Occidental Petroleum Sr Advisor Commercial Strategy in Houston, Texas
Title: Sr Advisor Commercial Strategy Location: United States-Texas-Houston Other Locations:
Occidental Petroleum Corporation is an international oil and gas exploration and production company with a subsidiary (OxyChem) that is a major North American chemical manufacturer.
As one of the largest oil and gas companies in the U.S., we continually strive to be one of the best in the business. Our greatest asset has been, and will continue to be, our people.
Occidental is looking for an experienced and motivated individual to fill the position of Commercial Strategy Specialist in Houston, TX for our Oil & Gas division. This person will be responsible for managing all phases of our contracting process for project based Engineering and/or EPC work in our facilities organizations
Manage all phases of Engineering Project/EPC contracting process including the following:
obtain from proponent scope of work,
Supplier (bidder) evaluation and qualification.
work with proponent to develop the most effective contracting strategy,
establishing contract KPIs,
review and offer advise/identify issues during evaluation of proposals
Approval and awarding
Contract life performance and spending follow up
Build strong supplier relationships for Engineering and EPC service contracts
Other Projects as assigned
Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Industrial Distribution, Business, Engineering, or Science
10 years of industry experience in Oil & Gas operator or Service companies (up/mid/downstream), preferably in Supply Chain, Operations and or Facilities & Construction in the areas of procurement and contracts. Experience developing and initiating contracts
Thorough knowledge & experience in contracts management, Design/Engineering Project management, sourcing of up/midstream surface facility design and engineering services, EPC, Change Order dispute
Good knowledge in legal affairs related to supply & service contracts
Strong knowledge of ERP systems, Oracle (preferred) SAP, MS Office applications
Solid understanding of Facilities Engineering and Construction operations.
Understanding of total cost of ownership and its application to operations.
Able to work well with others both within and across functional boundaries interfacing with multiple disciplines.
Strong communication skills and be able to communicate thoughts in a clear, concise, coherent manner.
Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities
Occidental is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Individual with Disability/Veteran Status