IE, T12 A2XD

Field of work:  Finance and controlling
Employment type:  Permanent
Work hours:  35

What we offer

  • Very high employee satisfaction and motivation.
  • Continuous learning and development for all employees.
  • An innovative environment that encourages diverse perspectives.
  • Purpose-driven, innovative environment