Baker Hughes Senior Global Procurement Manager (OFS) - Claremore, OK in CLAREMORE, Oklahoma

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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 is currently hiring a Senior Global Procurement Manager based in Claremore, Oklahoma.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Represents procurement and purchasing activities in a matrixed organization

  • Leads a team of managers and analysts to develop standard tools, processes, policies and KPIs for the global enterprise.

  • Assumes a leadership role and works collectively with Plant Managers to establish annual goals and objectives

  • Conducts regular Plant Purchasing performance reviews and provides constructive assessment and recommendations for improvement

  • Conducts a weekly staff meeting to communicate corporate news and updates, progress on initiatives, and to encourage the sharing of best practices

  • Provides coaching and mentorship to staff to further their personal development and the success of their teams

  • Identifies priority training needs and works with Human Resources to formulate training support

  • Develops and reports performance metrics and provides supplier performance information.

  • Develops and promotes supplier rewards and recognition programs

  • Leads formal supplier performance reviews when necessary and when there is significant impact to the business

  • Liaisons with supply chain executive management and executes on required tasks and projects

  • Engages with functional support organizations such as Supplier Quality, Finance, IT, etc. to drive initiatives and to align policies and procedures

  • Collaborates with Strategic Sourcing to propose and implement improvements to sourcing policies to improve cost management and on time delivery performance.

  • Maintains complete industry and commodity knowledge.

  • Handles special projects as assigned.


  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college

  • 5 years of experience in sourcing/procurement for direct and indirect spend

  • SAP knowledge and experience required.

  • Ability to travel up to 25%

Desired Characteristics:

  • Six Sigma Certification, experience with lean principals and continuous improvement initiatives preferred.

  • Professional certification, such as APICS, a plus.

  • Extensive knowledge of company product lines.

  • Excellent negotiation, contract and alliance management skills.

  • Must be able to adapt to changing priorities.

  • Excellent ability to communicate with internal customers and suppliers.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office suite.

  • Thorough knowledge of Master Supply Agreement (MSA) content and structure, including, but not limited to, legal terms and conditions, transportation INCO terms, import and export regulations, SOX compliance, and payment terms.

  • Comprehensive understanding of manufacturing processes required


Claremore, OK

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Job: Sourcing

Title: Senior Global Procurement Manager (OFS) - Claremore, OK

Location: Oklahoma-CLAREMORE

Requisition ID: 1808448