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  • Total
  • Antwerp & Port of Antwerp
  • Fixed-term, Full-time
Published on 17 days ago


Give your best to better energy and make the commitment with Total. With over 500-plus professions in 130 countries, we offer high safety and environmental standards, strong ethical values, an innovation culture and wide-ranging career development. Be part of the global team whose mission is already shared by 100,000 employees: to make energy better each and every day.

Job description

Within the Refining & Chemical Branch of TOTAL, Total Olefins Antwerp and its cracker represent a major part of the integrated complex of the group Total in Antwerp, together with the Total Antwerp Refinery and the polyethylene plant.

The Antwerp Platform is looking for a JUNIOR LEAD BUYER (M/F/X) .
If you are dynamic, interested in negotiations, launching & managing tenders and managing commercially associated contracts, this job can be yours!

Your Missions are: * You organise and control all process-based activities relating to a designated portfolio of contract including overall strategy review, pre-qualifications, tender list development, issue tenders, analysis of tenders, contract and commercial negotiations and the preparation of contractual documentation up to finalisation.
* You proactively work with relevant internal technical stakeholders to build and maintain relationships with contractors/suppliers and monitor their performance by participating in contract performance management activities.
* You actively contribute to the saving program by delivery of costs savings without compromising safety.
* You search and utilize, Market intelligence information, suppliers' qualifications.
* You analyse and have the knowledge of internal and external costs and cost structures. You develop Cost Models, target costs.
* You contribute to the process of continuous improvement, including participation in and promotion of Lean initiatives when required and adoption and sharing of best practice.


* You have a degree in Commercial Engineering. A first experience is a plus.
* You can collaborate cross-functionally with other departments in a dynamic business environment.
* You can challenge others in a constructive manner and negotiate with internal peers and other stakeholder representatives to influence decisions or ways of working.
* You are rigorous and stress resistant.
* You are fluent in both Dutch and English, French is a plus.


We offer:
- A contrat for one year.
- The possibility of taking part in projects of great scale and taking responsibilities in a group of world size, which applies the advanced technology.
* A continuing education. Competitive wages and a broad range of extra-legal advantages.
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    43 days left to apply



    • Master (University or Higher Education Long Type)
    • Dutch, English, French


    • Fixed-term
    • Full-time

    Apply before

    • 17 August

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