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Sr Procurement Specialist


Tyler, TX, US, 75701

Delek US Holdings, Inc. is a diversified downstream energy company with assets in petroleum refining, logistics, renewable fuels and convenience store retailing.  The refining assets consist of refineries operated in Tyler and Big Spring, Texas, El Dorado, Arkansas and Krotz Springs, Louisiana with a combined nameplate crude throughput capacity of 302,000 barrels per day.


The logistics operations primarily consist of Delek Logistics Partners, LP.  Delek US Holdings, Inc.and its affiliates own approximately 63% (including the 2 percent general partner interest) of Delek Logistics Partners, LP.  Delek Logistics Partners, LP (NYSE:DKL) is a growth-oriented master limited partnership focused on owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets.


The convenience store retail business is the largest 7-Eleven licensee in the United States and operates approximately 300 convenience stores in central and west Texas and New Mexico.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Purchases materials, equipment, and services for maintenance, repairs and operation of the Corporate Refining team, and in the best interests of company. Serves as company representative in committing funds up to assigned level of authority.
  • Creates purchase orders and agreements. Ensures transactions are managed in seamless process from order entry through invoice payment. Maintains supporting documentation for all purchases.
  • Utilizes practices such as RFQ, bid analysis, and negotiation to ensure maximized value from expenditures.  Seek new practices and methods to increase value of services.
  • Liaises with other procurement and legal professionals to assure that contractual terms and conditions are acceptable and serve to minimize risk. Evaluates competitive bids and quotations. Negotiates agreements that achieve lowest cost for materials balanced against optimum quantity, reliability and on-time delivery metrics. Maintains awareness of current market conditions, new products and supply sources for assigned commodities, new technologies, and methods that enhance value of purchasing process.
  • Identifies key purchasing criteria for each material or service being sourced. Evaluates with suppliers to determine factors that affect price and availability.  Performs market analysis and utilizes standardized criteria in identification and selection of potential sources of supply.
  • Supports development of estimates by obtaining proposals for materials and services needed in support of Refining and Capital Projects.
  • Receives and reviews purchase requisitions for materials and services for completeness and proper level of approval.  Issues and tracks purchase commitments to ensure timely delivery and acceptable performance by suppliers.
  • Proficiency in total life cycle cost or other commercial analysis and process improvement methods utilized to support company initiatives. 


Required Qualifications – Education, Skills & Experience:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain or Business Administration required.
  • Minimum 5 years as a Buyer / Procurement Specialist in support of refining or petrochemical facilities.


Preferred Qualifications – Education, Skills & Experience:

  • CPSM (Certified Professional in Supply Management) preferred.



We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans.


It’s an exciting time to join Delek. We’re on a mission to attract, retain, and engage the best and brightest talent – those who are great team players and leaders who make it their first priority to serve. 

  • We are performance driven
  • We value a passion for excellence
  • We value teamwork
  • We value and reward hard work and dedication

Delek US offers the opportunity to provide you with more than a job – we want to help you build a career. 

Since our inception, our ability to hire the right people for the job has served us well, resulting in an impressive record of consistent growth and profitability. With more than 3,500 employees in nine states, we have brought together a diverse team of professionals passionate about investing their time and expertise in one of the most dynamic downstream energy companies in the market today. 

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Nearest Major Market: Tyler

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