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Sourcing Manager in Houston, TX at Circle K

Date Posted: 1/11/2021

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  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    8406 Mosley Road
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/11/2021

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY

The Sourcing Manager - US sits within the Global Fuels team reporting to the Director, Fuel Supply and Trading North America. This role will lead/manage projects across different stakeholders for fuel sourcing and act as a key point of contact for BU’s and other central teams for sourcing related activities. Analysis and management activities includes supply cost evaluation, margin improvement opportunities, branding/rebranding decisions, biofuel and RIN analysis, and terminal/source point optimization, and selected supplier negotiations. Engagement with fuel suppliers, fuel logistics, fuel accounting, and BU’s are critical components of the role which provides a great commercial developmental opportunity for the right candidate to grow within the Global Fuels organization.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Supports RFP and eventually lead RFP process in evaluating best supply options across all sourced product in US and manage coordination of RFP implementation.
  • Help in management of US supplier relations.
  • Reviews and evaluates fuel contracts. Collaborates with fuel suppliers and Fuel Accounting to ensure agreed terms are accurately reflected in documents and systems.
  • Manage and implement fuel contract database.
  • Support and coordinate US fuel sourcing strategy.
  • Collaborates with Global Fuels and the NA BU’s to forecast supply, demand, and understand market dynamics.
  • Leads efforts to streamline or improve team analysis efforts or team processes.
  • Provides continuous improvement in the reduction of the cost of goods of refined products supply.
  • Provides transparency on success, failure, performance, and projections to leadership through metrics analysis and reporting.
  • Achieves financial objectives by assisting in preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions. Allocates program costs by preparing operational and risk reports for analyses.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing determined Financial and Key Result Area targets pursuant to Company Plan guidelines.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field.  Other combinations of job related experience and education that meet the requirements may be substituted
  • 4+ years of petroleum supply and marketing experience, including practical knowledge of various index and rack based pricing mechanisms.
  • Project management with multiple stakeholders 
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong organizational and networking skills.
  • Very strong analytical and financial awareness for modeling and analysis.
  • Experience with MS Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word preferred.



Circle K is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Company complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (the ADA) and all state and local disability laws.  Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to a reasonable accommodation under the terms of the ADA and certain state or local laws as long as it does not impose an undue hardship on the Company. Please inform the Company’s Human Resources Representative if you need assistance completing any forms or to otherwise participate in the application process.


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