Job profile summary:
Global Category Lead for the Upstream Valves Category.
The PSCM Category Lead is accountable for all category management activities across the Valves category within Upstream. The role will lead the functional PSCM delivery as part of the Valves Global Product Team hosted by the Global Facilities Hardware (GFH) in GPO. This is a cross-operating category with management of Valves and Valves Repair & Maintenance across GPO, GOO, and GWO. Annual spend is ~US$300 million, both direct and indirect sourcing.
The role will influence the development of Project execution strategies for select products in support of PSCM Global Concept Development (GCD) Director and/or Project PSCM Managers in addition to providing PSCM support for third party Valves activity with Operations.
The role reports to the PSCM Manager – GFH and is a member of the line GFH Valves global product team.
Helps to delivers value through providing support as instructed, to assist effective and efficient contracting activity. · Prepares contract briefs, performs detailed proofreading and editing of contract materials and supports wider ad hoc pre-award contracts activity.· Ensures contracts are implemented with the appropriate systems, compliance and contract management set-up.· Assists in executing post-award contract management, including interpretation and implications of terms and conditions, monitoring contract expiration dates and identifying need for extensions or renewals.· providing customer satisfaction, and acts as the first point of contact for suppliers/contract holders for as long as the contract lasts. · Ensures timely resolution to sourcing, updating procedures and new account plans, partnering with site procurement management to maintain ownership of all issues and managing the dispute process to establish Service Level Agreements. · Ensures contracts are implemented with the appropriate systems, compliance and contract management set-up, and provides informal training/mentoring to less experienced contracts staff to build capability in this area.· Complies with BP's Code of Conduct and models BP's Values & Behaviours.\\r\\n\\r\\n· Evaluates and negotiates contracts in compliance with BP contract templates and reimbursement structure standards.· Generates complex contracts and agreements including interpretation of contract requirements, contract administration, risk management, change management, conflict resolution, and delivery and payment for products. · Works directly with Legal, Tax and other functions to facilitate company objectives and resolve customer issues, providing customer satisfaction, and acts as the first point of contact for suppliers/contract holders for as long as the contract lasts. · Ensures timely resolution to sourcing, updating procedures and new account plans, partnering with site procurement management to maintain ownership of all issues and managing the dispute process to establish Service Level Agreements. · Manages a team of direct reports, aligning team activities to stakeholder priorities and ensuring all activities comply with relevant processes, procedures and region-specific regulatory requirements.·· Acts as a business interface for local contract owners/suppliers and/or a broad range of business stakeholders, providing updates, answering queries and remedying issues.· Complies with BP's Code of Conduct and models BP's Values & Behaviours.\\r\\n\\r\\n· Provides analysis to support more senior procurement
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Our Upstream segment is responsible for our activities in oil and natural gas exploration, field development and production, and midstream transportation, storage and processing.
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