Senior Buyer or Project Procurement Lead – Lysaker


Work Location: Lysaker
Duration: ASAP – 30 September 2022


  • Responsible for inquiries, bid clarification process, tender evaluation and selection of subcontractors
  • Good understanding of project procurement cost drivers, and ability to explain and give advice for decision making
  • Source and pre-qualify new suppliers for new types on project needs in accordance with Supplier Quality policy
  • Negotiation and follow-up of the procurement activities with the subcontractors
  • Writing subcontracts and be on top of the technical, commercial and contractual scope
  • Subcontract administration, including reporting, invoice management, schedule- scope and cost change management, certificate handling and close-out formalization
  • Keeping POs updated at all times in ERP-system
  • Ensuring that all goods and services required are in place for vessel offshore operations
  • Liase with category procurement. The position can be asked to assist on performing sourcing and category work


Must have:

  • Minimum 4 years higher education within relevant areas like engineering, contracts, procurement, logistics or economics. Master’s Degree is preferred. Work experience can compensate for lack of education.
  • Minimum 4 years’ relevant experience in e.g. Supply Chain, SURF projects, contracts, engineering or economics
  • Good verbal and written English
  • Ability to cope with stress and high workload
  • Flexibility
  • Commercial mindset and proven negotiation skills. Always seek the optimal solution
  • Self-driven, good at analyzing a task, and planning required sub-tasks
  • Ability to take initiative and at execute in accordance with plan
  • Excellent communication and team player skills

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge within subsea branch project procurement and subcontract management
  • Knowledge of the Norwegian language
  • Knowledge on Category and Project procurement in large complex company organizations
  • Good interpersonal skills, ability to cooperate across disciplines to create synergies across projects and benefit your own project


Dovre Group is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from anyone meeting the requirements for this position.


For more information about the position above or working for Dovre Group, please contact:

Anne Siqveland
Key Account Manager



Job ID: #25895