19 Mar, 2019
Role synopsis: BP is offering an opportunity to showcase your technical Utilities knowledge and commercial acumen by taking full responsibility for the procurement of Utilities across Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and China. This category includes the electricity supply, natural gas and industrial gases procurement for all of our operations across AsPac, this encompasses thousands of Retail sites, our Kwinana Refinery, petrochemical facilities in China and Indonesia, and a variety of other locations including Corporate Offices, Fuel Terminals and Truck Stops. As a technical expert in Utilities first and foremost, you will be well placed to tightly manage contracts, relationships and expectations on our Utilities vendors. Your technical knowledge is further essential to deeply understanding our business needs and ensuring the right fit with Vendors to deliver these business-critical products. Key accountabilities: This role owns the creation of transformative category strategies and the implementation of plans (with the support of BP's shared service function). This role works closely with peers, stakeholders to ensure a single, coordinated approach, communicating on an aligned bases. This is an exciting global opportunity to lead this category across diverse markets at a time of rapid growth and evolution in BP and these markets. Essential Education: * Essential experience and job requirements: To be successful in this role you are without a doubt a technical expert within Utilities. You will also have a keen commercial mindset and drive for continuous improvement. Your formal procurement experience can vary and can be developed in-role if needed. Candidates with experience in engineering, commercial Utilities sales, or other forms of technical exposure to Utilities will be considered carefully and should apply. Other Requirements (e.g. Travel, Location): N/A Desirable criteria & qualifications: * About BP: We are a global energy business involved in every aspect of the energy system. We have 75,000 employees in 80 countries, working towards delivering light, heat and mobility to millions of people, every day. We are one of the very few companies equipped to solve some of the big complex challenges that matter for the future. We have a real contribution to make to the world's ambition of a low carbon future. Join us, and be part of what we can accomplish together. The Downstream segment has global manufacturing and marketing operations. It is the product and service-led arm of BP, made up of three businesses (Fuels, Lubricants, and Petrochemicals). We aim to run safe and reliable operations across all our businesses, supported by leading brands and technologies, to deliver high-quality products and services that meet our customers' needs. Disciplined execution of our strategy is helping improve our underlying performance, capture opportunities for further growth, generate attractive returns and create a more resilient business that is better able to withstand a range of market conditions; and create opportunities for future growth. BP's Fuels AsPac business operates in three distinctive retail fuels markets in Australia, New Zealand and China. We've been proudly operating in Australia for almost 100 years. Here, we are the only fully integrated fuels business, with a team of 6,000 passionate people delivering quality fuels from the well to the petrol bowser. Along with our terminals, pipelines and 1,400 BP-branded retail fuel sites we are also founding participants in the North West Shelf and Browse joint ventures. We also operate Australia's largest refinery in Kwinana. Our 3,000 strong New Zealand team is driven to deliver a customer experience second to none. Today we operate more than 90 BP Connect retail sites and are renowned for our signature Wild Bean Cafes. We also have a national network of BP-branded independent retailers, distributor partners, truckstops, and a terminals and logistics operation. Through strong partnerships with China's top two state-owned oil companies, PetroChina and Sinopec, BP operates over 750 dual-branded retail stations in Guangdong and Zhejiang provinces, serving 400,000 customers and selling over 12 million litres of gasoline and diesel every day. And BP now also has a joint venture with Shandong Dongming Petroleum Company Ltd. BP strives to be a world-class operator, a responsible corporate citizen and a great employer. We care deeply about our people, creating a diverse and inclusive environment where everybody can contribute and grow. The breadth of our business makes it the perfect place to build your career.
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