A unique opportunity to develop your career in Supply Chain Management with the world’s largest oilfield services company


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Schlumberger Talent Assessment and Recognition Recruiting Program for Supply Chain, West Africa

and can be physically demanding. so our design and manufacturing processes must be of the highest caliber and our supply chain second to none. processes tools and knowledge sharing. Our technology must perform reliably in the world’s most extreme environments. . but big enough for there to be plenty of opportunities to develop your career. but the rewards we offer fully reflect the commitment we require. intellectually challenging. We are looking for exceptional people with proven ability to join our international team of industry experts. The careers we offer are academically rigorous. and deliver complex projects and services worldwide. You’ll find a good balance between local autonomy and central systems.The Role of Supply Chain We design and manufacture state-of-the-art technology. The supply chain organization in Schlumberger is small enough for you to make a real difference.

000 people of over 160 nationalities working in approximately 80 countries. specialized exploration and production companies. As demand continues to rise. We provide the most complete range of oilfield services in the industry. Schlumberger has been present since the beginning of exploration and production of oil and gas on the African continent. as oil companies seek to optimize production in both increasingly challenging physical conditions and in ever more environmentally acceptable ways. Schlumberger is the world’s largest oilfield services company. and project management. and smaller. . We work for national oil companies. reservoir studies. Schlumberger employs more than 80. technical innovation. well construction. Knowledge. so does the reliance on technology. well completion and stimulation services. production optimization. from surface seismic to drilling. and teamwork are at the center of who we are. multinational corporations. including: formation evaluation.Schlumberger: Who We Are Oil and natural gas are expected to meet the major share of global energy demand for at least the next few decades.

stimulating.amrresearch. and a fun place to be In 2008. and you can help shape its direction l Diverse and intense training for all levels and businesses l Flexible work environment l Intensely rewarding. Schlumberger received the Top 25 AMR Award: www. multinational culture l You can really develop as a supply chain expert l The supply chain function is expanding rapidly.7 Reasons to Join the Schlumberger Supply Chain Team l Your career opportunities at Schlumberger will be second to none l You’ll join a unique.com/supplychaintop25/ .

For those who consider themselves hard workers and are willing to learn new skills. I consider Schlumberger very demanding and challenging. where I oversee all imports and exports. as well as follow up with customs clearing agents. proving in this way your capacity and creativity.“ I am currently working at Schlumberger Angola as a Logistics Coordinator.” Luis Logistics Coordinator “ The company gives you a lot of autonomy. this is probably the best company to be in. Hughete Procurement Specialist . and you just need to find the right way to get the work done. and quotations for segments and activities. cargo booking. But bear in mind that you are expected to deliver quality performance and to be at your best. This job is one of the greatest opportunities I have had so far.

At Schlumberger. but you should expect to spend a large part of your career in your home country or region. .What Can You Expect? The Supply Chain STAR Program focuses on identifying and recognizing African talent—from students to professionals—with industry supply chain experience. We promote from within. Recent graduates will join a structured learning and development program for up to 12 months with postings in Europe. you can achieve great success. success is without boundaries. Your career can take you to different geographical locations. Selected students will receive sponsorships or internships. based on merit. where your knowledge of the local culture will contribute to the success of Schlumberger. Your career will be anything but static. the Caspian region. and depending on your drive and performance. and we expect you to take early responsibility for your own career. We have a range of training and career development programs that offer broad opportunities for progression. or on the African continent. an individual on-boarding program and career plan will be elaborated. For experienced supply chain professionals.

Angola. The link between my internship and my first assignment is certainly the high level of early responsibility. I was then given the challenge of creating the procurement department in Soyo. where the contribution and talent of every individual counts. as well as on customer satisfaction—matched mine. We’re being hailed as a mature function now. logistics. and willing to build a career and life experience. supplier management. I was really involved in sourcing projects. providing purchasing. ready to embrace challenges.” Sabina Procurement Specialist . Therefore. which is an advantage for any young graduate who is passionate about the job. if you are hungry for knowledge. strategic sourcing. During a six-month internship with the procurement team in Luanda. I decided that my internship choice would be motivated by two factors: a multicultural environment and the maturity level of the supply chain organization. the supply chain group has grown and provides more than just logistics support. such as elaborating and implementing a strategy for vehicles. and inventory management. I’m happy to be part of this success story— perseverance always pays off!” Christopher Logistics Coordinator “ My advice to anyone planning to apply is that Schlumberger is truly an example of a learning organization. I realized that the main values of Schlumberger—its focus on people and their motivation.” Regis Procurement Coordinator “ Today.“ After completing a Master’s Degree in International Purchasing at “Bordeaux Business School” in France. as well as offering numerous professional career opportunities to our staff. one of our operations bases in Angola. then Schlumberger is the right place for you.

. . please send you CV or resume to starprogram@slb. and we will help you to develop it even further.Success without boundaries Who are we looking for? Degree (BA..com What’s next? We acknowledge receipt within 48 hours We invite short-listed candidates for interviews on set dates We assess training and development requirements for every selected candidate You will start your career at Schlumberger Supply Chain.) in Supply Chain Management/ Logistics/Finance/Purchasing/Materials Management Oil and gas industry experience preferred African nationality Proficiency in English Willingness to build a career with Schlumberger How to apply: If this is the kind of challenge you are looking for. MSc .

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