Baker Hughes Buying / Procurement Specialist (Chemicals) – Sugar Land, TX in SUGAR LAND, Texas

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:

The Buying/Procurement Specialist will be responsible for procuring raw materials for the plant operations and acting as the liaison between the suppliers, logistics and operations in a fast paced environment.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Identifying predetermined suppliers for requisitions.

  • Create purchase orders and sending them to the suppliers.

  • Create truck requests for transportation.

  • Act as liaison between suppliers, logistics and operations.

  • Reconcile blocked invoices that are in workflow.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

  • 3 years of experience in procurement or chemical experience

  • Familiarity with SAP

  • Proven ability to manage and execute projects

  • Strong analytical skills and experience in converting data to useful information utilizing MS Excel

  • Proven Ability to communicate & collaborate effectively at all levels of the organization

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience in the source-to-pay process or other initiatives identified above

  • ISM or APICS certification

  • Customer-focused and results-oriented

  • Ability to work, motivate and influence in a cross-functional, multi-site, global team environment

  • Lean and Six Sigma experience/certifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university


Sugar Land, TX

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Job: Sourcing

Title: Buying / Procurement Specialist (Chemicals) – Sugar Land, TX

Location: Texas-SUGAR LAND

Requisition ID: 1817338