Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Purchasing
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Singapore

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.
     


At Baker Hughes, we are transforming the future of energy. With operations in over 120 countries, we are developing and deploying industry-leading technologies and services to take energy forward.

For more than a century, our inventions have revolutionized energy. Today, we are bringing our expertise to make oil and gas safer, cleaner, and more efficient.

Our people are the trusted experts, relied on to solve customer challenges big and small. 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.

We believe in creating an environment of diversity and inclusion, without bias. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, engaged, and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work.

We're makers, inventors, and leaders who aren't afraid of the tough challenges. We believe pushing boundaries will help to lead the way for a new energy future.

Role Summary/Purpose

The Lead Buyer demonstrates leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In this role you will use your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

Essential Responsibilities

• The Lead Buyer demonstrates leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In this role you will use your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

• Achieve lowest possible cost for material, balanced against optimum quality and schedule needs

• Solicit and evaluate proposals employing appropriate negotiation, cost and price analysis techniques, using available expertise from supporting organizations; implement purchase contracts following applicable company and government regulations

• Evaluate current and anticipated requirements, determine potential sources, obtain bids, and plan programs to meet business needs

• Provide coordination and leadership in procurement activities for assigned commodities

• Responsible for assigned commodities to meet the requirements of the business

• Perform continual market analysis and monitor supplier progress

• Coordinate training of suppliers to accomplish business initiatives

• Coordination procurement of assigned commodities to meet the requirements of GE

• Coordinate, help direct, as well as perform, all required functions from initiation of an intent to purchase through to satisfactory delivery of material or services

• Assure that material/services will be delivered on schedule, at negotiated price and meet required quality standards

• Initiate necessary action to assure best value is received, customer delivery requirements are met, and address any manufacturing problems at supplier's facility

• Achieve lowest possible cost for material, balanced against optimum quality and schedule needs

• Solicit and evaluate proposals employing appropriate negotiation, cost and price analysis techniques, using available expertise from supporting organizations; implement purchase contracts following applicable company and government regulations

• Evaluate current and anticipated requirements, determine potential sources, obtain bids, and plan programs to meet business needs

• Provide coordination and leadership in procurement activities for assigned commodities, including development to Small Disadvantaged Business

• Ensure On Time Delivery of Parts, Material Movement and Supports Strategic Supplier Developments.

Qualifications/Requirements

• Bachelor's Degree and min.4 years of Supply Chain or Sourcing experience.

• Purchasing Systems experience.

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.

• Good negotiation skills.

• Team Player and grooms the Team-Ability to be a self-starter and team-builder

• Able to manage leadership meetings and presentations

Desired Characteristics

• Knowledge of Subsea Production Systems

• Strong oral and written communication skills

• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

• Highly motivated team member / leader

• Ability to make formal and appealing presentations

• Effective problem identification and solution skills..

• Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously

• Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact.

• Ability to influence others and lead small teams