MEP Commercial Procurement Lead

Job Title: MEP Commercial Procurement Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Amsterdam, North Holland
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Accommodation, Flights, Living Allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 65920_1520526197
Contact Name: Joe Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2018 16:23

Job Description

MEP Commercial Procurement Lead


Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per annum + Accommodation, Flights, and Living Allowance

Rotation: Weekly. Fly home Friday afternoon.

Job Ref: JR65920

An opportunity to work client side for a large multinational technology company who are looking to hire an MEP Commercial Procurement Lead to work on a large new-build data centre project in Amsterdam. This is an excellent opportunity to join the client representative team and oversee all procurement on MEP for the Data Centre project.

The MEP Commercial Procurement Lead will be based in Amsterdam with weekly rotation available back to the UK should it be desired. Accommodation, flights, and a living allowance are all covered on top of your pay. Rotation to Amsterdam requires you to be at work on Monday morning and you are able to fly home on Friday afternoon.

What the job will involve:

The job of the MEP Commercial Procurement Lead will involve the following:

  • Oversee procurement for all MEP equipment and services the project i.e. plant equipment, UPS, Generators, Cabling etc.
  • Ensuring the client receives good value for money on all parts and services.
  • To support business objectives of delivering value for money in all circumstances
  • Ensure all contractors remain within budget for all proposed purchases

The Requirements:

The ideal MEP Commercial Procurement Lead:

  • A minimum of 8 years' experience working as a MEP Quantity Surveyor or Buyer with bias towards MEP / Building Services within UK construction
  • Preferably offer current or recent experience working on Data Centre projects, but experience working on pharmaceutical or heavy industrial projects will also be considered
  • Must be happy to be based in Amsterdam on weekly rotation
  • Demonstrable experience providing procurement advice and tender documentation along with feasibility and cost planning experience
  • Ideally PQS / Consultancy side experience although a contractor side MEP Commercial Procurement Lead with client facing experience and the ability to stakeholder manage will be considered.

To Apply:

To apply for the position of MEP Commercial Procurement Lead, or to find out what other opportunities we can offer in the data centre construction sector, please call Joe on 01189 522 240 or email a copy of your CV to

Joe on

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