Purchasing Officer - Engineering


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About Us

Sealord is a global seafood enterprise with a world-wide fishing, processing and sales and marketing network. Sealord retains its home base in New Zealand and has led the seafood industry in the careful and sustainable management of fish and seafood resources.

Sealord's global net spans seven continents and we deliver $500 million worth of seafood to people in more than 60 countries each year. We employ around 1,100 people throughout New Zealand and more than 200 people around the world.

Reporting to the Procurement Manager, the business critical role of Purchasing Officer - Engineering has become vacant and will complete a close knit and high performing team.

Key aspects of this role include the following:
  • Provide purchasing services on behalf of the Nelson based sites, factories and fishing operations
  • Administer electronic purchasing systems
  • Realise opportunities to minimise costs and maximise value.

Who we are looking for

A Nelson based permanent role, applicants should possess the following:
  • Proven ability to quickly assimilate new information and situations, ideally within a purchasing environment
  • A high degree of computer literacy
  • A team based work ethic, high levels of professionalism, and a people focus
  • Have an eye for detail, take pride in their work, and have a willingness to take responsibility for delivering outcomes
  • An understanding of Health and Safety principles.

What we are offering

Our people are the key to making us a successful New Zealand company operating in a global seafood market. At Sealord we invest in our employees with ongoing training and career development as well as succession planning and promotion from within. Along with receiving a competitive base salary, you will enjoy the benefits of working for a globally recognized company.

Sealord promote a drug free workplace and pre-employment drug screening will apply to all safety sensitive roles.

Applications close Friday, 27 January 2017 at 5pm.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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Company Info
Sealord Group ltd PO Box 11, Nelson

Phone: DDI 03 545 9501 Kerry
Web Site: http://www.sealord.com/

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