Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Energy / Commodity Trading, Purchasing, Supply Chain Management
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Nailsea, England, United Kingdom

Do you have experience in procurement/sourcing of electronic commodities?

Would working within a global strategic procurement role excite you?

Join our innovative team

We devise smarter systems to control and monitor oil and gas extraction. Innovating in the energy industry, our subsea and surface pressure capabilities are industry-leading. We manufacture an innovative, market leading sub-sea production systems for the Oil and Gas market for off-shore facilities.

Partner with the best

The Global Commodity Leader will negotiate with dedicated providers with a focus on Electronics and Control systems. You will achieve the best contractual conditions while also ensuring internal customer satisfaction. You will apply expertise within a field comprising of different approaches, methodologies, techniques and processes.

As a The Global Commodity Leader you will be responsible for:

  • Defining supplier strategy including management and optimization of supplier panels. Lead negotiations and allocate needs to specific suppliers.
  • Negotiating terms and conditions and transmit information to Procurement.
  • Managing claims, which Includes commercial sourcing management such as data analysis, negotiations support, etc. This may also include purchasing activities.
  • Playing a supportive role in decision making about important subjects. Presenting to leaders in the business solutions or functional area on functional discipline and business solutions.
  • Working with cross functional teams; having major influence on small business unit or Family within a Function or P&L
  • Providing advice and guidance to functional management or business functions on approaches, projects and programs in the functional area or affecting business organization and ways of working.
  • Handling communication with colleagues and business leaders about change of policy and implementation. Skilled influencer, able to communicate complex messages to others.
  • Leading complex and multidisciplinary projects realizing major changes in the organization.


Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have proven experience within a sourcing or buying role which focused on electronic commodities - components, PCBs etc.
  • Have a demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems.
  • Have excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as established interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Have the ability to lead programs / projects.
  • Be able to document, plan, market, and execute programs.
  • Possess established project management skills.


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 in everything in and work when you are the most productive


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.