Company: Shell
Skills: Project Management, Supply Chain Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Job Description

The Lubricants Supply Chain Projects Manager leads significant supply chain projects and process improvement activities within the Shell Lubricants business in North America.

This role sits on the North American Planning Leadership team. In addition to delivering on agreed commitments this role is also used as a developmental position. This developmental experience is aimed at enabling the successful candidate to obtain a broad range of Lubes Supply Chain experience and exposure, and following successful completion the successful candidate would rotate into a more specialized team leader role, usually within a 9-18 month period.

The type and nature of the projects will be specifically suited to match current business needs plus the successful candidate's strengths, competencies, and development opportunities. Throughout the multiple phases of a project, the Project Manager will be responsible and held accountable for delivery against key milestones. Specific responsibilities include:
  • Develop overall project Terms of Reference, plan and timeline
  • Establish stakeholder mapping and communication structure
  • Perform risk management reviews and hazard identification sessions
  • Ensure cost are developed and tracked as necessary
  • Coordinate progress communications
  • Anticipate/mitigate roadblocks
  • Elevate issues, as appropriate, to ensure project success while balancing competing projects priorities

Company Description

Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with over 90,000 employees in more than 70 countries and territories. In the US, we have operated for over a century and are a major oil and gas producer onshore and in the Gulf of Mexico, a recognized innovator in exploration and production technology, and a leading manufacturer and marketer of fuels, natural gas and petrochemicals. We deliver energy responsibly; operate safely with respect to our neighbours and work to minimize our environmental impact. We are in search of remarkable people who will thrive in a diverse and inclusive work environment to deliver exciting projects locally and globally. People who are passionate about exploring new frontiers. Innovators and pioneers. People with the drive to help shape our future. Because remarkable people achieve remarkable things.


  • Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer
  • Must have a Bachelor's degree in Business, Economics, Engineering or other related degree
  • Minimum five (5) years Supply Chain experience
  • Must be able to work with MS of office products and have general IT skills
  • Proven Project Management and Coordination Experience
  • GSAP experience is an advantage
  • Process and detail oriented
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Experience in working cross culturally and virtually a plus
  • Robust Communication and Stakeholder Management Skills


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