Join us. Unleash your energy within.
If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.
We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.
Our purpose and beliefs:
As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.
It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:
We PLAY BIG
We thrive on EMOTIONAL AGILITY
We are FANATICAL ABOUT PERFORMANCE
We are built on INFINITE THINKING
Read more about the Purpose, Beliefs and Guiding Principles that drive us: https://kentplc.com/who-we-are/purpose-beliefs
Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging:
We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging.
Our combined energy is fueled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.
About the job:
Kent is looking for a Materials Manager to be based in Fawley, Hampshire.
•Develop a Materials Management Plan for the Project.
•Work with Engineering, Procurement and Construction Teams to ensure all required materials have been identified and ordered by either ExxonMobil, True Alliance or Sub-Contractors.
•Ensure suitable materials management arrangements are in place at off site locations such as China Fabrication Yard.
•Expedite bulk material Purchase Orders placed by EM or the True Alliance.
•Ensure a suitable Materials Management System is in place for taking receipt, storage and issue of materials.
•Highlight any shortages of materials that may impact schedule.
•Manage the Site Warehouse Team including Preservation.
•Ensure preservation of equipment is undertaken in accordance with Manufacturers requirements.
•Manage Overages / Shortages / Damages of materials.
HSE AND QUALITY RESPONSIBILITIES
•Maintain standards of HSE and comply with Company’s Health, Safety & Environment Management System requirements.
•Take reasonable care one’s of own health and safety and that of others in the workplace.
•Follow and maintain Company standards of Quality in accordance with Company Quality System requirements.
Your knowledge/skills, education, and experience:
HTEC, Diploma or similar but not essential.
•Experience in Materials/Logistics in the oil and gas/petro chemical industry.
•Experience with safe working practices associated with material handling storage and transportation.
•Must have extensive knowledge of PC based Materials Management systems including stock reporting. This must include knowledge of storage techniques and preservation requirements.
•Experience with international EPC contractors and vendors, in particular those involved in the construction of refining facilities.
•Excellent understanding of an International Standards i.e. (ANSI, API/ RP and BS/EN) specifically those related to area of discipline.
•IT Competence with MS programs.
•Ability to adapt to tight deadlines, heavy workloads, and frequent changes in priorities
•Work requires a degree of analytical, interpretative and constructive thinking, with a significant degree of evaluative judgment.
•Works in accordance with Company policies, directives and objectives set by the Construction Manager and international engineering standards
•Strong Verbal and written communication