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Buyer Sourcing specialist

  • Baker Hughes GE
  • Experienced
  • Posted 12/19/2017 7:49:44 AM
  • 1714974
  • Job Function: Sourcing
  • Business Segment:
Location(s): Australia; Victoria; MELBOURNE


Role Summary:

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company leverages minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world 

Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company on Twitter @BHGECo, or visit us at BHGE.com.

 

Role Summary:

 

Baker Hughes Chemical & Industrial Services offers the opportunity as Buyer Sourcing specialist to be part of the team in office in Melbourne, Australia.

 

Essential Responsibilities:

 

·         Sourcing new products for new business is a major component of the job.

·         Independently manages all aspects of supplier relationships, including contract negotiations, delivery and quality performance, cost and inventory management, and customer satisfaction.

·         Manages purchase order execution and product delivery, including placement of on-time schedule agreements, mitigation of billing adjustments / terminations and execution of cost reduction goals.

·         Actively drives supplier improvement activities and supplier program reviews.

·         Works to maximize production capacity in accordance with production and master schedules.

·         Recommends new developments in materials and supplies.

·         May oversee the approval and control of purchasing activities for an assigned product group/staff.

·         Fosters active daily use of continuous improvement tools to improvise, quality, delivery, financial performance, employee engagement, and customer satisfaction.

·         May develop work tasks and instructions specifying processes/equipment required to meet finished good needs.

·         Handles special projects as assigned.

·         Conducts all business activities in accordance with Baker Hughes Health, Safety and Environmental policies, Legal Compliance requirements and Baker Hughes Core Values. 

 

Qualification / requirements:

 

·         Applies mastery-level knowledge of purchasing practices, principles and procedures. 

·         Energetic self-starter with strong negotiation skills.

·         Ability to analyse and present statistical data. Knowledge of SAP.

·         Advanced knowledge of MS Office applications, including advanced level knowledge of Excel.

·         Strong communication skills.

·         Strong organizational and time management skills.

·         Must be able to balance multiple projects in a challenging, fast-paced work environment. 

 

Desired Characteristics:

 

·         Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience.

·         5+ years procurement, sourcing or similar experience.

·         Order Management experience a plus.

·         1+years’ experience in a leadership role.

·         Professional purchasing or supply chain certification preferred. 

 

Location

 

Melbourne, Australia.

 

Baker Hughes, a GE 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. Learn more

 



Locations: Australia; Victoria; MELBOURNE

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE 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.


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