The objective of the role is to ensure a Best in Class eSourcing and Contracting service to the Lubricants business globally, across $5Bn external spend, that is compliant to BP group, Downstream and Lubricants SPU standards and policies. Key elements of the role include driving improved value, compliance and effective risk management, across the end to end sourcing process, through:
Ensuring Lubricants business approaches the market in the optimal way, using the right tools and technology.
Effective supplier contract creation, development and management
Focus on increasing relevant functional skills and capability across a global procurement team
The COE Manager has a team reporting into them who support operational activities within E-sourcing and Contracting, including the contracting helpdesk.
The role will be required to influence and engage with internal customers and stakeholders across different cultures and functions within the Lubricants SPU, Global Business Services, Downstream Procurement and BP Group. The role has a critical relationship with Legal teams, Downstream Procurement and with Global Business Services (GBS).
To be successful in this role you'll be a graduate or hold a relevant equivalent qualification, as well as: