Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Materials Management , Planner / Scheduler
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Dammam, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia
No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Role Summary/Purpose:

The Materials & Shared Services Leader will demonstrate leadership in leading his team to deliver efficient planning, best in class Warehouse & materials management, excellent logistics and lead the shared services (Painting & Blasting, Heat Treatment, and boxes manufacturing & Packing) to support the plant operations, and to provide the management with accurate data required to make sound operational, tactical and strategic decisions.

Essential Responsibilities
  • Lead the Materials Planning, Scheduling, Warehouse, Logistics and Shared Services (Blasting & Painting, Heat Treatment, Box & Pallets manufacturing and Packing) team
  • Provide the business with accurate metrics for the plant.
  • Provide the plant leadership with accurate reports on materials and planning.
  • Demonstrate leadership in developing, planning and implementing the master schedule
  • Collaborate with the other functions to build accurate and executable Build Plan.
  • Collaborate with the plant leadership in setting realistic and challenging operational goals
  • Partner with the plant leadership to make operational, tactical and strategic decisions
  • Lead the preparation of Build Plans.
  • Lead materials planning and collaborate with sourcing to get materials on time to fulfill the build plan.
  • Lead capacity planning and loading charts
  • Lead the local S&OP process
  • Implement processes to manage and control inventory as per the business targets.
  • Lead ODBL analysis and provide detailed and accurate reporting on supply gap.
  • Lead the logistics team to deliver cost savings on premium services (airfreight, DHLs...) and to ensure materials are delivered as planned.
  • Drive continuous system clean-up and data maintenance.
  • Lead Warehouse management and materials handling activities
  • Implement WMS and improve efficiency in warehouse space usage, tools management and materials receiving.
  • Ensure a rigorous and efficient operating rhythm around materials and planning is in place.
  • Lead OTD of the plant
  • Lead reviews on cycle time, standard cost and utilization, and drive optimization and productivity projects
  • Lead the planning and execution of Shared Services (Blasting & Painting, Heat Treatment, Box manufacturing & Packing) to fulfill the operations production plan.
  • Assist in determining manpower needs to meet business goals
  • Develop the team and build succession planning

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering from an accredited university or equivalent.
  • At least 4 years of experience in a Material Management, Planning, Operations or sourcing.
  • Experience in plant operations
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Demonstrated oral and written communications skills
  • Team player in a cross-functional environment
  • Knowledge of manufacturing operations
  • Experience in multi-cultural environment
  • Fluent in English

Desired Characteristics
  • BH Program graduate (OMLP, CPM, XLP, ESLP)
  • LEAN Six Sigma certified
  • Hands-on experience on wellheads and X-trees
  • Resident of Saudi Arabia
  • Fluent in Arabic

Location: Dammam, Saudi Arabia

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