Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry.
The Company operates in more than 80 countries and has a network of 620 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs more than 24,000 people.
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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 Turkey
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