Procurement Professional with over 10 years’ experience in the oil and gas sector. Specifically with engineering, procurement, and construction management companies and stimulation equipment manufacturing companies. Within the engineering sector recent roles have included procurement lead and buyer. Prior to that within the manufacturing sector roles have included purchasing manager and material coordinator.
Procurement experience in the oil and gas industry has been obtained within the engineering sector through the execution of all procurement functions on numerous projects of varying size and complexity. Specific responsibilities have included preparing and trending procurement man hour estimates, working as a member of multi-discipline project teams to identify project material and service requirements, working within the project team as well as with the client to identify the most appropriate vendors to meet these requirement, preparing commercial and technical bid packages for submission to market, managing the competitive bid process, evaluating multiple proposals and commercially normalizing these proposals, negotiating commercial terms and pricing with bidders, recommending and awarding material purchase orders and service contracts. Expediting purchase orders with vendors to ensure the project schedule is met, all documentation is submitted and complete, all inspection requirements are met, and coordinating logistics activities to move material to site or storage upon completion. Finally reviewing and attesting all invoices, and conducting close out reviews of all packages for the project. Most recently, Nick managed all procurement and expediting activities for a sales oil pipeline expansion project. Prior to that Nick worked with a team conducting all procurement and expediting activities on a large scale SAGD facility optimization project.