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  • Job Function: Sourcing
  • Experience Level: Experienced
  • Posted Date: 3/14/2018 12:54:40 AM
  • Job #: 1801968
  • Location(s): Singapore; Singapore; SINGAPORE

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 (BHGE) has an opening for a Buyer in Singapore. The position will support the Supply Chain – Manufacturing Division. As a leader in the oilfield services industry, BHGE offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our leading technologies and our ability to apply them safely and effectively create value for our customers and shareholders.
Essential Responsibilities: 
  • Under direct supervision, manages delivery and quality performance, cost and inventory management, and customer satisfaction for raw material suppliers.
  • Interviews or contacts supplier representatives, and secures bids.
  • Manages purchase order execution and product delivery, including placement of on-time schedule agreements, mitigation of billing adjustments / terminations and execution of cost reduction goals.
  • May expedite the filling of orders by suppliers to meet production. May substitute items within pre-approved guidelines.
  • Works to maximize production capacity in accordance with production and master schedules.
  • Coordinate with other functional team members in resolving issues which may arise during purchase order life cycle management.
  • Actively uses continuous improvement tools to improve HS&E, quality, delivery, financial performance, employee engagement, and customer satisfaction.
  • Conducts all business activities in accordance with Baker Hughes Health, Safety and Environmental policies, Legal Compliance requirements and Baker Hughes Core Values.
  • Handles special projects as assigned.  
  • Technical Diploma (in Metallurgy stream is preferred) / equivalent or higher education.
  • Experience/knowledge of different engineering metal / alloy grades used in Oil & Gas industry.
  • Knowledge of purchasing practices, principles and procedures.  


  • Strong communication and inter-personal skills.
  • Previous raw material purchase/sales experience in oil & gas industry is preferred.
  • Ability to analyse and present statistical data.
  • Knowledge of MS Office applications, including some knowledge of intermediate level Excel functionality.
  • Knowledge / experience in lean.
  • Must be able to balance multiple tasks in challenging, fast-paced work environment.
  • Good organizational and time management skills. 
273 Jalan Ahmad Ibrahim – Singapore
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

Locations: Singapore; Singapore; SINGAPORE

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