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Sourcing Program Leader

  • GE Energy Connections
  • Experienced
  • Posted 7/26/2017 5:36:41 PM
  • 2874343
  • Job Function: Sourcing
  • Business Segment: Energy Connections Industrial Solutions
Location(s): Poland; Bielsko-Biala

About Us:
GE Energy Connections designs and deploys industry-leading technologies that turn the world on. We
transport, convert, automate and optimize energy to ensure we provide safe, efficient and reliable electrical
power. Uniting all the resources and scale of the world’s first digital industrial company, we connect brilliant
machines, grids, and systems to power utility, oil & gas, marine, mining and renewables customers, that
keep our world running.

Role Summary:
The Sourcing Program Leader - will be accountable for and drive successful execution of assigned NPI projects in Industrial Solutions Business within Sourcing deliverable.

Essential Responsibilities:
As the Sourcing Program Leader in EMEA region you will:
• Lead and coordinate all sourcing activities engaging external vendors (documents exchange, vendor creation, negotiations, contracting) within assigned NPI projects,
• Interface with Engineering and Customer teams as needed to ensure scope changes meet requirements,
• Drive the RFQ & supplier selection processes within NPI projects,
• Coordinate prototyping at external vendors,
• Champion design for supply chain,
• Understand impact of supplier schedules on total project; coordinate top items and critical components to drive appropriate priorities; balance project schedule changes with material plans,
• Create and present Project sourcing status reports along with project team to business and customer,
• Drive total PO Management, ensuring all items and services are ordered with alignment on cost / schedule / bookkeeping,
• Facilitate meetings and workout sessions with cross- functional teams on sourcing topics,
• Ensure 2- way communication with business leadership on sourcing matters,
• Analyze risks and benefits of sourcing decisions and can clearly present proposals with this risk analysis,
• Participate in Make-Buy, Should Cost processes,
• Drive Early Supplier Engagement for critical parts/process,
• Drive dual source strategy for new components,
• Co-own Sourcing Reviews for assigned NPI projects,
• Participate in tooling process,
• Track purchased materials cost vs. target,
• Coordinate completing materials compliance process from Sourcing perspective.

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree (or equivalent in knowledge/experience),
• Engineering background is an advantage,
• Fluent written and spoken English,
• Additional languages are advantage,
• PRoven sourcing/supply chain experience (or equivalent),
• Excellent communication, presentation and networking skills,
• Passion for working towards challenging goals,
• Openness for new initiatives, fast learner, proactive,
• Driven by execution of tasks,
• Ability to work under pressure,
• Strong work ethics with unyielding integrity,
• Team player,
• Advanced MS-Office, SAP and Oracle SSP basic user knowledge is an advantage.

Locations: Poland; Bielsko-Biala
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