IT Purchasing Specialist

Oil & Gas
Houston, Texas
Job ID:
Apurba Saikia

Our Client is one of the world's largest multinational oil and natural gas service companies.  We currently have an available contract assignment for an IT Purchasing Specialist in Houston, TX.  Working with a small team, supporting various internal divisions, they are responsible for purchasing and negotiating IT materials, equipment, and supplies (Hardware/software) from vendors


  • Receive and review purchase requests
  • Evaluates vendor quotes and services to determine most desirable suppliers.
  • Negotiate pricing, terms and conditions
  • Send agreements
  • Familiar with procurement concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.

Must have:

  • 7-10 Years’ experience in procurement, purchasing and/or supply chain
  • Experience purchasing IT equipment and materials (Hardware and/or software)
  • Strong Experience with SAP and/or Oracle
  • Team player – Flexible to provide support to colleagues when required
  • basic legal contract knowledge
  • Strong Communication and negotiating skills

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