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Subcategory Lead/ Supplier Quality Dual

Sourcing and Procurement
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Company Summary

TechnipFMC is a global oil and gas leader, specialized in subsea, onshore, offshore, and surface technologies. Our mission: to enhance the performance of world’s energy industry. How we do it: by constantly challenging conventions and investing in our 37 000+ employees, across 48 countries. At TechnipFMC, we aim to offer an inspiring working experience: tackling some of the most complex technical and engineering challenges in the world in collaboration with a truly global team. 

Sub-Category Lead/ Supplier Quality


Want to be a part of a diverse and global team where you will feel empowered to reach your full potential?


We are looking for a knowledgeable and motivated Sub-Category Lead/ Supplier Quality to develop, execute, and maintain a comprehensive sub-category strategy capable of delivering best in class results. Reporting to the Procurement Manager, you will be responsible for working with key stakeholders to clearly identify key requirements, and for leading suppliers to achieve expected supply chain performance in order to create customer success.


Your ability to prioritise and manage workload effectively will ensure success in managing multiple priorities and constant change in this fast paced environment. This role may require travel regionally and globally.

Job description
  • Identifies opportunities and suppliers that can provide materials & services, which result in a clearly identifiable advantage in functionality, price, quality, delivery, reliability, logistics, business-to-business integration, currencies, and/or reduced total landed cost.
  • Responsible for monthly performance reporting against strategies and goals.
  • Leads assigned Strategic Sourcing Projects including negotiating, establishing, and updating agreements.
  • Develops, communicates, and manages specific supplier improvement initiatives, especially quality improvements, cost reductions, engineering/specification changes to the specific category items, material quality improvements, and delivery reliability improvement initiatives.
  • Drives qualification of new suppliers and re-qualification of existing suppliers.
  • Leads assigned sourcing projects including identifying and assessing potential new suppliers, negotiating, establishing, and updating of supplier agreements.
  • Leads Sub-Category Network, ensuring all Tactical resources within regional teams, are fully engaged and provides input to category strategy.
  • Establishes budget and Business case for Sourcing initiatives / Projects, and reports progress and status on a monthly basis.
  • Inputs agreement data in SAP including lead times, price agreements, stocking program, etc. 
  • Across the data systems - identifies trends and performance gaps. 
  • Performs and may lead internal or external quality audits.
You are meant for this job if you have:
  • A bachelor degree in Business Administration, Engineering or a related discipline is advantageous    
  • Demonstrable experience with supply chain management, supplier quality systems, and awareness of industry cost drivers and implementation of sourcing strategies
  • Excellent understanding of the principles of category management, supplier quality/development, foreign trade and taxation
  • Demonstrated strong project management and planning skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication with the proven ability to negotiate and influence
  • High level of knowledge on industry standard non-destructive testing such as liquid penetrant, magnetic particle, X-ray, UT, and pressure testing (gas/hydro)
  • Advanced analytical and problem solving skills
Your future at TechnipFMC

At TechnipFMC we are looking for the right people with the right attitude to contribute and seek to achieve one vision; to enhance the performance of the worlds energy industry.


Our values are at the heart of everything we do. They define our aspirations and are the key drivers that guide our behaviours and attitudes.


Realizing Possibilities, Achieving Together & Building Trust.

Along with a rewarding career, TechnipFMC offers;
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • An inclusive and respectful culture, where everyone is encouraged to reach their full potential
  • Career development and on the job training and coaching
  • Financial rewards linked to performance through an annual bonus
  • Higher than industry standard superannuation contribution
  • Paid parental leave for the primary carer
  • Subsidised gym membership and well-being activities

TechnipFMC encourages indigenous Australians, females and those who identify as members of the LGBTIQ+ community to apply.

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