Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Purchasing
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Leicester, United Kingdom


Partner with the best

As a Buyer at Baker Hughes, You will manage the buying process for a given set of goods. Apply sourcing policy, interface between supplier and entity with respect to specifications and budgets. Understands concepts, methods, procedures and approaches.

As a Buyer , you will be responsible for:

  • Place and follow-up on POs. Manage relationships with suppliers for PO execution, manage problems and schedule changes including update of ERP and communications to stakeholders applying escalation policies as required.
  • Detects and signals flaws in approaches, methods, procedures and processes and suggests improvements.
  • Manage cost targets and identify opportunities for reductions including pricing and inventory management.
  • Handles communication with direct colleagues and the business about data gathering and analysis.
  • Contributes to project as a team member. Work goals typically take 1-3 month to complete, and results are seen immediately or within 1-2 months
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    Fuel your passion

    To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with proven years of experience in Procurement).

  • Desired Characteristics

     

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Member or working towards membership of Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply/APICS

  • 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
  • We offer flexible working, there will be a requirement for at least 3 day in the office.

  • 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
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    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 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.