Sourcing Specialist - Buying/Procurement
GE Gas Power
Roles and Responsibilities
Collaborate with source commodity teams by translating the business requirements (SOWs) as input to the commodity strategy
Lead the execution of the O&M sourcing strategy for the assigned sites; deliver a competitive advantage by driving the strategic supplier initiatives, selection, development, and consolidation to ensure optimal business performance.
Support sourcing specific ERP (Maximo, Alpha, Charlie…as applicable) and tool data entry, Review and improve processes. Work on special initiatives using Lean/Kaizen methodology and lead system implementation
Deployment of supply chain optimization initiatives in alignment with Commodity and Initiatives teams strategies (e.g. localization, BCC).
Manage the weekly operating rhythms and KPI’s reviews with the leadership
Regular collaboration with SQE teams to ensure quality, delivery and performance needs are met and improvement strategies are implemented.
Execute across the purchase base, with full accountability for meeting deflation (savings), usage, cash and preferred supplier targets.
Own the day-to-day execution of the local procurement process and manage the purchase orders until closed.
Understand and ensure business specific regulatory requirements, global ops compliance, and quality, delivery and cost expectations are met.
Manage the operational relationship with suppliers, organize EHS seminars and bootcamps as a refresher to GE standards and procedures.
Work Cross-functionally with business teams to effectively implement