US Houston: Sourcing Lead- Sr. Sourcing Lead

Date: Jul 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.


Under broad direction, leads, facilitates and executes end-to-end strategic sourcing activities for multiple stakeholders, Manufacturing facilities, Categories, and/or field operations, through a combination of tactical and strategic sourcing initiatives particular to the needs and environment in which these activities occur.

Drives excellence to further Halliburton’s strategic sourcing processes focused on the following elements of Project Execution: Opportunity and Stakeholder Requirements Assessment (Business Case, Project Scope/Charter, RACI Charts, etc.), Spend and Market Analysis Execution (using internal dashboards, ERP Data and external Market Intelligence sources), Strategy Development (Supply Chain Optimization, Process Improvements, Supplier Strategic Relationship Development, etc.)  and Execution (RFX, Direct Negotiations, e-Auction, etc.) . 

Develop and propose supply chain project recommendations, supports implementation including change management and future state supply chain setup.


Role-Specific Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities for this Job

  • Excellent planning, organizational and interpersonal skills, with focus on ability to prioritize activities & manage stakeholder expectations
  • Capable of learning quickly and adapting to different project / team environments involving various levels of ambiguity
  • Critical thinking, analytical skills (strong Excel basics) and business acumen needed to identify problem-solving opportunities
  • Ability to develop analysts identify patterns, trends and opportunities while analyzing data;
  • Excellent verbal, written and communication skills (including using tools such as PowerPoint)
  • Negotiation with suppliers to create and add value


Min. Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required (or recognized equivalent).
  • 3+ years related experience required with a degree  


Preferred Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in STEM or Business
  • Masters' Degree
  • Manufacturing Sourcing and Environment experience
  • SAP Expertise


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 Sourcing Lead through Sr. Sourcing Lead.


Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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


Job Details

Requisition Number: 75338  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Support Services 
Product Service Line: Supply Chain Mgmt  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position: 


Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: ERP, Supply, SAP, Change Management, Supply Chain, Technology, Operations, Management