Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Commercial Management, Purchasing, Supply Chain Management
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Shanghai, China


Commodity Leader

Are you passionate about being part of a successful team?

Would you like to shape our strategy for Commodity Sourcing?

Join our Commodity Team!

Our Commodity Team provides support for regional and corporate project. We are in contact with local, regional and global finance and procurement teams. Our services include collecting and analyze company spent data and commercial sourcing management in order to achieve the best contractual conditions

Partner with the best

The Commodity Leader will demonstrate accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. In this role, you will help identify opportunities for value generation, suppliers management, and complex issues management. This role will be involved in long-term projects planning, contribute to the overall business strategy.

As a Commodity Leader, you will be responsible for:
  • Working closely with respective GCL/PC Sourcing Leader to drive China Sourcing Strategy for respective Commodities and/or Categories
  • Being the focal point as a Commodity leader working with cross functions to execute the project plan meeting the business need on cost, quality and delivery.
  • Searching, identifying, visiting and developing potential suppliers to grow China buy also to support the operation needs with multi-product lines.
  • Negotiating Pricing and Supply Agreement; implement Terms & Conditions in line with sourcing strategy; Negotiating with suppliers for a better payment terms, and for charge back if it is case.
  • Working closely with GCL/PC sourcing team/buyers to run eauction(bidding) to drive cost down; Initiating and leading the activities with suppliers to drive the competitiveness.
  • Executing eSA(supplier on boarding) process to approve potential suppliers, managing the supplier performance and drive the continues improvements with supplier quality teams
  • Driving the resolutions on the matter of delivery and quality with team.
  • Working with the commodity leaders in different P&L/COE for synergy and consolidation opportunities.
  • Supporting the team to develop China Sourcing S1 and S2 and Operating Plan


Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:
  • Have Bachelor degree or above in Engineering/manufacturing/Material or other related
  • Min 5 yrs experience in sourcing role; preferably in the machining area and/or casting/forging fields.
  • Have some years of manufacturing experience will be an advantage.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in supplier identification and development, ability to negotiate and manage supplier using good sourcing tools and processes
  • Be Proactive and positive self-starter with energy, enthusiasm and ability to execute with quality
  • Have the ability to adapt, open to change and thrive on finding better, more effective solutions & process
  • Have project management/NPI experience
  • Have excellent verbal and written English/Communication skills; Strong team work spirit
  • Have relevant experience in the Oil & Gas or Power Generation industry is a plus.
  • Have experience working with Microsoft Suite (i.e. Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and web based tools


Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:
  • Working flexible hours - flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive


Working with us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, engaged and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work. 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.

Working for you

Our inventions have revolutionized energy for over a century. But to keep going forward tomorrow, we know we have to push the boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace change with a package that reflects how much we value their input. Join us, and you can expect:
  • Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellbeing activities
  • Comprehensive private medical care options
  • Safety net of life insurance and disability programs
  • Tailored financial programs
  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits


Join Us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will energize and inspire you!

About Us:
With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we're committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we're always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner and more efficient.

Join Us:
Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company that values innovation and progress? Join us and become part of a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! Let's come together and take energy forward.

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.