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Senior SCM Specialist

  • The Hague area
  • Permanent

For one of our clients in the Offshore Energy industry we are looking for a Senior SCM Specialist.

Our clients is a change maker and leader in the delivery of fixed offshore wind projects. Their offshore experience in the energy sector spans three decades, successfully completing over 30 projects and transferring offshore knowledge gained in the oil and gas industry to support the energy transition and offshore fixed wind market.

The candidate will have the opportunity to get involved in a wide range of roles and responsibilities, some of which are listed below. However this is not an exhaustive list as this is a highly varied role:

  • Develop and deliver Supply Chain Management plans, comprising of a significant number of large dollar work packages. Associated risk / opportunity management and manpower planning may be part of the role.
  • Working closely with all internal and external stakeholders to collect all information required to engage relevant supply lines efficiently and economically.
  • Define SCM strategy in co-operation with internal stakeholders and internal disciplines.
  • Direct negotiations with selected suppliers; always aiming to find the best deal for our client in a timely fashion.
  • Perform commercial analyses; normalise and evaluate bids received. Incorporate technical evaluations from disciplines like Engineering, Planning, QHSE, Contracts / Legal, etc.
  • Participate in internal gate review meetings
  • Finalise bid summaries and make recommendations to internal stakeholders.
  • Supplier relationship management: schedule meetings with regular suppliers to manage expectations and align business interests.
  • Initiate and participate in supplier performance evaluations and populate lessons learned reports.

Requirements

  • Degree qualified at Bachelor level or equivalent in a technical, commercial or legal discipline
  • Experience working in a project management role, ideally within the energy industry, with a strong involvement in SCM processes
  • A genuine communicator and negotiator, with the ability to converse in English in both written and spoken word at a very high level. Being proficient in other languages is a significant advantage.
  • An advanced user in Microsoft Office and SAP, ideally in Ariba
  • Have proven leadership skills and the ability to develop, motivate and collaborate effectively with teams and individuals across the business.

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