Feb 13, 2020

Procurement Specialist

  • Weatherford
  • Ankara, Turkey
Full Time Contractor Procurement Procurement & Construction Procurement Specialist

Job Description


Candidate responsibilities will entail the strategic elements of the Procure to Pay (P2P) process including the following key areas:
Sourcing of materials, products and services to support operations
  • Supplier selection
  • Tendering
  • Supplier negotiations
Implementation of critical contracts and contract lifecycle management Supplier performance management including management of critical supplier audits
  • Create purchase orders in ERP systems and manage orders expediting
  • Identify cost savings opportunities via strategic spend analysis and market evaluation
  • Comply and execute global and regional category management strategies in accordance with company policies and procedures
  • Negotiate agreements for procurement of goods and services not covered under category management
  • Issue request for quotations (RFQ) and organize competitive biddings from various suppliers to obtain best quality, delivery and price for goods and services
  • Collaborate closely with internal stakeholders including our business units (Product Lines) to obtain their input on purchasing needs and review supplier tenders
  • Analyse purchase spend data and vendor scorecard results to identify savings opportunities and improve processes; provide information to management and stakeholders through systematic report
  • Facilitate transfer of best practices and continuous improvement practices within Romania
  • Collaborate to implement HSE KPI's
  • Candidate contributes to quality of service, cost containment, efficiency, and profitability of operations


Completion of a graduate degree at University or Higher Business Education level in a related field e.g. Business Administration, Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering or similar disciplines
  • Minimum of 4 years of relevant working experience in purchasing, including a robust track record for P2P achievements and supplier sourcing negotiations
  • Advanced Procurement / Supply Chain certification preferred
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about purchasing and have excellent communication skills
  • Strong negotiator and know how to deal effectively with national and international suppliers
  • Result and people oriented - effective in working with colleagues and suppliers in and outside the company
  • Business fluent in speaking and writing English. Other European languages are an advantage.
  • Affinity with technical working environment and will need to get some understanding of the products and services of the relevant Product Service Lines
  • Analytical skills and understands Financial Fundamentals and Concepts
  • Project Management and Influencing skills
  • Understanding of Business Controls Policies, Processes and Procedures
  • Computer literate and self-sufficient working on computer. Experienced user of MS Office programs and ERP systems (JDE Procurement modules preferred)
  • Demonstrate ability to work effectively with only little or remote supervision
  • Have no-nonsense attitude and effective hands on problem solving skills
  • Previous work experience in O&G segment is preferred



Posted Date

Feb 13, 2020