Company: Schlumberger
Skills: Purchasing
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

  • Permanent employment
  • Gold Tier Private Health Cover
  • Comprehensive Life, TPD & Income Protection Insurances
  • Wellness Benefits
  • Employment Assistance Program
  • Discounted Stock Purchase Program
  • Attractive compensation package

Positions available in Brisbane, QLD

Contract: Permanent

Schlumberger is looking for a Procurement Specialist. We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team, the position is in Brisbane based (no relocation offered).

This role will implement sourcing plans and tactics to effectively manage the sourcing activities related to their assigned portfolio to maximize supplier performance (cost, quality, lead time), support the business plan in the GeoUnit and responsible for managing a group of local suppliers and is the key contact for the assigned suppliers.

  • Implement sourcing plans with the goal of assuring specified quality, meeting required delivery times
  • Conduct requests for information, quotation, information, proposal (RFI/Q/P) and bidding processes, minimizing risk and maximizing value in terms of quality, delivery and cost
  • Evaluate current and prospective suppliers through supplier reviews, site visits and audits, in coordination with Supplier Quality teams, to assure supply capabilities, on-time delivery, quality and service
  • Negotiate prices and terms with suppliers to meet specified quality, delivery and cost objectives
  • Execute contract negotiation and development in coordination with Sourcing Manager and Contract Specialists
  • Prepare and lead regular management reviews, using scorecards with main performance indicators, strategic positioning evaluation, three-year business perspectives, and strategic product and market developments
  • Be responsible for new contract implementation with suppliers
  • Review the contract utilization and take corrective action when needed
  • Prepare and execute a Supplier Development Plan
  • Lead the supplier risk assessment and ensure regular updates
  • Lead the resolution of supplier queries and conflicts
  • Communicate the supplier's strategy and key events of the supplier relationship to the Category, Sourcing and Supplier Quality teams. Report deviations from plan and take corrective action

  • Must reside in Brisbane, Queensland (no relocation offered)
  • Have the full right to live and work in Australia
  • No travel restrictions and open to relocation in Australia based on company's requirement
  • Degree qualifications in Purchasing & Supply, Logistics, Materials Management
  • Minimum 2 years experience in either consulting, logistics, transport, procurement or sourcing
  • Strong analytics capability
  • A thorough understanding of Ariba/SAP, Microsoft products and procurement best practices
  • Working knowledge of sourcing strategy selection and process
  • Experienced with building stakeholder relationships
  • Have sound safety appreciation, time management and competent computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint
  • Available to start soon


Please apply via this advertisement and upload detailed resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and work experience.

Only successful applicants that meet the above criteria will be contacted.

Schlumberger is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.

We are committed to providing employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.