US Houston: Procurement Contracts Specialist

Date: May 15, 2019

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

 

 

This position is with the Contracts Center of Excellence and is responsible for supplier contracting activities for strategic category managed suppliers as well as various projects to support global contracting processes.  The Sr. Procurement Contract Specialist role will work with a diverse team of stakeholders including but not limited to category managers, sourcing managers, business development, operations teams, legal department, tax department, international trade compliance, and procurement departments throughout the company.  In addition, to contracting activities this role will act as a supplier contracting subject matter expert and perform training for the organization from time to time.  This role may also lead in the development of less experienced Procurement Contract Specialists within the Contracts Center of Excellence team.

 

A successful candidate will have in-depth knowledge of commercial contracts clauses, contract negotiation (T&C's), RF(x) preparation, cost modeling; will have analytical skills in financial, market, and index reviews; and advanced negotiation acumen.

 

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Ensure alignment of CCOE to Category Management strategy.
  • Identify vendors that require contracts and prioritize.
  • Draft commercial language and negotiate contracts.
  • Analyze supplier data and information for contract negotiations.
  • Provide Category Management with options during contract negotiations.
  • Provide regular updates of contract status to management.
  • Provide procurement contracts subject matter expert support/guidance to global supply chain organization.
  • Lead Procurement Contracts Training courses.
  • Participate or Lead various projects around global contracting processes.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Completion of an undergraduate degree in an applicable discipline required.
  • 3 years of related work experience. 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MBA.
  • 5 years of work experience in contract drafting and negotiations.
  • Oil and Gas service industry experience.
  • Experience in Supply Chain.
  • Proficient in SAP ERP system, Business Warehouse, supply chain software applications.
  • Experience working the Purchase-To-Pay processes.
  • Experience leading teams.
  • Proficient in CLM systems and Microsoft Office applications.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and identify creative solutions to complex problems.
  • Ability to develop actionable results, gaining cross functional support, and implement successfully.
  • Excellent presentation, verbal and written communications skills.
  • Strategic mindset, with critical reasoning and qualitative analysis experience.
  • Ability to both work independently and as a member of teams.

 

Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs.  Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available, including Procurement Contracts Specialist Sr.

 

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Location

3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States

 

Job Details

Requisition Number: 70067  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Support Services 
Product Service Line: Supply Chain Mgmt  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.


Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Procurement, Warehouse, ERP, Business Development, Supply, Operations, Manufacturing, Technology, Sales