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Offshore Procurement Manager Asia-Pacific (TW)

RWE Renewables Taiwan Ltd., Taipei, Taiwan (TW) 

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Procurement; Renewables 


Your role


RWE Renewables Offshore has an ambition to significantly grow its presence in new markets and the Asia-Pacific region has been identified as a key target market for offshore growth. Therefore RWE Renewables is persuing offshore project opportunities in Taiwan and Japan, so it is expected that further projects in Asia-Pacific will be identified in the months ahead. Procurement plays a key role in the early development phase of offshore projects by placing contracts for site feasibility studies and also establishing a local supply chain/localisation strategy in support of the project bid/auction strategy. The role of Procurement Manager Offshore Asia-Pacific (TW) will serve as the first point of contact for all emerging procurement demands in the region – both transactional and strategic. The position holder will be based in Taipei (TW), but also be part of a wider offshore procurement team, based in Europe.


Your future plans


  • Management of all emerging procurement/supply chain activities up to Project FID – primarily focused on the Asia-Pacific region
  • Manage a demand plan, identifying all upcoming procurement support requirements during the DEVEX phase of offshore projects in Asia-Pacific
  • Procure all goods and services associated with the DEVEX phase of offshore projects in Asia-Pacific
  • Create procurement strategies relating to Asia-Pacific offshore projects in development phase
  • Work closely with local project teams, develop and deploy new-market entry strategies for localisations, but also identification & development of the domestic supply chain, including Tier 1 and 2 suppliers


Your profile 


  • Experienced in supplier sourcing & selection in Asia Pacific region
  • Experienced in the strategic assessment and appointment of suppliers for complex construction projects
  • An understanding of the offshore wind supplier market
  • An understanding of contracting strategies for complex construction projects, and the valuation and apportionment of associated risks.
  • Educated to degree level, or equivalent
  • Spoken and written fluency in Mandarin Chinese and English


Promoting diversity (40x40) special offers for parents & children (40x40) flexible working times (40x40) company pension scheme (40x40) health services (40x40) company sports (40x40) shareholding (40x40) staff events (40x40) training/human resources development (40x40) career promotion (40x40) support of extra-occupational studies (40x40) attractive remuneration (40x40) accessibility (40x40) employee discounts (40x40) social commitment (40x40) International exchange (40x40) Graduate programme (40x40) good transport connection (40x40)



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Any questions? Christopher Kretschmann (Recruiting), Mail: christopher.kretschmann.extern@rwe.com

We look forward to meeting you!


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we invest heavily in the expansion of our renewables´ capacities. Our broad portfolio includes flexible, conventional energies and helps us provide clean, reliable and affordable electricity. 120 years of experience in the energy world and our four operative segments – renewable energies, lignite and nuclear power, European electricity generation from gas, coal, hydropower and biomass as well as global energy trading – are the foundation for the innovations of tomorrow. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE Technology International GmbH is a global leader for technical consultation services in the energy sector. We help organisations shape their mining, thermal generation, renewable energies and plant operation activities more efficiently. We provide solutions along the project value chain that are tailored to the needs of our clients – from planning and construction to operation and dismantling of industrial energy plants. In doing so, we contribute to clean, reliable and affordable electricity – and a sustainable life.


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