Specialist Drilling & Waste Management Job in Husky Energy

Calgary, Canada 

Job Posting: May 18, 2017 06:01:48 PM
Unposting Date: May 25, 2017 11:59:00 PM

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One of Husky’s advantages is that we are an integrated oil and gas company. From exploration to development, production, refining and marketing, we’ve got it all! Combine this with a range of learning and development tools and an inclusive work environment, and you are well-positioned for a successful career at Husky.
We have training, mentoring and career development programs and resources to help you develop both personally and professionally – as an employee or a leader. We offer many internal leadership and business skills courses along with tuition reimbursement programs for qualified employees. Every year, a significant number of our employees are able to take on new roles within the company thanks to our strong focus on hands-on learning and development.
Husky is currently looking for a Category Specialist – Drilling and Waste Management
Reporting to the Category Manager – Exploration, Drilling and Completions, the incumbent in this position will develop and execute innovative, strategic sourcing strategies and contracts across the Husky organization, primarily for the Drilling and Waste Management portfolio.
The Drilling and Waste Management portfolio includes but is not limited to the categories of Drilling Rigs, Directional Drilling, Cementing (Primary and Remedial), Drilling Fluids, Power Tongs, Electronic Monitoring, Fishing, Drilling Tools, Drill Bits, Coring Services and Rigs, Rig Communication Equipment and Services, Surface Land Agents Services, Third Party Disposal, Drilling Dedicated Vac and Water, Waste Bins (Domestic and Hazardous), Drilling Waste Management, Contaminated Soil Hauling, and Water Hauling Services.
Specific responsibilities will include:
  • Develop and execute enterprise wide category strategies by leading cross functional teams through Husky’s category management process based on an agreed-upon category wave plan
  • Establish category delivery plans, cross functional teams with clear roles and responsibilities and robust stakeholder management strategies.
  • Lead the spend analysis and segmentation of categories based on spend and long term demand
  • Ensure category management processes are implemented and maintained from conception to close-out, in accordance with Husky Supply Chain Management policy, Husky Operational Integrity Management Systems (HOIMS), the Governance and Enablement Group and all relevant regulatory requirements.
  • Lead category or categories’ scorecard to measure performance and identify opportunities in accordance with Husky Supply Chain Management policy, Husky Operational Integrity Management Systems (HOIMS) and the Governance and Enablement Group.
  • Develop, maintain and enhance Husky’s approach to the supply market analyzing current and future market activities, trends and identifying sourcing opportunities within the category with support from the Category Business Analysts.
  • Manage the development and approval of sourcing strategies, taking into consideration both strategic and tactical levers .
  • Manage overall sourcing process including RFX development and completion through the use of available technologies.
  • Lead the development and negotiation of contracts, focusing on performance expectations of the strategy while managing appropriate risk allocation, acceptable terms and conditions and correct schedule utilization
  • Manage the evaluation of RFX responses against a set of pre-defined criteria, including management of cross functional stakeholder groups preparing recommendations for award of contract. Apply total cost of ownership (TCO) methodology/methodologies.
  • Manage business stakeholder relationships across the Husky organization in order to achieve buy-in and support for establishing KPI targets, objectives and strategies.
  • Identify overall value opportunities within the category strategy including operational, structural, process and technology changes to realize benefits working with business stakeholders to initiate additional projects to realize these benefits.
  • Manage overall transition from current strategy to the new strategy working with Category Specialists and stakeholders to manage risks and change over plans minimizing business impact.
  • Ensure all SCM process, contracting documentation and master data changes are coordinated within the function, collaborating closely with all functions within Supply Chain Management.
  • Leverage industry expertise by representing Husky on industry groups, both nationally and internationally.
  • Provide mentoring and/or day-to-day direction to junior staff.
Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
  • Undergrad degree in a Technical or Business discipline is required
  • Grad degree in business administration or supply chain is an asset
  • Professional Supply Chain certification (CPP/CSCP/CPM/CPSM)is an asset
  • A minimum of seven years of Procurement Management, Supplier Relationship & Performance is required and/or Management and/or Contract Management experience
  • Minimum of seven years experience Commercial experience with projects > $50 million is required
  • A solid background in background in oil and gas industry is required
  • Direct experience in exploration, construction, drilling, completions, waste management, water management and logistics environments is an asset
At Husky, we respect diversity and embrace an inclusive culture. We value uniqueness and different perspectives as they play a critical role in our success. To achieve this, individuals are selected based on qualifications, merit, and abilities and we encourage applications from everyone including visible minorities, Aboriginal people, women, and persons with disabilities.
Husky Energy is one of Canada’s largest integrated energy companies. It is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, and is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols HSE, HSE.PR.A, HSE.PR.B, HSE.PR.C, HSE.PR.E and HSE.PR.G. The Company operates worldwide with Upstream and Downstream business segments.
Husky’s balanced growth strategy focuses on consistent execution, disciplined financial management and safe and reliable operations.
Interested candidates must apply online at: www.huskyenergy.com/careers. Only those candidates who apply via Husky’s online application process can be considered. We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short-listed applicants will be contacted.


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