Baker Hughes Corporate Account Executive (Upstream Chemicals) – Calgary, AB in CALGARY, Canada

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 deploys 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.

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Role Summary:

Baker Hughes, a GE Company has an opening for a Corporate Account Executive – Upstream Chemicals in Calgary, AB. As a leader in the oilfield industry, Baker Hughes offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our leading technologies and our ability to apply them safely and effectively can create value for our customers and our shareholders. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing ongoing profitable relationships with customers and continually maintain a professional image for the company, while achieving a high level of success in sales of our Upstream Chemicals services and products.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain customer relationships with small and large accounts and complex products/services with the Upstream Chemicals Product Line

  • Write and submit bids, quote prices, negotiate bids, provide advice on pricing and provide timely and accurate response to customer proposals

  • Develop and maintains sales account management strategies to increase sales and profits with assigned accounts

  • Aligns with the Upstream Chemicals Operations and Technical teams to identify and target sales opportunities

  • Perform professional presentations or demonstrations while on-site, as well as off-site at customer locations

  • Follow-up on all sales leads in a timely/effective manner and make necessary sales presentations to customers and management as requested

  • Analyze customers’ needs and ensure customer satisfaction by recommending products/services that will contribute to customers’ production

  • Successfully communicate with internal departments to explain the needs of the customers and provide recommendations on how to fulfill the customer needs

  • Establish pricing agreements, terms and conditions, or Master Service Agreement where needed

  • Emphasize product/service features and benefits, and overcome objections of prospective customers

  • Build and foster a network of referrals to create new opportunities for revenue growth

  • Leads, facilitates and/or coordinates internal and external meetings. Participates in contract and pricing negotiations, communicates capabilities of other BHI Product Lines to the customer

  • Achievement of established sales goals and revenue objectives

  • Review profit and service commitments and may assist in develop commercial offerings

  • Mentor junior account executives to succeed as a team

  • Conduct all business activities in accordance with Baker Hughes’ HSE policies, legal compliance requirements and core values


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent university degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • 5 plus years industry related field sales experience

  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

  • Strong ability to develop and build relationships, self-driven and comfortable with “cold-calling”

  • Flexible with the ability to be available for customer meetings, events and trade shows as well as travel when required

  • Experience in writing, negotiating and managing bids

  • Self-motivated with a strong drive for success

  • Integrity, passion and in-person presentation skills are essential for this position

Desired Characteristics:

  • Technical knowledge of company’s products and services and their application to the customer requirements

  • Oil sands production processes such as oil/water separation, boiler water treatment, and/or upgrader/refinery experience would be an asset

  • Expert computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) CRM software (SalesForce) experience would be an asset


Calgary, AB

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Job: Sales

Title: Corporate Account Executive (Upstream Chemicals) – Calgary, AB

Location: Canada-Alberta-CALGARY

Requisition ID: 1805936