Company: Wood
Skills: Supply Chain Management
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Reading, United Kingdom


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood has an opportunity for a Project Supply Chain Manager (contract) to join the team and oversee procurement and subcontracts activities within project task forces, and the co - ordination of those activities with those of other departments and / or task force groups

This role is primarily based in Reading and may suit an experienced Supply Chain Manager or an energetic individual looking to take their next step upwards in their career

Work scope:
  • Will manage procurement workload, where ever that is based (e.g. in Reading or a workshare office)
  • Manage specific project activities within the Supply Chain Department that are not specifically located to the task force
  • Monitor and report progress of procurement and subcontracts activities on the project
  • Develop and manage procurement workload to realize the company's and client's objectives to completion of the project, fostering teamwork and high levels of performance
  • Responsible for the Supply Chain activities on the project, within man - hour and cost budgets


Skills / Qualifications

  • Experience working within the Petrochemical and / or Onshore Oil & Gas industry
  • Ideally degree qualified
  • Previous experience of working with Aramco preferred
  • Must have experience of working on Pre - FEED / FEED projects
  • Ability to compile project procurement execution strategies
  • Prior experience with direct roles in one or more of purchasing, inspection, expediting, shipping, material control and construction contracts
  • Proven track record demonstrating that you have interfaced and presented to the senior levels of your organization within or outside the Supply Chain / Procurement Department and to international clients
  • Sensitivity to cultural differences in your teams and with Clients
  • Ability to interface with clients, customers and suppliers at management and director level
  • Ability to lead negotiations with suppliers and contractors
  • Demonstrated positive 'can do' attitude and be able to analyse problems and present viable and workable solutions


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.