Recruitment specialists since 1980

Recruiter NameSandra Tye
Industry OIL & GAS, Buyers & Expeditors
Salary$8,000 to $9,000 per month
LocationsMIDDLE EAST, United Arab Emirates
Contract TypeContract




Our Client, a primary and well recognized EPC Company, is seeking aSupplier Contract Manager to join their team working in Dubai.



  • 7 years Sourcing, planning or project experienceworking for EPC contractors in the O&G sector.
  • Execution experience
  • Prior work experience in Production Facility /EPCC Projects
  • Prior experience in project planning or project execution procedures
  • Prior experience in sourcing activities and associated approvals.



The successful candidate will be report directly to the OPF Supply Chain Manager.



  • The Supplier Contract Manager is responsible for developing and implementing strategies and tactics to effectively manage local sourcing for a center, basin, or country portfolio to maximize supplier performance and support the business plan.
  • The Supplier Contract Manager manages a team of Sourcing Specialists.




  • Work with Tender team to create sourcing plans that secure supply and minimize supply chain disruptions, in accordance with category sourcing strategies estimate for the budget.
  • Monitor sourcing projects to assure on-time completion and guaranteed supply for all portfolios.



  • Develop action plans, timelines and resource assignments for sourcing projects.
  • Direct a group of Sourcing Specialists to evaluate and select a high-performing supply base in accordance with a short-list of preferred suppliers defined by Category Managers.
  • Lead the request for information, quotation or proposal and bidding processes, minimizing risk and maximizing value in terms of quality, delivery and total cost of ownership.
  • Lead the supplier evaluation and selection processes in coordination with Quality standards and Supplier Managers.
  • Negotiate prices and terms with suppliers to meet quality, delivery and cost objectives.
  • Lead the contracting process with suppliers in coordination with Sourcing Specialists and Supply Chain Contract Specialists.
  • Allocate product demand across suppliers and in line with the Global Category Strategy and the Global Supplier Management Strategy.
  • Monitor sourcing projects to assure on-time completion and guaranteed supply for all portfolios.
  • Build strong relationships with internal customers to meet objectives.
  • Identify opportunities and implement actions to continuously reduce wasted time, money and resources.
  • Comply with Schlumberger and local procedures applicable to the job function.
  • Monitor and capture data for logistics milestones in the business system.
  • Report deviations in QUEST and follow up on action plans.
  • Communicate any deviations, deficiencies or warranty claims to Supply Manager and Project
  • Manager, follow up with supplier for remedial action plan via quality event management system



  • Supplier Award Process
  • Supplier Selection and Ongoing Evaluation
  • Risk assessment          
  • Incident investigation
  • Continuous process improvement


Key Indicators

  • Accuracy of quotes for budget / CBU.
  • Supplier base management



Salary:               8000-9000 USD gross per month (included in salary Accommodation, Food Allowance, Local Transport, Intermediate/Rotation tickets)

Duration:          12-month renewable contract, likely to extend for an additional year

Work Pattern::   Residential basis, working 5 days a week, 8 hours per day, with 30 days holiday per year.


Start:                 ASAP.


Benefits provided by Client

Mob/Demob flights


Medical Insurance

Medical Check.



We are instructed to only submit to our Client candidates whose qualifications and experience match client’s specification.


For more information please contact Sandra Tye

On +44 20 8905 2250 or email

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