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United States Houston: Sourcing Lead

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United States Houston: Sourcing Lead

United States Houston: Sourcing Lead

Date: May 25, 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 broad direction, leads and supports sourcing activities for multiple PSL's, Manufacturing facilities, categories, and/or field operations.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Leads, facilitates, and implements strategic sourcing activities through a combination of tactical and strategic sourcing initiatives particular to the needs and environment in which these activities occur.
  • Provides input and compliance to all Halliburton policies and procedures; including those associated with International Trade Compliance.
  • Participates in and supports category management activities globally, as appropriate. 
  • Serves as the facilitation point between regional sourcing teams, PSLs, and other Supply Chain (Procurement, Materials & Logistics, Manufacturing, etc.) internal customers, when required, to ensure proper benefits, timelines, and deliverables are met.
  • Contributes to assessment of current risk factors & market situations (geo-political, currency, etc.) and identification of opportunities.
  • Contributes to detailed planning and execution of improvement actions with users and suppliers.  


Minimum Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering, Industrial Distribution, Business, or Supply Chain Management or similar discipline.
  • 3+ years of experience in Supply Chain Management activities / experience.
  • Capability of understanding technical documentation and standards (machine drawings, material specifications and classifications, etc.).


Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Engineering or MBA.
  • Strong professional relationship building skills, and ability to interface across the entire enterprise (Engineering,  Manufacturing, Quality, PM&L, Trade Compliance, Accounting, etc.).
  • Strong data analytical skills and capability of understanding technical documentation and standards (machine drawings, material specifications and classifications, etc.).
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel.
  • Proficient in MS Word and PowerPoint
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.
  • Certification as a Supply Chain Professional.
  • SAP knowledge.
  • PMP Certification.


Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs.  Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available, including Sourcing Lead through Senior Sourcing Lead.


Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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


Job Details

Requisition Number: 58909  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Support Services 
Product Service Line: Supply Chain Mgmt  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

Additional Locations for this position: 


Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.


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