Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Supply Chain Management
Experience: 15 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
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Role Summary/Purpose

BAKER HUGHES is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. The BAKER HUGHES Global Strategic Sourcing Director will lead deployment and execution of the sourcing vision, strategy and deliverables for the global business.

Essential Responsibilities

In the role of BAKER HUGHES Global Strategic Sourcing Director, you will:
  • Define commodity sourcing strategy & management - Lead Global Commodity Team,
  • Enterprise contract life cycle management & negotiations
  • Operational execution and cross-product company influence
    • PC and Sourcing Op rhythms - Strategic levers to offset inflation pressure; Preferred Supplier rationalization; Minimize Cost/Cash leakage
    • Ops, Engineering, Commercial collaboration; Product Cost, Best Cost Country Sourcing, Master Data Management
    • Commodity ownership - Deflation, BCC penetration, preferred supplier utilization for COE managed commodities
  • Lead the Mexico Regional team and development of strategic suppliers as a part of the overall sourcing strategy.
  • Drive cross PC Sourcing operational excellence - Leakage analytics, Strategic KPI's, supplier optimization
  • Cash - Standardize Pay terms & TPS participation
  • Quality - support cross qualification process and opportunities

  • Bachelor's Degree in Science, Business or Engineering discipline from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 15 years of Sourcing / Supply Chain / Manufacturing experience

Desired Characteristics
  • Experience managing a team of sourcing professionals
  • Ability to identify and implement process improvements and best practices
  • Ability to coordinate multiple priorities at one time
  • Ability to cope with multiple complex situations daily
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of shop operations, facilitations, production control, manufacturing or materials functions
  • Familiar with production control systems and routines
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Houston, TX

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

Baker Hughes 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. Learn more