* Support the Category Lead with strategy development across the Professional Services categories, in line with Team Lead and CPO direction.
* Liaise with business stakeholders for Professional Services requirements.
Professional Services Specific
* Overseeing and managing the Life Support contract.
* Participating or leading the full sourcing process which includes development of scope, supplier selection, commercial negotiation, risk mitigation and contract execution, ensuring the appropriate business involvement at all stages of the process.
* Shaping contractual terms and conditions, involving Legal when required, employing best practice in contracting methods to manage risk and maximise value.
* Identifying opportunities and realising value through effective use of strategic cost management tools (eg "should cost" analysis).
* Undertaking due diligence in mitigating all external supply risk from supplier selection through to contract execution.
* Development & presentation of papers to Committees (e.g. Contracts Review Committee - CRC)
Essential experience and job requirements
* Experience in professional services procurement categories
* Strong Procurement experience (e.g. sourcing and contract management)
* Strong facilitation & stakeholder engagement skills
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