Procurement - Albian - Intern or Student
Canadian Natural Resources Limited
Calgary, CA
2d ago

The Opportunity :

Youwill work with Business Units and otherSupply Management teams to identify and implement cost-effective services,improvement opportunities and quality throughout the material lifecycle.

Youwill manage Supplier Relationships effectively and collaboratively drivecontinuous performance improvement.

Workingin Head Office in this world class company offers countless opportunities toadvance your career in an atmosphere where teamwork, innovationand your expertise are valued.

You cancontribute to the success of Canadian Natural’s operations by understanding andexplaining leading edge procurement strategies..

Key Accountabilities :

Contribute to a competitive Supply Chain bydemonstrating an Internal Stakeholder focus, strong communication, solidorganizational skills and the ability to multi-task and work independently.

  • Work with Business Units and other Supply Managementteams to identify and implement cost-effective services, improvementopportunities and quality throughout the material lifecycle
  • Understand and coordinate with Business Unitpartners to ensure the right material at the right time and at the right priceand place is achieved
  • Support, develop and utilize commerciallycompetitive procurement strategies while taking into account potentialimplementation of contract strategies
  • Support internal (CNRL) and external stakeholders indevelopment and execution of procurement strategies driving towards valuemaximization through excellent collaboration and close cooperation
  • Proactively identify and understandcommercial / procurement needs from internal stakeholders (CNRL Business) and collaborativelypropose competitive solutions.
  • This may involve constructively challenging theBusiness Demand and / or Procurement Practices in order to drive value andefficiency for the organization.

  • Manage Supplier Relationships effectively and collaborativelydrive continuous performance improvement via relevant procurement key metrics(Eg : HSSE, Operations, Cost).
  • This involves constructively challengingSuppliers in terms of the procurement delivery and performance as well.

  • Ensure strong connections and communication acrossthe wider SM Organization to ensure continuous cross sharing and leverage ofbest practices.
  • Maintain and manage inventory and procurement dataelements within an end-to-end SM process, using commercial judgement, common senseand a simplification mindset.
  • Understand the difference between nonnegotiablecompliance elements (Safety, Code of Conduct, Law) and SM operating practices,while always keeping Business value in focus.

  • Build effective working relationships with othersand makes a constructive contribution within immediate team.
  • Develop and use technicalskills in multiple applications used in Supply Management
  • Challenging projects that develop your expertise and prepare you for full-time employment
  • Other Details :

  • Location : Calgary, Alberta
  • Shift : 5 X 2 (Monday start)
  • Term : Procurement - May 12 months
  • This is a safety sensitive position
  • Competitive salary and the opportunity to gain valuable, hands on experience in the Oil & Gas industry
  • Company culture that fosters a fun working environment, developing meaningful relationships, and continuous learning
  • Candidates will be responsible for finding their own accommodations during the work term
  • Qualifications

    Skills & Qualifications :

    Currentlyenrolled in your 3rd or 4th year of an undergraduatedegree program in Business, Math, Statistics, Economics, Computer Science,Operations Engineering, Supply Management or a related discipline

  • Familiaritywith and understanding of :
  • Business, Project, and Operations Management
  • Inventory, Procurement, Material Management,Supply Management processes
  • ERP systems (i.e. Maximo, SAP, JD Edwards)
  • Microsoft Office suite, in particular Exceland PowerPoint
  • Why Canadian Natural?

    CANADIAN NATURAL is a senior independent crude oil and natural gas exploration, development and production company based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

    Our strong, diversified asset base is comprised of a balanced portfolio of light, synthetic, and heavy crude oil and natural gas.

    Canadian Natural operates in Canada, the United Kingdom and Offshore Africa.

    At Canadian Natural, we strive to live through our mission statement : "To develop people to work together to create value for the Company's shareholders by doing it right with fun and integrity.

    We are committed to a long-term presence in the communities where we operate. Our activities create value by providing employment, business development opportunities, revenues to governments that contribute to spending on goods and services, and essential resources for public services, including health, safety, education and training.

    Over the last 30 years, we have grown from a Company with nine employees to over 10,000 employees. We have increased our production from approximately 400 BOE / d in 1989 to more than one million BOE / d today.

    Safety is a core value at Canadian Natural. We conduct all of our operations in a way that identifies, minimizes and mitigates harm to the health and safety of employees, contractors, the public and the environment.

    Canadian Natural Resources Limited - CNRL - is a publicly traded company on the TSX and NYSE as CNQ

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