Purchasing / Supply Chain Manager – Dallas, TX – FILLED



CSI Recruiting is working with a small and growing E&P firm that’s seeking to consolidate their procurement, purchasing, logistics and supply chain functions under one in-house person.  This firm has a small staff of top-notch technical and management professionals, and the company’s oil assets are in the premier basins within the onshore domestic market.   This role will report directly to both the drilling and the completions managers, with regular contact within other departments throughout the organization as purchasing decisions and challenges arise.

Presently all of the following functions are being covered by operations management, land, and geosciences personnel and will be assumed by this new hire:

  • Manage Vendor Compliance: Insurance, Safety
  • Develop scopes of work for bids
  • Coordinate logistics for delivery of services
  • Role will support Engineering Management and Field Supervision
  • Review Rental and Purchase Agreements for:
    • Drilling-  Pipe, Cement, Bits, Wellheads, Rig Contracts, Rentals, Dirt Work
    • Completion- Frac Fleet, Sand, Wireline, Coil, BHA’s, Rentals
    • Facility & Production- Pipe, Valves & Fittings, Vessels, Compressor/VRU’s, Pumps, Dirt Work
    • Keep up-to-date all T&M price lists for one off projects and planning purposes for Development
  • Apply decision matrix for vendor selection, i.e. Safety, Price, Competence in Work, Scope Fulfillment
  • Provide logistical support during operations
    • Trucking, Fuel, Rental availability
  • Review invoices to insure quote invoice accuracy and provide initial approval on T&M



Five years of experience working in a purchasing / procurement / supply chain / logistics role is preferred, as is hands-on experience within operations of an upstream oil & gas company.

Company is seeking a high energy, high performance individual for this role, not just a ‘buyer’.  Expectations are for this individual to engage with the field, travel to meet oilfield services vendors in person, negotiate on items large and small, be creative in structuring contracts and agreements

Need to have a goal-driven personality, self starting and entrepreneurial approach to business.

Position is located in Downtown Dallas – local candidates are preferred