Lead Procurement Specialist (CWI) - Houston, TX

Baker Hughes | Houston, TX, Un

Posted Date 8/02/2022
Description

Join our Procurement Team

Our Procurement Team provides support globally for the Completions and Wellbore Intervention business. We are in contact with internal stakeholders and Suppliers to provide solutions. Our services include collecting and analyzing company spend data and commercial sourcing management to achieve the best contractual conditions and best results for the company.
 

Partner with the best

As a Lead Procurement Specialist, you will be demonstrating leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes. You will partner with suppliers and the business to provide Completions and Wellbore Intervention products and services globally. You will establish relationships by building trust with internal & external stakeholders on procurement activities.
 

As a Lead Procurement Specialist, you will be responsible for:

  • Place and follow-up on POs. Manage relationships with suppliers for PO execution. Manage problems and schedule changes. Update ERP.
  • Advises Functional managers regarding projects, processes and procedures in the own field.
  • Handles communication with direct colleagues and the business about design and coordination services rendered.
  • Contributes to project as a team member or leads small projects.
  • Supporting multiple stakeholders globally in sourcing goods or services for the Completions and Wellbore Intervention business
  • Partnering with Commodity Managers to implement the global commodity strategy
  • Negotiating, issuing, and managing purchase orders ensuring the goods or services meet customer requirements
  • Evaluating requirements, determining potential sources, and obtaining quotes to meet business needs
  • Managing Supplier risks by identifying, developing, and leading mitigation plans
  • Partnering with the business to ensure all requirements capture the desired cost, performance, service, and business outcomes


Fuel your passion
To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Sourcing).
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Buying-Procurement.
  • Have excellent communication and negotiation skills


Desired Characteristics

  • Be able to build good relationships with suppliers and internal stakeholders
  • Be able to coordinate several projects simultaneously
  • Have proven analytical and organizational ability
  • Have effective identification and solution skills
  • Electronics buying/procurement experience

As part of our commitment to the health and safety of our employees, customer, and the communities in which we operate, this role requires full vaccination for COVID-19 prior to beginning work.  Requests for reasonable accommodations due to valid medical reasons, a sincerely held religious belief, or other personal conscience objection will be considered on a case by case basis, including, but not limited to essential job duties, in accordance with applicable law.

Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:

  • Working flexible hours - flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive. Additionally, we have the flexibility to allow 3 days from the office and 2 days from home – remotely.

Working with us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, engaged and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talent and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

Working for you

Our inventions have revolutionized energy for over a century. But to keep going forward tomorrow, we know we have to push the boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace change with a package that reflects how much we value their input. Join us, and you can expect:

  • Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellbeing activities
  • Comprehensive private medical care options
  • Safety net of life insurance and disability programs
  • Tailored financial programs
  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits

About Us

With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we're committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we're always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner and more efficient.

Join Us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will energize and inspire you!

As part of our commitment to the health and safety of our employees, customers and the communities in which we operate, this role requires full vaccination for COVID-19 prior to beginning work. Requests for reasonable accommodations due to valid medical reasons, a sincerely held religious belief, or other personal conscience objection will be considered on a case-by-case basis, including but not limited to essential job duties, in accordance with applicable law.About Us:

With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we’re committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we’re always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner and more efficient.

Join Us:

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company that values innovation and progress? Join us and become part of a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! Let’s come together and take energy forward.

Baker Hughes Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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Procurement & Construction

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