Company: NES Global Talent
Skills: HR - General, Student / Recent Grad
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Port Arthur, 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.
     


Title: Title: SCM Specialist or Supply Chain Specialist


Purpose
Our Client is looking for a candidate to contribute to the achievement of global procurement value improvement targets for Manufacturing and ensure that the maximum benefit is derived from the strategic procurement of Manufacturing spend.

-Graduates Welcomed 
 
Key Responsibilities
  • Participates in, and leads as needed, planning processes to identify upcoming needs. Communicates with internal stakeholders regarding their needs and solicit feedback and participation.
  • Develops sourcing and contracting strategies as required, given project or service requirements (e.g. lump sum, T & M), and chooses contracting vehicles appropriate to situation.
  • Qualifies or pre-qualifies contractors to assurance capabilities in areas such as safety and health, financial well-being (e.g. bonding capability), labor and equipment rates, employment/resource levels, licenses, reference checks and background check policy implementation. Develops approved contractors lists, maintain sub-contractor lists, and work with end users in scope development as appropriate.
  • Negotiates key commercial terms and conditions. Analyzes RFQ packages and labor rates. Develops awareness of associated risks with key stakeholders.
  • Liaises with Legal and Risk Management staffs as required to ensure contractual terms and conditions are acceptable and serve to minimize risk.
  • Monitors contractor performance. Utilizes existing systems to manage contracts and related information.
  • Tracks and documents scope of work changes. Communicates with contractors as focal point for ongoing issue resolution, including warranty issues.
 
Principal Accountability
 
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur in developing category strategies and contracts within the site and cluster.
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur by soliciting RFI's, RFP's, market analysis, counter estimates and negotiating agreements.
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur by developing and maintaining required (management) reports, spend analysis and reporting value improvements.
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur in registering and amending contracts in SAP, Ariba and other electronic tools.
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur by communicating with vendors and (internal) customers.
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur by obtaining information required by the Category Managers.
 
 
 
Requirements
  • College degree preferred (Bachelor's degree Supply Chain Management, Business, or related field
  • Business Acumen and Results oriented
  • Customer Focus / Stakeholder Engagement
  • Team player
  • Experienced with SAP, Ariba, Word, Excel and
  • SAP preferred
  • Excel - moderate level experience



Purpose

  • Our Client is looking for a candidate to contribute to the achievement of global procurement value improvement targets for Manufacturing and ensure that the maximum benefit is derived from the strategic procurement of Manufacturing spend.
  • Graduates Welcomed 
 

Key Responsibilities

  • Participates in, and leads as needed, planning processes to identify upcoming needs. Communicates with internal stakeholders regarding their needs and solicit feedback and participation.
  • Develops sourcing and contracting strategies as required, given project or service requirements (e.g. lump sum, T & M), and chooses contracting vehicles appropriate to situation.
  • Qualifies or pre-qualifies contractors to assurance capabilities in areas such as safety and health, financial well-being (e.g. bonding capability), labor and equipment rates, employment/resource levels, licenses, reference checks and background check policy implementation. Develops approved contractors lists, maintain sub-contractor lists, and work with end users in scope development as appropriate.
  • Negotiates key commercial terms and conditions. Analyzes RFQ packages and labor rates. Develops awareness of associated risks with key stakeholders.
  • Liaises with Legal and Risk Management staffs as required to ensure contractual terms and conditions are acceptable and serve to minimize risk.
  • Monitors contractor performance. Utilizes existing systems to manage contracts and related information.
  • Tracks and documents scope of work changes. Communicates with contractors as focal point for ongoing issue resolution, including warranty issues.
 

Principal Accountability

 

  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur in developing category strategies and contracts within the site and cluster.
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur by soliciting RFI's, RFP's, market analysis, counter estimates and negotiating agreements.
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur by developing and maintaining required (management) reports, spend analysis and reporting value improvements.
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur in registering and amending contracts in SAP, Ariba and other electronic tools.
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur by communicating with vendors and (internal) customers.
  • Supports the SCM Manager - Port Arthur by obtaining information required by the Category Managers.
Requirements

  • College degree preferred (Bachelor's degree Supply Chain Management, Business, or related field
  • Business Acumen and Results oriented
  • Customer Focus / Stakeholder Engagement
  • Team player
  • Experienced with SAP, Ariba, Word, Excel and
  • SAP preferred
  • Excel - moderate level experience


Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.