General Electric Senior Administrative Assistant in Ft Worth, Texas

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 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 for a Senior Administrative Assistant role based in Houston, TX

BHGE BEACON Senior Administrative Assistant works independently performing a wide range of complex and confidential administrative and clerical support duties. Requires excellent communication and interpersonal skills and ability to provide information and service to a wide range of internal and external contacts.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Expert computer skills including advanced knowledge ofMS Office software packages and/or advanced knowledge of company-specificdatabases.

  • Broad knowledge of practices and procedures of thedepartment and the company.

  • Strong organizational skills. Excellent communicationand analytical skills. Must be able to work well with stringent deadlinesand possess good organizational skills.

  • Commitment to customer service and ability to work inteam-oriented environment. Self-motivated.

  • SAP experience and procurement experience preferred.

  • Answering phone inquiries, directing calls, andproviding basic company information

  • Monitors budget including tracking expenditures andproviding reports. May prepare spreadsheets for budgets, grants orcontracts, including tracking and maintaining expenditures and reconcilingaccounts; uses budget tool. Prepares financial reports using on-linefinancial systems or oversees and directs the work of an associatepreparing the reports. May serve as approver for financial transactionsrepresenting the department.

  • Provides wide ranges of support including: keyboarding,composing and editing letters, memoranda, reports, lecture/coursematerials, presentations, and cases. Prepares copy for publication orsubmission of customer proposals and/or reports. Arranges travel,accommodation, itineraries, and all correspondence related to arrangementsas needed.

  • Plans/organizes and implements events such as meetings,business luncheons, or client visits

  • Prepares reports, presentations, and data, as well asmaintaining files, records, and correspondence for meetings

  • Handles confidential information; organizes andmaintains files

  • May help plan company events, meetings, and employeeteam building activities or special projects.

  • Manages complex calendars, arranges for meetings,appointments and travel arrangements.


  • College degreepreferred, or an equivalent of education plus experience in an office environment

  • Five plus yearsrelated experience with proven office administration and customer serviceskills required

  • Solid workingknowledge of office processes and business policy development, and of relatedcomputer software and electronic communications tools.

  • Proven interpersonalskills with experience providing complex administrative support in ahigh-profile environment with tact and diplomacy.

  • Experience managing toa budget and with multiple deadlines required. Ability to work across teams andwith a variety of projects and constituencies.

  • SAP experience preferred

  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft OfficeSuite (Word, PowerPoint, andExcel); scheduling appointments/updating calendars a must.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Able to concentrate on multiple problems/tasks at once

  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills

Desired Characteristics:

  • Comfortable in afast-paced environment with multiple tasks and projects at hand

  • Able to organize andmanage large amounts of files, tasks, schedules, and information

  • Provides advancedsupport by handling a wide variety of administrative functions within afunctional area. May be responsible for performing office tasks such as filingand/or maintaining highly confidential records, processing transactions andother similar duties. May prepare reports, presentations or correspondence.Follows organizational and departmental procedures to complete tasks. Maysupport in facilitating logistics of functional group. May handle specialprojects as assigned.

  • Self-directed and ableto work without supervision or under limited supervision.

  • Energetic and eager totackle new projects and ideas

  • Comfortable in both aleadership and team-player role, manages team members, leads assistantmeetings, and supervises when needed

  • Answers phoneinquiries, directs calls for executive team

  • Able to perform all clerical duties, taking memos,maintaining files and confidential information, organizing documents asneeded.


Houston, TX

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 at

Locations: United States; Texas; HOUSTON

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.