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Project Procurement Lead

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WhiteWater Midstream

WhiteWater Midstream

51-200 employees

Infrastructure development and investment

Energy

Senior

Denver, CO, USA

Category
Procurement & Sourcing
Operations & Logistics
Required Skills
Market Research
Communications
Management
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in supply chain management, business administration, engineering, or a related field is preferred but not required.
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Proven procurement experience in the oil and gas industry is required.
  • Strong knowledge of procurement processes and best practices.
  • Strong leadership, negotiation, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities and the ability to effectively manage and motivate a team.
  • Analytical mindset with the ability to analyze complex data and make informed decisions.
  • Proficiency in using procurement software and systems. Experience with NetSuite is a plus.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Familiarity with contract management and legal aspects related to procurement.
  • Familiarity with risk management and mitigation strategies.
  • Proactive and results-oriented with a strong focus on continuous improvement.
Responsibilities
  • Lead the procurement efforts for large-scale pipeline and facility projects, ensuring timely and cost-effective acquisition of high-value goods, materials, and services required for project execution.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with suppliers, contractors, and vendors, fostering strategic partnerships and ensuring the availability of high-quality goods and services.
  • Negotiate and manage contracts with suppliers, ensuring compliance with contractual obligations, terms, and conditions.
  • Monitor project budgets and costs, identifying opportunities for cost savings, value engineering, and process improvements in the procurement function.
  • Identify and mitigate potential procurement risks, such as supply chain disruptions, price fluctuations, and quality issues, through effective risk assessment and proactive management strategies.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including project managers, engineers, and finance professionals, to align procurement activities with project objectives and organizational goals.
  • Conduct market research and analysis to identify potential suppliers, evaluate their capabilities, and stay up-to-date with industry trends, market conditions, and emerging technologies.
  • Prepare regular reports and updates on procurement activities, providing insights to management and stakeholders on project status, cost variances, and risk assessments.

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

9%

1 year growth

24%

2 year growth

137%