Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Supply Chain Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Sourcing Global Commodity - GCL Raw Materials, you will:

  • Oversees complex strategic sourcing projects, defined as primary projects of substantial monetary value, with significant stakeholder interface, and develops formal supplier agreements and contracts.
  • Responsible for developing the sourcing strategies for $500M of spend for the following commodities: Forgings, Castings, Fabrications, Bar, Tube, Pipe, and Plate.
  • Leads complex team negotiations with potential suppliers.
  • Acts as the liaison between suppliers and BKR on strategic sourcing matters. Researches and leads in selecting potential sources of materials and/or services for spend categories in alignment with the overall Category strategy.
  • Responsible for analyzing the macro and micro economic trends for low carbon steel, stainless steel, nickel alloys, copper, and aluminum.
  • Manage supplier development/relationships to ensure continuity of goods and services that meet the quality, service and price performance standards of the company.
  • Collaborate effectively across different organizational levels, functions, businesses, and geographies to realize goals and objectives.
  • Draft, negotiate and obtain agreement to commercial contracts ensuring that operational and commercial risks to business are fully understood and minimized.
  • Ensure compliance to contract terms, both legal and commercial (including value delivery).
  • Resolve contractual and supplier disputes where they occur, protecting the interests of the business at all times and engaging legal Business Partners where required.




  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business or Engineering from an accredited college or university.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in strategic sourcing and / orexperience with the industrial services / technology supplier segment/ raw materials

Desired Characteristics:



  • Master's Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Demonstrated competence in building sourcing strategies and negotiating sourcing contracts
  • Prefer one or more of the following certifications: CSCP/CPIM/CPM/CSPM
  • Deep knowledge in raw materials category management

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.