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United States Houston: Principle Logistics Manager - Bulk Commodities

Houston, TX
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United States Houston: Principle Logistics Manager - Bulk Commodities

United States Houston: Principle Logistics Manager - Bulk Commodities

Date: May 19, 2018

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 general autonomy, provides management, leadership, coaching and mentoring to a team of sand and trucking logistics professionals.


Key Responsibilities

  • Manages logistics operations for North America region, while providing expertise in controls and documentation for all types of moves.
  • Works with Product Service Lines (PSLs) to identify needs and ensures inbound and outbound transportation are arranged to meet operational needs.
  • Manages the performance of the service providers and looks at data over long periods of time to see trends.
  • Forecasts trends and issues that may impact the future movement of goods from country to country, with detailed knowledge of legal and customs requirements for international trade.
  • Responsible for setting benchmarks for global volume and cost trends by mode.
  • Develops and implements logistics strategies in line with regional initiatives for Halliburton's overall goal.
  • Oversees contract management and execution to include: negotiating, setting price levels and/or approving significant contracts with logistics service providers.
  • Provides sourcing expertise using logistics technical knowledge, commercial acumen, and laws to negotiate agreements.
  • Must have full understanding of Incoterms and their impact.
  • Manages complex strategic logistics projects through a combination of leadership and subject-matter expertise.
  • Provides inputs and guidance to the finance and accounting (F&A) departments for forecasting.
  • Job responsible for various managerial functions including: interviewing applicants, training employees, directing and apportioning subordinate work, setting hours of work, appraising subordinate work performance, disciplining subordinates, recommending increases in compensation for subordinates, and handling employee grievances.
  • Also responsible for making decisions regarding, and/or making recommendations regarding, the hiring and firing of employees.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent in Supply Chain, Logistics, Information Systems or Engineering.
  • 8 years of experience in related field of logistics with all transport modes (Ocean, Air or Land) to include hazardous cargo movements.


Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA degree.
  • IATA, IMDG and CFR49.


Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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


Job Details

Requisition Number: 56998  
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.


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