Company: Schlumberger
Skills: Purchasing
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Florence, Kentucky, 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.

Authorized to work in: US

Schlumberger has an opening in Florence, Kentucky for a Procurement Specialist. The Procurement Specialist is the point of contact for the Procurement services towards the Center for the assigned product line needs.


The candidate may work on any of the following:

  • Acts as the day to day first point of contact for the Procurement team in E&M Center for all non-standard procurement requests, to include leading and communicating information, issues and initiatives etc.
  • Provides support and training to requesters on procurement process and systems
  • Manages return of products to vendors
  • Supports Procurement team locally in Expediting where direct local supplier contact is critically required or in case of issue (Logistics, Quality, NCRs, etc )
  • Collaborates with Center teams to support and improve compliance to procurement process channels as per the Procurement policy and SOP at the site.
  • Maintains the communication matrix between the SLB E&M Center and suppliers and will act as a point of contact for escalation
  • Communicates with Center management on a regular basis on the performance levels of the P2P Metrics (OTD, Past Dues, PO Acknowledgment, Root cause of supplier delays etc.)
  • Liaises with Procurement Leader on preparation of Procurement service level reports and feedback on improvement suggestions
  • Drives continuous improvement projects
  • Ensures compliance with Procurement Processes and SLB CLM Procedures.
  • Prepares Power Point Slides for Procurement Metrics for Quarterly and Annual Supplier Quality and Business reviews.
  • Participates in SQ investigations


Qualifications & Experience




  • Minimum 5-year experience in Procurement or related functional expertise (Planning, Operations Procurement, etc)
  • Bachelor degree in Supply Chain or Business Administration (or comparable degree) or equivalent work experience
  • Understanding of procurement & sourcing systems, SAP, Oracle, or other ERPs.
  • Basic knowledge of local supplier landscape
  • Good leadership skills
  • Basic technical business knowledge to be capable of managing local supplier interactions and quotes
  • Negotiation skills
  • Able to analyze and solve problems.
  • Passion for customer service
  • Effective at cross-functional teamwork
  • Ability to interact and manage several internal customers
  • Ability to juggle and prioritize numerous requests simultaneously
  • Discretion when dealing with confidential information or controlled technology
  • Candidates must be able to legally work and reside in the US, without sponsorship


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, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

Schlumberger is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor - priority referral Protected Veterans requested.



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