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Role Summary: Negotiate with dedicated providers according to specific policies. Achieve the best contractual conditions while also ensuring internal customer satisfaction. Seasoned and deep understanding of sourcing concepts, approaches and methodology used. Set sourcing strategy with strong process responsibility to develop complex and comprehensive supplier / buyer contractual relationships to meet the business needs.
In addition you will :
Own sourcing specific ERPs, processes and tools
Review and improve processes
Work on special initiatives
Is considered a senior and seasoned practitioner
Develops strategies and drives negotiations to meet the quality, fulfillment and productivity requirements of the business
Has authority in the network of experts and in project teams
Balance both tactical execution with strategic initiatives necessary to drive cost reduction projects
Presents product / program strategies, Sourcing roadmaps, risks and recommendations to senior leaders (EB and SEB) across GE
Inputs and influences decisions within own discipline and area
Communicates recommendations and solutions across direct organization and with cross-functional partner organizations
Involved in complex decision making sometimes with external parties
Regularly advises management in the function and / or in the business
Has a supportive role in decision making about important subjects
Acts frequently as a project leader in projects involving the business and other functions
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
Minimum of 5 years of experience in Sourcing Initiatives
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects
Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs
Established project management skills
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