Baker Hughes Strategic Sourcing Manager - Electronics Specialist in CELLE, Germany

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:

BHGE has an opening for a Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager responsible for selected Electrical and Electronics commodities.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provide Strategic Sourcing leadership for assigned commodities.

  • Develop and execute Sourcing strategies to enable growth, increase margin, reduce costs, and rationalize the supply base.

  • Collaborate with Product Line, Manufacturing and Engineering on Sourcing strategies.

  • Adapt supply chain to meet cyclical and peak demand profiles.

  • Negotiate Supply agreements as needed.

  • Negotiate price, capacity, payment terms, supplier chargebacks, etc. with suppliers.

  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with S&OP, Product Line, Operations, Quality, Engineering and Manufacturing organizations.

  • Drive supplier/product qualifications to successful completion.

  • Lead quality, delivery, and payment issue resolutions on an as needed basis.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree.

  • Minimum 8 years of Sourcing/Procurement experience.

  • Demonstrated ability to negotiate price, terms, and capacity with suppliers.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage supplier relationships and long-term partnerships.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Master’s degree

  • Mfg. Plant experience

  • Lean Six Sigma Certification

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Ability to interact with and influence all levels of the organization

  • Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships with suppliers and internal stakeholders

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Background in O&G, Aerospace, Automotive, etc.

  • Project Management experience

Locations:

Celle, Germany

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Job: Sourcing

Title: Strategic Sourcing Manager - Electronics Specialist

Location: Germany-Lower Saxony-CELLE

Requisition ID: 1807983