Hess Corporation Procurement Analyst D&C Job in Minot, North Dakota


Hess is a leading international independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas.

We have an industry leading position in two key U.S. shale plays – the Bakken in North Dakota and the Utica in Ohio. Hess is also one of the largest producers in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico and a key natural gas producer and supplier to Peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. The company is engaged in exploration and appraisal activities offshore Guyana, participating in one of the industry’s largest oil discoveries in the past decade, as well as the Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and Nova Scotia.

Hess aims to attract, retain and energize the best people by investing in their professional development and providing them with challenging and rewarding opportunities for personal growth. We are always looking for talented professionals who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in the world and in their careers. We strive to meet the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment and creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business.

For more information about Hess Corporation, please visit our website at Hess.com.


This position will be based in Minot, ND. The D&C Procurement Analyst is responsible for ensuring that required services are available for Drilling and Completion projects, in accordance with scheduled requirements and activities. This role is also responsible for managing asset demands through coordination with Category Management / Procurement Service Center to ensure supply when needed. The role will be accountable for improving pricebook adherence to ensure contractual rates are being invoiced by the vendors.

The Procurement Analyst participates in weekly/bi-weekly operational plan reviews, providing input on supply of services, advising feasibility, as well as working with category management, the business and vendors to resolve any hot spots to increase optimal operational performance. The Procurement Analyst will also participate in continuous improvement activities to improve supplier performance and reduce defects.


  • Single point of contact to asset D&C stakeholders

  • Participate / understand demands from ongoing asset operating rhythm, facilitate annual planning with business and category management to ensure agreed delivery dates that will meet the business need

  • Asset based sourcing (within the parameters agreed to with central procurement), participate in valuation in evaluation of RFPs, and coordinate asset endorsements

  • Complete local supplier onboarding, facilitate local contract kickoff, provide key contract information to asset, and understand and execute within the contracts

  • Track operational supplier performance and manage SRM meetings with core suppliers

  • Transactional execution; PR review, reject and accept. RFQ, create / transmit service Purchase Orders, execute change orders for services

  • First point of communication /resolution with the suppliers for any issues, including invoices, Purchase Orders, pricebook issues, contract, or performance

  • Identify cost savings opportunities and work with the business to implement, along with tracking and reporting Asset value creation



  • Minimum of (5) years sourcing, contracting, negotiations, demand planning or related supply chain experience, preferably in Drilling and Completions

  • ERP system experience, including, Purchase Orders (PO), price-books and master data requirements, preferably SAP

  • Proven ability to manage multiple tasks, and apply standard processes

  • Proficient in procurement policy, purchase order mechanics, category management / procurement roles & responsibilities

  • Basic understanding of end to end P2P process and impact of procurement actions during this process

  • Demand planning principles: standardization and aggregation

  • Strong understanding of D&C operations

  • Effective project management skills, including managing execution dates and ensuring deliverables are provided by the needed dates

Education, Training & Certifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Industrial Distribution or closely related degree is strongly desired; advanced degree a plus.


The Hess Way of Working refers to competencies considered absolute pre-requisites for success. How you deliver results is as important as what you achieve. Every employee is expected to demonstrate the behaviors within these competencies to be considered an effective performer and, ultimately, earn career growth opportunities.

  • Builds Trusted Relationships

  • Develops Talent

  • Creates Effective Teams

  • Thinks Strategically

  • Inspires Innovation

  • Demonstrates Courage

  • Drives Continuous Improvement

  • Makes Quality Decisions

  • Delivers High Performance

Hess is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Posting Notes: Anthony Wayne Vasut | Employee | Supply Chain | United States| North Dakota | Minot | | | | | No | 24107