General Electric Category Manager (Pressure Pumping) Tomball, TX in TOMBALL, Texas
Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only full stream 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.
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Baker Hughes, a GE company has an immediate opening for a Senior Strategic Sourcing / Category Manager in our Pressure Pumping group located at our Tomball, TX location. This position requires an experienced, aggressive, and innovative sourcing manager that knows how to be on the winning side of negotiation. We are looking for innovation in supplier management, cost reduction and contract management.
Lead End to End sourcing operations to meet business demand globally
Execute Global Sourcing Plan for critical raw material to achieve long term success
Develop and execute negotiation strategies to secure cost advantage in the market
Analyze data and business intelligence to identify and exploit trends in the market
Expand supplier relationships to ensure high service levels with competitive pricing
Manage complex strategic sourcing projects with global cross functional team
Negotiates pricing, terms and conditions for agreements with suppliers
Responsible for financial performance of raw material categories
Optimize global sourcing procedures to attain maximum efficiency
Monitors Baker Hughes, a GE company, supplier compliance and performance against established contracts and processes
Maintains thorough industry and commodity knowledge
Proposes and implements improvements to sourcing policies
Handles special projects as assigned
Bachelor's Degree in Business, Engineering, or Supply Chain Management or equivalent experience
7+ years’ experience in sourcing/procurement for direct and indirect spend
2+ years’ experience in a leadership role
Experience in the Chemical, Mechanical, and instrumentation Sourcing
Must be proficient in Microsoft office systems
SAP knowledge and experience
Strong negotiation and contract skills and strong alliance management skills
Must be able to adapt to changing priorities
Excellent ability to communicate with internal customers and suppliers
Thorough knowledge of Master Supply Agreement (MSA) content and structure, Including, but not limited to, legal terms and conditions, transportation INCO terms, payment terms, SOX compliance, and, import and export
APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional, Institute of Supply Management is desired
Six Sigma Certification preferred
Must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship
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Locations: United States; Texas; TOMBALL
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . 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.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.