Full-Time

Director of Supply Chain

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WhiteWater Midstream

WhiteWater Midstream

51-200 employees

Infrastructure development and investment

Energy

Senior

Austin, TX, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, Supply Chain Management, or related field; MBA or relevant advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 8-10 years of progressive experience in procurement, with at least 2 years in a leadership role within the oil and gas industry.
  • Proven track record of successfully implementing strategic procurement initiatives and driving cost savings.
  • Strong negotiation skills and experience managing supplier relationships, with a deep understanding of procurement best practices and market trends.
  • Excellent analytical abilities, with the ability to interpret data, identify insights, and make informed decisions to optimize the supply chain.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate cross-functionally and influence stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities, including the ability to inspire and motivate a diverse team to achieve shared goals and objectives.
Responsibilities
  • Develop and implement procurement strategies aligned with the company's overall objectives, ensuring cost-effectiveness, reliability, and sustainability of the supply chain.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with key suppliers, negotiating favorable terms and agreements to ensure high-quality products/services at competitive prices.
  • Oversee the negotiation, drafting, and management of contracts with suppliers, ensuring compliance with legal and regulatory requirements while mitigating risks to the company.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and cost reduction within the supply chain, implementing best practices to enhance efficiency and streamline procurement processes.
  • Lead, mentor, and develop a high-performing procurement team, providing guidance, training, and support to drive professional growth and ensure departmental success.
  • Proactively assess and mitigate risks related to procurement activities, including supply chain disruptions, geopolitical factors, and market volatility, to safeguard business continuity.
  • Ensure adherence to ethical standards, corporate policies, and regulatory requirements in all procurement activities, fostering a culture of integrity and transparency within the department.
  • Develop and manage the procurement budget, tracking expenditures, identifying variances, and implementing cost-saving initiatives to optimize resource allocation.

WhiteWater specializes in greenfield development projects, leveraging infrastructure technologies to drive initiatives, with an investment of around $3 billion since 2016.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

14%

1 year growth

28%

2 year growth

149%