Materials Analyst

Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Job Reference 1242593

Location Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Oil

Function Supply Chain / Purchasing

Job Type Contract

Date Added April 30, 2024

Material Analyst

Location: Aberdeen
Contract: 12 month Contract
Salary / Package: PAYE Day rate, plus holiday accrual + Pension Auto Enrolment
Timeframe: ASAP

Recruitment Partner: Airswift                Account Manager: Karen Robertson

Key Skills: Materials Management; Drilling/Well Engineering Materials; Material Sourcing;

Our business
Our Operator client are recruiting for a Materials Analyst to join the Wells Engineering team in Aberdeen.  The role will review equipment requirements for all well activities within the UK operations. 

What can we offer you
Fantastic opportunity to work for a world renowned Oil & Gas Operator in a challenging technical environment.
Excellent day rate, plus holiday accrual. 
Hybrid working arrangements in place.

Key Responsibilities and background:

  • Review well networks for all required materials for drilling and completion activities
    • Well Status Diagram to be used to establish equipment requirements
  • Liaising with relevant Detailed Design Engineers (drilling and completions) to ensure correct specification of equipment is populated in well networks
  • Liaising with Supply Chain Material Analyst to ensure equipment demand within each well network is accurate, with suitable lead time for ordering of all items in place
  • Liaising with relevant Well Engineering Team Lead to confirm no shortfalls in equipment requirements for each well activity
  • Sourcing of appropriately sized handling pup joints from third parties for a variety of assemblies and operations
  • Managing order times to comply with Well Engineering endorsed drilling / completing sequence and also meeting Service Quality Plan (SQP) target dates
  • Populating required assembly sheets (e.g. Completion Make-Up folder)
  • Engaging with third parties to ensure stock items are arriving on schedule and assisting with assembly make-up scheduling
  • Management of items returning to stock (i.e. movement of item to alternative network or recommendation to scrap) with a focus on retaining zero ‘grey stock’ inventory across all Wells networks
  • Responsibility for the accuracy of well networks will reside with the appropriate drilling / completion engineer. The Material Analyst will perform the work of reviewing each well activity network and will interact with the FE engineers to ensure accuracy.

Critical Skills & Personal Attributes:
  • Solid experience within a Materials Analyst role, supporting oil & gas industry – ideally with drilling / wells equipment knowedge
  • Strong competence in Microsoft Office software packages (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and SAP
  • Ability to manage project schedules and work proactively to deadlines
  • Strong stakeholder management skills to interact across multiple layers within the Wells organisation, as well as with various third-party vendors.

The next step
We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not ‘tick all the boxes’, but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift, and the account manager, Karen Robertson


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