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Capital Projects Procurement Buyer


Mumbai, IN, 400076

Req ID:  84499
Facility:  Mumbai-470
Department:  Procurement Mumbai India
Division:  Operational Excellence and HSE


Basic Function

The Capital Project Procurement Buyer is responsible for supporting Global Projects Procurement / Contracts Manager for all aspects of Procurement of materials / services for assigned capital projects in the range of $20MM - $300MM Total Installed Cost (TIC).  

Roles & Responsibilities

Pre Award phase:

  • Maintain Vendor / Contractor database

  • Maintain master SOI / RFI template and results

  • Vendor Registration

  • Support the Confidentiality Agreement execution process between LYB and vendors.


  • Facilitate Ariba RFP process
  • Ability to handle multiple capital sourcing events at the same time.
  • Liaison to vendor data management to ensure proper SAP setup


  • SAP PO creation / Amendment  including prime contract and “shadow PO’s” for EPCm managed purchase orders
  • Administer required documents.
  • Ensure Compliance with LYB's processes during award of PO with support of Procurement / Contract Manager

Post Award

  • Register of bank guarantees and bonds. Inform Contract Manager / Procurement Manager on expiration of documents.
  • Invoice validation support
  • Change order document filing
  • Support PO Closeout
  • Support during audit activities

Min. Qualifications



Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering / Supply Chain / Law / Business Administration degree required.


Work Experience

  • 2 to 6 years of Contracts and Procurement experience within an Owner or EPC organization or a mix of EPC/Owner organizations with a bachelor’s degree or 5 to 10 years experience without bachelor’s degree

Experience of working in Refining and/or Chemical industry is preferred

Preferred Qualifications

Other skills


  • SAP
  • Ariba / other E-sourcing tools
  • MS Office (High proficiency)
  • Demonstrated experience in procurement of Material / Services for large capital projects
  • Experience in best cost country sourcing
  • Good communication and reporting skills
  • Good commercial skills to obtain best value for LYB


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