Supply Chain Category Manager - Unconventional Resources

State: Middle East
Category: oil & gas
We are seeking for Category Managers with experience of either Drilling Rigs & Artificial List OR Drilling & Completions to join the Unconventional Resources Supply Chain function.

As Category Manager you will have responsibility for implementing the category management methodologies to support the Unconventional Resources operation. Through this role, you will play a central part in the development of category/sub-category demand forecasts, supply market analyses, and category management strategies. You will be responsible for implementing these strategies to maximize the total life cycle value obtained from the categories. In addition, you will lead supplier relationship management activities.


  • You will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Administration, or a closely related field and a Masters would be desirable.
  • You will have a minimum of 10 years of progressive field-based experience in the oil and gas industry with deep and extensive knowledge of either drilling fluids category management and commodities OR drilling and completions category management and commodities.
  • You will have experience working within unconventional resources and possess sound knowledge hydraulic fracking and understanding of Drilling Fluids, coring, mud logging, etc.
  • You will also have knowledge of JD Edwards and SAP systems.

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