Buyer I

Supply Chain Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


Job Title: Buyer I
Department:
Operations and Resource Development

SUMMARY
Prices, purchases, supplies and warehouses tubular goods and equipment used for drilling and production operations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Under direct supervision assist in sourcing, locating, and negotiating the purchase of tubular goods, services, and equipment
  • Coordinate logistics of material shipments
  • Work with drilling and production engineers to forecast tubular and equipment requirements
  • Manage inventory to sustain minimal levels
  • Assist in the divestment of surplus tubulars and equipment
  • Negotiate and maintain MRO with major suppliers
  • Maintain good relationships with suppliers and manufacturers
  • Keep abreast of new technology and products
  • Monitor quality control of suppliers and manufacturers
  • Monitor and price material transfers
  • Work closely with accounting
  • Makes periodic trips to field locations, warehouses and manufacturing facilities
  • Must be able to conduct physical inventory of all applicable equipment

Skills

  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Proven team player
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Two (2) plus years of purchasing experience or other purchasing support capacity.
  • Or a combination of education and experience