Location(s): United States; Massachusetts; Billerica
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Role Summary: This role is based in Billerica, MA, which is part of the GE Oil & Gas Digital Solutions business.
Essential Responsibilities: In the role of Senior Materials Manager, you will:
Manage a team of material buyers and planners
Coordinate and expedite the flow of materials (from suppliers and also within departments) according to production schedules
Plan and schedule material/production needs
Have a seasoned and deep understanding of concepts, approaches and methodology used
Have a deep expertise on the level of a technological field
Manage master planning, material processes and systems, prepare and update production schedules and purchasing needs
Ensure operational alignment with production plan and KPIs
Optimize inventory and process improvements and be considered a senior and seasoned practitioner
Work on complex technological solutions
Solve issues and develop new solutions require usage of methods and approaches with some precedence
Have authority in the network of experts and in project teams
Present product / program strategies, technical roadmaps, risks and recommendations to senior leaders across GE
Input and influence decisions within own discipline and area
Communicate recommendations and solutions across direct organization and with cross-functional partner organizations
Be involved in complex decision making sometimes with external parties
Be involved in the implementation of SAP
Be involved in coordinating transfer of work activities
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
Minimum 5 years of experience in Materials Planning and Execution including minimum 2 years of people management experience
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
SAP and Oracle experience an advantage
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Locations: United States; Massachusetts; Billerica
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