Siemens Careers

Senior Purchaser

Kongsberg, Norway
SCM-Procurement / Supply Chain Logistics

English (UK)

Job Description

Dresser-Rand, A Siemens Business is one of the largest global suppliers of custom-engineered rotating equipment solutions for long-life, critical applications in the oil, gas, chemical, petrochemical, process, power, military, and other industries worldwide. 

Kongsberg Norway is home to Dresser-Rand worldwide center of excellence for gas turbines and mechanical driven gas turbine packages. With a gas turbine power range from 1 to 55 MW Dresser-Rand AS supports the oil and gas industry on offshore and land based installations around the world.



  • Ensure that negotiations and procurement are carried out professionally with regard to commercial, legal and ethical aspects and in accordance with company instructions, rules and regulations
  • Collect relevant product knowledge of the Supplier market and act as local point between Suppliers and Engineering with regard to both products and services
  • Request and evaluate quotations
  • Negotiate with suppliers and place orders in accordance with current instructions
  • Ensure optimal procurement by market scanning
  • Support sales in the bidding phase
  • Carry out contract negotiating for optimizing purchase contracts
  • Follow-up purchase orders to ensure that delivery takes place as agreed
  • Deal with rejected and non-conforming components according to instructions
  • Build supplier relationship and work with supplier development

  • Higher technical education, preferably with additional education in finance or purchasing / logistics
  • Preferably 5 years of purchasing experience
  • Proactive and resourceful
  • Well structured and result-oriented
  • Good communication and collaboration capabilities
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Fluent in Norwegian and English, written and oral

Manager is 
Svein-Ole GrøterudSCM & ECC Manager 
+47 93241467  

Job ID: 84681

Organization: Power and Gas

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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