Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Supply Chain Management
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Florence, Tuscany, Italy
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Role Summary:

We are looking for a talented Buyer who will be responsible for purchasing of materials for Service Business ensuring on time delivery, cost targets and outstanding quality are respected. He/She will be accountable to perform negotiations, carry out purchase orders placement, solve criticalities and support business goals mainly.

Essential Responsibilities:


  • Manage all OTR demands ensuring OTD suppliers' quotations versus the need date, technical alignment completion, final negotiation until purchase order placement
  • Lead Supplier evaluations and implementation of improvements for certain commodities. Interface with the Services operations team, Project managers, Engineering, Planning and Quality to gain clear understanding of product & project requirements
  • Ensure supplier compliance with regulatory and reputation requirements.
  • Promote HSE interdependent culture within BHGE as well as with the Suppliers
  • Use knowledge of forecast, prior history, supplier capacity, inventory goals and lead times in order to buy material in a timely manner at the lowest total cost for the business
  • Drive and be accountable for operational excellence of assigned products/commodities, including quality and on time delivery
  • Support the Fulfillment team of the assigned commodities, to ensure that all the contractual aspects are clearly managed




  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Procurement, Supply Chain Management, or Finance
  • Proven years' experience in Sourcing, Operations, Supply Chain and/or Commercial background
  • High-energy, self-motivated, willing to take on responsibilities across functions and teams boundaries.
  • Willingness to visit Suppliers and develop recovery plans, set production priorities and detail analysis on product work cycle
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple tasks and priorities.
  • Willingness and ability to travel as required
  • Negotiation skills
  • Influence/communication - establishes good relationships;
  • Superior listening skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Fluent in Italian and English
  • EU work permit

Desired Characteristics:



  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • interpersonal and facilitation skills with the ability to influence others
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)


Florence, Italy

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