Supply Chain & Procurement Oil and Gas Supply Chain Consultant


Are you looking for interesting, intellectually stimulating work? To be part of a business where core values are not just words on a page? Working with colleagues you value and trust?

We can provide you with all of that and more.

At Baringa we are determined to ensure we give you the career progression that you want, at the pace you are after. As a business, we are constantly evolving to meet our clients’ needs – and we want you to do that too.

Our market leading growth, combined with ambitious expansion plans, mean that we can continue to offer our employees the progression, development and diverse range of client engagements they are looking for. 

These are the reasons people come to us, and these are the reasons they stay.

“We have worked hard at not only making Baringa a great place to work on a day to day basis but also a great place to build your career.  Supply Chain & Procurement is a vibrant part of the Baringa family, with a growing team of deep skilled professionals who are thought leaders and passionate about the world of Supply Chain & Procurement.  Our cross industry team is currently working with most of the Baringa sectors including Resources, Consumer Products & Retail, Energy Retail, Telco & Media and Pharma, and have plans to grow out more widely into Government and Financial Services over the next few years.  From Operating Model design through implementation, we are helping them with challenges around Smart Meter Supply Chain Rollout, Procurement Cost Transformation, Quad Play & Omni Channel Supply Chain, Trading Shipping & Logistics, Capital Projects Supply Chain and Digitising their Supply Chain & Procurement functions, Demand & Supply Planning.  If you would like to come join us on this journey, we would love to hear from you.” (John Calder, Partner – Supply Chain & Procurement).

What will you be doing?

Our Supply Chain business unit works with a range of blue chip clients from across the spectrum of Baringa’s industry sectors, including major market players in Oil & Gas, Chemicals, Mining, Energy, Utilities, Telecoms & Media, Consumer Products & Retail, and Government. You will work as part of a core team of subject matter experts, delivering tangible benefits to our clients whilst working on exciting programmes during a time of significant change. Some examples of work we are involved in include:

  • Procurement transformation projects with major Oil & Gas organisations, from setting category strategies through to contract execution.
  • Supply chain improvement projects with system selection for major Oil & Gas organisations, enabling them to integrate commodity trading with their shipping and logistics functions.
  • Inventory optimisation for complex global organisations with operations spanning several continents and across multiple commodity types.
  • Designing outbound to customer supply chains for major UK Energy retailers for delivery of new products and services, optimising fleets and resource utilisation.
  • Advising clients on supply chain requirements for new capital projects and driving cost savings throughout the supply chain.


What’s in it for both of us?

So what are we looking for?

We recruit individuals at all levels based on merit. If you’ve got the skills we are after, we would love to talk to you. Here are a few of our key requirements:

  • 2-5 years of working experience in the Oil & Gas sector ideally, either in the industry or in consulting
  • Project delivery experience within a management consultancy or operational experience and within an internal supply chain function. Your experience could include:
    • Supply chain / network optimisation
    • Supply chain and procurement process optimisation
    • Design of operational performance standards
    • Supply chain system selection & implementation
    • Identification & management of supply chain risk
    • Supply chain business analytics & data insights
    • Category and contract management
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong academic performance with at least a Bachelor’s degree

What’s in it for you?

Well, it’s up to you. Baringa is what you make it.

  • We are a true meritocracy, there is no ceiling or time scale placed on progression
  • Promotion is solely based on your own performance, and we give you every opportunity to progress by having four promotional reviews a year
  • You decide on the training you need. We invest in you, to ensure you remain the best in the business
  • Is there a good work-life balance? Absolutely. We have implemented a 3-4-5 policy to ensure that you are never away for more than three nights a week, and by the way we will also give you an out of town bonus
  • We believe we are a great place to work – but it’s not just us that say that. We have won a top ten spot for the thirteenth successive year in the top places to work by the Great Place to Work Institute and the Times Top 50 Employers of Women in 2018 and 2019.

Baringa believe that diversity is paramount to driving creativity, innovation and value for our clients and for our people. All applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, nationality, disability, age, or social background.