Canadian Executive Search Group (USA), a division of Arrow Workforce Solutions has an immediate opening for a Fuel Procurement Manager in the Temple, TX area for a Nation-leading Logistics client.

Location: Temple, Texas

Shift: FULL-TIME (HYBRID)

Start: ASAP

Compensation: 80K-120K base  + Day 1 Benefits + Relocation Support (When applicable)

(medical, dental, and vision insurance and company-paid life insurance, PTO + educational assistance program,401(k) with annual company match)

SUMMARY:

The fuel category manager will play a critical role in the organizations evolving supply chain for fleet-fuel and related liquid commodities by creating and overseeing strategic procurement practices and seeking opportunities to achieve best cost and service for the Company.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS / PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Work across the fuel organization as a subject matter expert for site level and large fuel projects.
  • Plan and lead fuel sourcing and supplier strategies to achieve best cost and service that are
    aligned with business priorities and operational needs.
  • Identify, understand, and effectively communicate impacts from changing commodity markets
  • Establishing programs and contracts for commodities in a collaborative team environment.
  • Providing support and continuous improvement opportunities within functional team and across
    all business units.
  • Strong understanding of industry benchmarks including OPIS and Platts.
  • Lead cross functional teams to drive successful project and category outcomes/results.
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders to align business demands, category/contract strategy,
    and execution.\
  • Develop and execute a reliable and effective fuel supply chain strategy, forecast fuel projections
    and plan for fuel market volatility
  • Work to minimize negative impact of fuel disruptions
  • Develop negotiation strategies and commercial terms with suppliers to achieve business
    objectives. Develop and communicate sourcing recommendations to executive leadership.
  • Understand RFI, RFQ and RFP processes and support as required
  • Lead supplier performance, relationship, and development activities to ensure compliance and
    high service standards.
  • Negotiate fuel sourcing agreements to achieve mutually beneficial relationships.
  • Maintain fuel sourcing contracts and develop vendor relationships for fleet fuel and related
    products.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, business, or related technical/analytical field.
  • Master’s degree and industry certifications preferred
  • 3 or more years’ experience in fuel procurement, project management, contract formation and
    negotiation
  • Previous pricing analysis work for major oil company
  • Knowledge of fuel pricing and contracting mechanisms
  • Familiarity with fuel supplier contract mechanisms such as PLATTS, OPIS and ARGUS based
    pricing
  • Strong understanding of index pricing such as OPIS, PLATTA, ARGUS, and how to calculate
    pricing formulas based on these indexes
  • Proficiency in Microsoft® Office Suite
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship skills are required
  • Strong verbal and written business communication skills
  • Ability to recognize market, refining, and supply nuances that impact daily decisions

Those with experience in the below fields are encouraged to apply.

  • Procurement Analyst
  • Fleet management
  • Energy trader
  • OIL and Gas operations manager
  • Commodity Analyst

Those interested are encouraged to send resumes directly to [email protected]

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