Vacancy: Technical Procurement Officer, FML Ship Management, Nicosia, Cyprus


FML Ship Management Limited in Cyprus is hiring.

Job Position Summary

  • The Technical Officer is responsible for processing, documenting, and communicating the requisitions put in by the assigned vessels, adhering to policies and SOP’s set by the shared services.


The Purchaser/Buyer performs day to day purchasing related activities to ensure safe and timely delivery of requisitions ordered by the vessel with due consideration to the criticality of the item.

  • Responds to the requisitions raised by vessels in company’s purchase module which is Oracle Supply Chain.
  • Communicates with Category leads regarding prices and deliveries.
  • Achieves the goal of cost efficient, safe & timely operations of vessels in accordance with company policy & procedures.
  • Deals with category leads for supply of requested items of required on board.
  • Carefully takes care of the purchase flow to ensure the desired result which includes processing requisitions
  • Daily coordination with vessels to ensure prompt information & immediately address queries and/or complaints
  • Continuously improve service quality and productivity levels. Proactively share best practices across the teams
  • Coordinates with vessel, agents and local ship chandlers for the smooth delivery of orders
  • Resolves issues regarding supply as raised directly by the vessel
  • Provides feedback to Captain and Superintendent regarding local ship chandler for budget control
  • Process invoices for payment

Daily Tasks

  • Check & analyze requisitions based on the requirement of stakeholders.
  • Comply with available frame agreements prices pre-selected by the vessel
  • Issue the Purchase Order (PO) with all the required details (i.e. ETB, agent details) once approved (To be confirmed)
  • Ensure that supplier issues Order confirmation
  • Follow up on the delivery two days before of ETB

Job Requirements

  • Degree holder of any faculty with minimum 1 – 3 years of relevant work experience in procurement, preferably ship management industry
  • Diploma of any faculty with 3-6 years relevant work experience in procurement, preferably ship management industry
  • IT literate for working with advanced procurement systems
  • Good interpersonal & stakeholder management skills with ability to communicate at all levels
  • High stress level, being comfortable handling numerous tasks within limited timeframes in a structured manner with eye for the detail
  • Strong-minded with robust personality

Work Location: Nicosia, Cyprus

TO APPLY for this job opportunity, send your CV (in English please) to 

At the email subject section you must include Job Code: FML06/21 Please note that due to the high volumes of applications received only shortlisted applicants will be responded to.

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