Category Specialist IIl

Negotiable
02 May 2018

JOB DESCRIPTION

Description:

Participates in and may lead the development and execution of sourcing initiatives. Develop and execute sourcing strategies in alignment with applicable market sector and commodity strategies.
The role includes understanding the local business objectives and desired outcomes, engaging internal customers, understanding options and risks associated with supply chain activities, building supplier relationships in order to achieve superior supplier performance, negotiating commercial terms to deliver best value solutions, and the measurement/reporting of the value delivered.


Accountable for:

  • Working with the relevant market sector and commodity managers to implement sourcing processes to ensure delivery of business plans and market sector/commodity strategies;
  • The development of sourcing strategies in alignment with applicable market sector / commodity strategies and specific business objectives (both local and global);
  • Understands business requirements for third party goods and services;
  • Developing and maintaining knowledge of relevant supply market places;
  • Manages supplier relationships, engagement and involvement;
  • Leading the full sourcing process which includes development of scope, supplier selection, commercial negotiation, and contract execution;
  • Provides on-going contract cost management and risk assessment;
  • Championing and supporting the deployment of the appropriate purchase to pay solution;
  • Ensuring the common processes are implemented, used and continually improved;
  • Coaching less experienced staff;
  • Participating in company networks, sharing information, best practices and lessons learned;
  • Interfacing where relevant with the Indirect Procurement Operations Centre;
  • Effective utilization of IP Procurement Operations Center to deliver sourcing activities;
  • Work closely with Service Delivery Leads and Service Delivery Coordinators to assure sourcing delivery to the business stakeholders.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

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