Senior Procurement Specialist – Stavanger

Introduction

Location: Stavanger
Duration: Asap – December 2025

Function

  • Support the Procurement Manager Subsurface in developing category and subcategory strategies, monitor supplier markets, create demand forecasts, analyse spend, assess suppliers, identify and act on opportunities for added value;
  • Implement activities defined in the category strategies, including agreeing final specifications and setting commercial conditions, define critical performance factors, manage tender processes, evaluation of proposals, conducting negotiations up to contract award;
  • Manage contracts and follow up suppliers with regards to adherence to contractual conditions, contract variations and amendments; handle disputes and claims;
  • Manage supplier relationships; monitor supplier performance, support the drive for continuous improvement and supplier development, collect supplier feedback, reduce the cost of poor quality and non-productive time (NPT), optimise supply chain processes;
  • For larger capital projects and operations, be part of the project organisation, establish a project procurement strategy, coordinate between the project and the supply chain organisation, provide supply chain reports, manage non-conformities;

Requirements

  • Master’s degree in relevant field of study (economics, engineering, legal) or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in strategic procurement in the E&P industry
  • Technical knowledge and understanding of the Well Construction category
  • Knowledge of global markets within the Well Construction category; extensive knowledge of the NCS market in particular
  • Knowledge of contract management (contracting skills, applicable law, Incoterms)
  • Experience from or knowledge of methods for development of procurement strategies, specification assessments, tender management, tender evaluation, risk management, supplier management, internal business partner management, logistics / supply chain management, operational procurement
  • Excellent negotiation skills with proven records
  • Flexible and willing to travel
  • Fluent in English and Norwegian (oral and written); German would be an advantage
  • Committed to company HSEQ policy and principles
  • Act responsibly and in accordance with company HSE and quality requirements
  • Act in accordance with company guidelines and code of conduct
  • Personal Qualities:
  • Cross-cultural awareness
  • Very good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proactive and team-oriented
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong entrepreneurial drive and business acumen
  • Trusting, caring, open-minded and brave
  • Good understanding of own behaviour’s impact on others

Offer

Dovre Group is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from anyone meeting the requirements for this position.

Information

For more information about the position above or working for Dovre Group, please contact:

Anne Siqveland
Key Account Manager
anne.siqveland@dovregroup.com
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ID

Job ID: #32766