If you already have experience in engineering-procurement-construction-commissioning projects, but non from nuclear this is a great opportunity to gain some!

Let us take you to Finland, the country rewarded best on life quality and happiest people in 2021 to gain experience on a new-build nuclear power plant on its last stages of commissioning before the hand-over.

Role description

Within the Supply Chain Project Department, as Buyer, you will be responsible for placing orders of goods and services to reach Project objectives in terms of quality, time schedule and cost.

Leading contracts negotiation with suppliers and conducting the bidding process will be part of the tasks, as well identifying potential new suppliers, locally and internationally: you will be analyzing prices, propose alternatives and leading suppliers selection.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

besides already mentioned, but not limited to:

  • Analyze purchasing needs and evolutions of needs specifications
  • Coordinate interfaces with other departments (eg. engineering, construction, commissioning, project control, quality)
  • Analyze the offer conformity with the requirements and the expected Project performance
  • Report on purchasing performance, time schedule and progress and on the activity in general

Essential skills

Your experience in purchasing is gained in engineering-procurement-construction-commissioning projects and you have some engineering background.

You are skilled in negotiation and have some contractual knowledge (writing; negotiation…).

You are fluent in speaking English and completely proficient in writing in English (able to write a contract in English)


Please apply by submitting your CV before Monday the 19th of July due to a tight deadline on the application process.

More info: m.kantola@thomas-thor.com

Thomas Thor Associates is a consulting and recruitment organisation providing services to the global nuclear sector. We represent nuclear industry experts and provide nuclear jobs to our clients for either freelance contract assignments or permanent staff positions.