Halliburton United States Houston: Senior Category Specialist (IT Category) in Houston, Texas

United States Houston: Senior Category Specialist (IT Category)

Date: Oct 9, 2016

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77032

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.

Under broad direction, may support one or more IT related subcategories as directed by Portfolio and Category Leadership. Implement strategic sourcing and category strategies in accordance with policies and procedures. Contribute to assessment of current market situations and identification of opportunities. Contribute to detailed planning and execution of improvement actions with users and suppliers. Negotiates with suppliers and prepares contracts and agreements under the direction of the IT Category Manager. Recommends value added projects/opportunities. Coordinate training of category community and field personnel. Act as an interface between business and supplier for category, resolving category issues. May represent the IT Category Manager on teams and councils, as assigned. Participate in supply chain governance and performance management activities.

Experience with software agreements, statements of work and/or telecom orders strongly preferred.

Completion of an undergraduate degree in Engineering, Science, Information Technology, business or Supply Chain Management with a minimum of 5 years of related experience is strongly preferred.

Certification as a Supply Chain Professional is preferred.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States

Job Details

Requisition Number: 24785

Experience Level: Experienced Hire

Job Family: Support Services

Product Service Line: Supply Chain Mgmt

Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Telecom, Telecommunications, Supply, Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Technology, Operations