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Freight Sourcing Lead


This is a Full-time position in HOUSTON, TX posted October 12, 2021.

Weatherford is the leading wellbore and production solutions company.

Operating in more than 75 countries, the Company answers the challenges of the energy industry with its global talent network of approximately 17,000 team members and 380 operating locations, which include service, research and development, training, and manufacturing facilities.

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We’re looking to the future with a clear vision and a strong mission. 
Our goal is to address the headwinds facing the industry, revolutionize the oilfield with digital technology, integrated solutions, and world-class talent.
We accept every challenge for the benefit of our Company, our industry, and the world.

Our technology leadership delivers solutions that rise to every occasion, supply the best outcomes in each operation, and give power to all customers.
Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program and opportunities for on-going training and career development.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor – Priority Referral Requested.
Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

The Category Sourcing Lead
– Domestic is responsible to execute long-term sourcing strategies for Categories and sub-categories in close collaboration with the stakeholders in line with the group and businesses strategies..

This role is to enhance value and negotiates the contracts and agreements for the Goods and Services required at multiple locations within Geozones, Regions and or Global, to reduce TCO, cycle time and improve quality.

The role will report to the Category Manager – Logistics.

Duties & Responsibilities. 
Maintainssafety and service quality as immediate priorities when working across all areas of the business  Maintainsthe highest standards of corporate governance, ensuring that all activities are carried out ethically and in compliance with Company policies and procedures, relevant laws, regulations, standards and industry practices  Ensuresto effectively use and oversee the appropriate procurement contract templates in accordance with Global Supply Chain Legal requirements to drive the best value and service, while ensuring business continuity is delivered at the  highest level of quality    
Perform spend analysis to establish a detailed view of the current spend segmentation and determine the most efficient and economical routing and mode of transportationfor Domestic Logistics freight movements to drive strategy with an intimate knowledge of the supply market, key dynamics and latest drivers   Developingand implementing sourcing plans with established milestones and anticipated completion dates and ongoing supplier performance management  Conductingrisk analysis associated with the development and deployment of outlined multi-year strategies  Executeprocess methodologies for documenting and archiving business requirements that the regional/local teams can execute on  Preparingand participating on bid events, qualifying, approving, negotiating contracts on the selection of new supply and service contracts terms that deliver value and mitigate risk to the company  Assist in establishing processes and procedures to improve the use and efficiency of distributing products and materials  Assist and support strategic programs such as reducing the carrier pool, improving routing techniques, consolidating vendor/customer shipments, contract administration and corporate wide compliance Review documents to ensure that assigned classifications and tariffs are in accordance with mode of transportation and destination of shipment  Work with other departmentsto minimize freight cost and maximize delivery performance by establishing appropriate internal, supplier, and customer freight patterns   Maintainperformance metrics of carrier delivery performance.   Work with internal customersto ensure all freight related complaints are resolved and communicated to the carriers and internal users   Prepare monthly, quarterlyand annual summaries of results, accomplishments and future plans  

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