Baker Hughes Strategic Sourcing Manager (Oilfield Tools) Claremore or Oklahoma City, OK in CLAREMORE, Oklahoma

About Us:

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.

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 Strategic Sourcing Manager within the Oil Field Tools (OFT) commodity. Oil Field Tools represents operational spend with third parties on product, rental and service items which make up portion of overall service delivery to end users.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Provide category management for assigned OFT product lines.

  • Perform core category management activities and drive value projects

  • Provide strategy, supply chain solutions and develop project management structure for cost reduction and/or performance improvement.

  • Drives Strategic Supply Agreement (SSA) and Master Supply Agreements (MSA) content and structure including, but not limited to, legal terms and conditions, transportation INCO terms, payment terms, SOX compliance, and import/export

  • Monitors BHGE and supplier compliance and performance against established contracts and processes.

  • Proposes and implements improvements to sourcing policies.

  • Excellent ability to communicate with internal customers and suppliers.

  • Manage team activities with suppliers: Negotiate price, capacity, payment terms, supplier chargebacks, etc. with suppliers.

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

  • Negotiates with suppliers.

  • Monitors BHGE and supplier compliance and performance against established contracts and processes.

  • Acts as the liaison between suppliers and BHGE on strategic sourcing matters.

  • Maintains thorough industry and commodity knowledge.

  • Proposes and implements improvements to sourcing policies.

  • Holds financial responsibility for the commodity team.

  • Handles special projects as assigned


  • Bachelor Degree in engineering or Supply Chain Management or equivalent field of study

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

  • Interpersonal communication

  • Experience on dealing with team problems and conflict resolution

  • Influencer and persuasive

  • Client focus

  • Analytical understanding

  • Change management

  • Ability to handle complex negotiations

Desired Characteristics:

  • 5 years of experience in operations

  • Self-starter

  • Highly motivated

  • Ability to solve complex problems

  • Ability to develop functional relationships across matrix organizations

  • Can function as part of a team, but exhibits ability to function autonomously

  • Excellent communicator

  • Strategic thinker

  • Ability to act strategically

  • Results driven


Claremore, OK or Oklahoma City, OK

Will require travel 15% of the time

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Job: Sourcing

Title: Strategic Sourcing Manager (Oilfield Tools) Claremore or Oklahoma City, OK

Location: Oklahoma-CLAREMORE

Requisition ID: 1816815