Purchasing Executive (Shipyard)

Based in Tuas and reporting to the Senior Purchasing Executive, you will be an integral member of the procurement team.

Your key responsibilities shall include:

  • Ensuring the prompt and accurate processing of purchase requisitions through the best means possible, while meeting delivery and budgetary targets.
  • Regularly reviewing, refreshing and managing the shipyard’s vendors and subcontractors to ensure that deliverables are being met at all times.
  • Pro-actively seeking out non-conventional supply chains and new providers of equipment, material and services.
  • Ensure that the company’s policies and SOP’s are complied with at all times.
  • Supporting the Commercial Department’s cost estimation and project planning processes.

Basic Requirements

  • Utmost integrity and honesty.
  • Minimum five years’ experience in a similar capacity in the marine and offshore industry.
  • Degree or Diploma in an engineering or relevant technical discipline.
  • Working knowledge in SAP preferred.
  • Good leadership and negotiation skills.
  • Effective communicator in written and spoken English.
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficient in relevant Microsoft Office programs, including Microsoft Project.


  • 5.5 days work week
  • Company transport provided
  • Morning trip from Boon Lay / Lakeside MRT
  • Evening trip to Boon Lay / Lakeside MRT

Your remuneration will commensurate with your experience and qualification.
Your career advancement will depend on your attitude and contributions.

Interested applicants please send your detailed resume to

    Penguin Shipyard International

    18 Tuas Basin Link
    Singapore 638784
      Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
      Thank you for your interest.

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