Overview \/ Responsibilities\nWood is looking for Senior Procurement Specialist to support one of our client projects, this role is to be based in Dubai, with occasional trips to Iraq.\n\nUndertake Procurement of \u0093Long Lead\u0094 items including ITB, Evaluation, Purchase Order and Post Order Management\nSupport all on-going project Procurement activities as required\nReport to Procurement Manager and assist with any other tasks as required\nLiaise with client appointed Freight Forwarder\nProduce Expediting Status Reports\nPrioritise Purchase Orders that require Expediting\nContact vendors to establish the status of a Purchase Order\nContinually provide projects with feedback on the current delivery status of a Purchase Order\nPerform site visits when required\nNotify project personnel of any potential \u0093slippages\u0094 to the agreed schedule\nNegotiate improved delivery \/ recovery plans when required\nUpdate the Procurement System with revised delivery dates when required\nSkills \/ Qualifications\nMinimum of 8-10 years experience in procurement on large EPC projects in the oil and gas industries\nPrevious Middle East experience is esential\nPrevious Maximo, SAP and Oracle experience is required\nCompany Overview\nWood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world\u0092s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com\nDiversity Statement\nWe are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.\n\nApply Online\nRefer this job to a friend\nJoin the Talent Community\nInterested in working for Wood? Take the first step today by joining our talent community. By joining the community, your chances of matching to the right role are increased, as our recruiters search the community daily to match open positions with member profiles.\n\nIf you can\u0092t see the perfect role advertised online, the talent community is the best way to keep up to date with job opportunities and events relevant to you.