Project Procurement Lead - Resource Center India

Req Id:  14376
Job Family:  Supply Chain

Bangalore, IN, 560071


As an SBMer, we value the contribution you are already making today.  Now, see how a role change can develop you, and us, even more.


Our Vision.

SBM Offshore believes the oceans will provide the world with safe, sustainable and affordable energy for generations to come. We share our experience to make it happen.


Our Profile.

We design, build, install and operate offshore floating facilities for the offshore energy industry. As a leading technology provider, we put our marine expertise at the service of a responsible energy transition by reducing emissions from fossil fuel production, while developing cleaner solutions for renewable energy sources. More than 7,000 SBMers worldwide are committed to sharing their experience to deliver safe, sustainable and affordable energy from the oceans for generations to come. Together, we are driving progress forward in a TRUE. BLUE. TRANSITION. 


PPL Bulks (Piping & Valves)


SBM Offshore is expanding the Supply Chain Department located in the Bangalore office. To support this ambition, we are looking for several PPL for Bulks.


The role As a PPL within SBM, you have the overall responsibility for the completion (quality, schedule, safety, cost, documentation, and overall delivery) of the packages assigned to you. Basically, you are the “Project Manager of the package” and need to manage all tactical aspects of the assigned package from review of engineering documents up to the hand- over to the construction team and, if needed, to assist/ participate in construction/ integration, pre-commissioning, and commissioning activities.

In the case of this role the Package Manager is responsible for Bulks (Piping, Valves & Pipe Specialty items). You are part of the core team which will handle a proposal, a FEED or an EPC contract. Your experience and expertise in bulk packages is required for most key items including pipes, fitting, flanges, manual valves, pipe specialty items etc including knowledge of applicable codes and standards.

Furthermore, you will:

  • Liaise with the Package Engineer (who is responsible for all technical aspects of the package). You will also approve key design and quality documents from vendors
  • Act as the primary focal point for the Vendor on all matters related to the Package.
  • Liaise with the Group Strategic Sourcing in regard to the Bidder list, benchmarking and problems faced with Vendors. You will approve the Package Bidder list, Commercial Bid Evaluation, Recommendation to Purchase and Purchase Requisition in coordination with Package Buyer.
  • Liaise with the Package Buyer in the RFQ preparation, bid- and vendor qualification; PO finalization, change management including invoicing
  • Define the negotiation strategy with the Buyer, Project Manager and Supply Chain Department Manager considering main contract requirements
  • You will manage the execution of the PO technically and commercially and you make sure the PO execution is in line with the project budget, schedule and technical & quality requirements;
  • Ensure applicable Vendor Documents for e.g. Gen Arrangement Drawings, Datasheets, ITP, MTC, Test Procedures & Reports etc. are received, reviewed and approved on time in the Vendor Documentation Management tool;
  • Receive, control and close the TQs, NCRs, SVRs in liaison with Engineering and PM;
  • Manage the inspection, the delivery and receipt of the items at vendor shop or site with the help of the Inspection, Expediting and Logistic teams & Site Material Controller.


Education and experience

SBM is looking for applicants with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in relevant field of Engineering and minimum of 10 years of experience in the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, or similar business in a technical and/or commercial position, preferably in the role as a Package Manager or Expediting & Inspection Engineer.


Furthermore you are or you have:

  • a self- starter who possesses good interpersonal and organizational skills;
  • great Time Management skills;
  • Leadership skills and proactive behavior;
  • Flexible and adaptable to react to operational changes;
  • Willingness to travel;

Good communication skills (both written and verbally).




SBM Offshore N.V. is a listed holding company that is headquartered in Amsterdam. It holds direct and indirect interests in other companies that collectively with SBM Offshore N.V. form the SBM Offshore Group (“the Company”). For further information, please visit our website at The companies in which SBM Offshore N.V., directly and indirectly, owns investments are separate entities.


SBM Offshore is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. SBM Offshore does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law.  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.