Newly Graduate procurement – be the key player of the entire sourcing process

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Newly Graduate procurement – be the key player of the entire sourcing process
EsbjergLocalProcurementRef.: MO-157642
Are you able to act as a business partner in recognizing stakeholder needs and requirements and moreover support these through sourcing of materials and services?
If yes, then this might be the job for you as we are looking for our Strategic Sourcing Manager in the Wells Strategic Sourcing Team.

Maersk Oil has been through a restructuring process to strengthen the business core and reflect the increased focus on the North Sea. The new structure has opened up a number of exciting career opportunities.
We Offer
Maersk Oil offers you a unique opportunity to join an international and multinational organization with over 30 different nationalities at the office in Esbjerg. Therefore, you will be able to engage, share knowledge, gain cultural intelligence and be part of a cross-collaborative synergistic team. This would be essential for you in relationship-building, negotiation and liaison with multiple internal / external stakeholders.

You will become a member of the Procurement & Supply Chain Management department (in Technical Excellence) - Wells Strategic Sourcing Team, where you will get the opportunity to work with procurement in a renowned corporation. The Wells Strategic Souring team is responsible for Maersk Oil’s end-to-end supply chain support and procurement of materials and services for wells and drilling services. The team also works closely with Maersk Oil’s Category Management team and peers in other Maersk Oil business units.

In this team, you will shape and develop a central role with great influence in tender strategies, management of the sourcing process with suppliers, carry out post award contract management activities and help the organisation create and add value in its management of the supply chain. Also, you will get to use your knowledge and experience by applying a range of techniques for analysis and adapting your presentational style to influence the target audience while building on your experience and competencies.
Key Responsibilities
You will have a key role in managing and conduct the tendering process in a commercially sound manner and in accordance with applicable procurement regulations, international procedures and guidelines.

Your other responsibilities and tasks;
• Identify and establish contacts with potential suppliers and investigate qualifications of the potential suppliers
• Prepare and issue ITT, RFP, RFQ, RFI as appropriate for the type of procurement
• Receive and analyze all bid responses for completeness and adhere to the RFP requirements
Who we are looking for
It is important you address the job with a strong understanding of the business and people. Naturally, you thrive in a highly independent and visible position in a free and dynamic working environment. Moreover, the position calls for a strong negotiator, and an analytical person in conducting evaluations of proposals from suppliers. Furthermore, excellent interpersonal and communicative skills are essential in combining a holistic business view with concrete tender strategies initiatives. We are looking for a strong team player with the ability to build relationships and work constructively with others to achieve business goals.

Your other qualifications include:
• Strong understanding of the sourcing/tender process
• It is an advantage to have an understanding of the wells / drilling services scopes
• Practical experience in leading cross-functional teams
• Efficient in time management
>Last application date: 20 December 2017.
For further information, please contact: HR Recruitment Partner, Bjorn Jepsen: +45 6012 2680.
Maersk Oil is an international oil and gas company with a 2016 entitlement production of 313,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. Our production comes from Denmark, the UK, Norway, Algeria, Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Kazakhstan, and the US Gulf of Mexico. Exploration or development activities are on-going in Angola, Kenya, Brazil and in the producing countries. Turning complex and challenging fields into commercial successes has been the cornerstone of Maersk Oil business since 1962. Maersk Oil focuses on pioneering technologies and harnessing talent to continue to operate safely and successfully, creating value for partners and host governments. For more information about Maersk Oil, please visit the website at