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Buyer_Purchasing Specialitist

  • GE Power
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/4/2017 3:42:31 AM
  • WUH001V1
  • Job Function: Sourcing
  • Business Segment:
Location(s): China; Wuhan

Role Summary:

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. GE is organized around a global exchange of knowledge, the "GE Store", through which each business shares and accesses the same technology, markets, structure and intellect. Each invention further fuels innovation and application across our industrial sectors. With people, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for customers by speaking the language of industry.


Tasks & Responsibilities

Description of the main principle tasks & responsibilities in the dimensions of operational, financial, process & tools, and people related

• Manage RFQ, Bid Evaluation, PO Recommendation, PO issue, PO administration, Reporting, Payment, Claim, Backcharge and PO Close-out. 

• Support PPLM for fulfilment of the sourcing targets and commitments in the project.

• Support SPA to execute material delivery on time.

• Coordinate with relevant Commodity Leader for Project Sourcing.

• Support tendering as required.

• Develop new competitive supplier and support for qualification and performance assessment.

Key Performance Indicators

One evidence of good performance related to each single task and responsibility mentioned above

• Cash improvement.

• On time performance for PO placement.

• Cost reduction for Project Sourcing.

• Successful claim management against third parties.

• Professional Sourcing tools usage (PMX, PWS, POR, MTA, etc.)

     Objectives, Targets and Performance Measurements are defined on a yearly basis.


Area(s) where the position holder is the decision maker:


Education & Trainings

Mandatory (MUST)

• University Bachelor Degree in technical, supply chain or commercial business studies.

• 3 years of working experience in Sourcing or technical.

• At least passed CET-4 English test.

Desirable (NICE TO HAVE)

Knowledge in the following domains

• Power Engineering/Commercial education in University.

Professional Experience

Experience gained on the job during professional life.

Mandatory (MUST)

• Minimum 3 years working experience in Procurement, Logistics, Tendering or Project Management

• Good experience in dealing with suppliers and PO management of technical equipment

• Well in English speaking, Reading and Writing.

Desirable (NICE TO HAVE)

• Technical knowledge in utility boiler and power plant/mechanical engineering

• Experience in Project Management.

Behavioural and/or Technical Know-how

Mandatory (MUST)

• Good understanding of legal/contractual aspects.

• Good negotiation skills in dealing with suppliers and internal stakeholders

• Risk management knowledge.

• Good communicator and team work capability.

• General knowledge of purchasing standards, policies, procedures, and Sourcing management philosophy.

• Well in writing and communication skills, transparency, team spirit.

• Sense of urgency, commitment to respect deadlines

• Quality mind set.

• Basics skill in project scheduling/planning.

• Technical knowledge of products purchased and power plant familiarity.

• Behaviour and conduct in line with GE Code of Conduct (The Spirit and The Letter) and GE Beliefs.

Desirable (NICE TO HAVE)

• Proactive and adapts readily in multi-discipline project team

• Tidy documentation and filing

Language Skills

Mandatory (MUST)

• English (fluency in writing and speaking)

• Chinese (fluency in writing and speaking)

Desirable (NICE TO HAVE)

• Knowledge of any other language would be an advantage

Locations: China; Wuhan

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE 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.
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