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Halliburton Company

US Houston: Category Specialist (Travel & Real Estate)

Halliburton Company - Houston, TX

US Houston: Category Specialist (Travel & Real Estate)




US Houston: Category Specialist (Travel & Real Estate)


Nov 8, 2017


Houston, TX, US, 77032

We are looking for the right people — people who want to innovate, achieve, grow and lead. We attract and retain the best talent by investing in our employees and empowering them to develop themselves and their careers. Experience the challenges, rewards and opportunity of working for one of the world’s largest providers of products and services to the global energy industry.


Under broad direction, may support one or more Travel & Real Estate related subcategories along with sourcing and contract initiatives as directed by Portfolio and Category Leadership.

Primary Responsibilities

Implement strategic sourcing and category strategies in accordance with policies and procedures.

Contribute to assessment of current market situations and identification of opportunities.

Contribute to detailed planning and execution of improvement actions with internal stakeholders and suppliers.

Negotiates with suppliers and prepares contracts and agreements under the direction of the Travel & Real Estate Category Manager.

Recommends value added projects/opportunities.

Coordinate training of category community and field personnel.

Act as an interface between business and supplier for category, resolving category issues.

May represent the Travel & Real Estate Category Manager on teams and councils, as assigned.

Participate in supply chain governance and performance management activities.

Required Qualifications

Undergraduate degree in Engineering, Science, Marketing, Business or Supply Chain

Minimum of 3 years of experience in category related goods and services which includes experience in two or more of the following roles: Procurement or Manufacturing, Technology, or Engineering

Candidates having qualifications that exceed the minimum job requirements will receive consideration for higher level roles given (1) their experience, (2) additional job requirements, and/or (3) business needs. Depending on education, experience, and skill level, a variety of job opportunities might be available, including Category Specialist through Sr. Category Specialist.

Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


3000 N. Sam Houston Parkway E., Houston, Texas, 77032, United States

Job Details

Requisition Number:


Experience Level:

Experienced Hire

Job Family:

Support Services

Product Service Line:

Supply Chain Mgmt

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Additional Locations for this position:

Compensation Information

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Nearest Major Market:


Job Segment:

Real Estate, Realtor, Supply, Procurement, Performance Management, Sales, Operations, Human Resources

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Halliburton Company


US Houston: Category Specialist (Travel & Real Estate) Halliburton Company - Houston, TX, United States


Location: Houston, TX

Company Profile:
Halliburton Company provides a range of services and products for the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas to oil and gas companies worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Completion and Production, and Drilling and Evaluation. The Completion and Production segment offers production enhancement services, including stimulation services and sand control services; and cementing services comprising bonding the well and well casing, and casing equipment. It also offers completion tools that provide downhole solutions and services, including well completion products and services, intelligent well completions, liner hanger systems, sand control systems, and service tools. This segment also provides well intervention services, pressure control, equipment rental tools and services, and pipeline and process services; and oilfield production and completion chemicals and services that address production, processing, and transportation operations. The Drilling and Evaluation segment offers drill bits and services, including roller cone rock bits, fixed cutter bits, hole enlargement, and related downhole tools and services, as well as coring equipment and services; wireline and perforating services, such as open-hole logging, cased-hole and slickline, borehole seismic, and formation and reservoir solutions; and testing and subsea services comprising acquisition and analysis of reservoir information and optimization solutions. This segment also provides drilling fluid systems, performance additives, completion fluids, solids control, specialized testing equipment, and waste management services; drilling systems and services; integrated exploration, drilling, and production software, as well as related professional and data management services; and oilfield project management and integrated solutions. Halliburton Company has a strategic agreement with Gazprom Neft. The company was founded in 1919 and is based in Houston, Texas.