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Role Summary: As Sourcing Specialist, you will work closely with assigned Sourcing Managers and product segments as the local owner for assigned commodities. You will develop & execute the local sourcing strategies that deliver a competitive advantage for the organization and drive the strategic supplier initiatives.
• Ensure realization of the business objectives for assigned commodity within the purchase family, which includes the Cost of Bill of Materials, Target Costing and Should-Be Costing activities. • Supplier selection, development, and supplier consolidation to ensure sourcing optimization and overall supplier performance. • Driving sourcing strategic initiatives to ensure optimal cost productivity, fulfillment, and obsolescence/life-cycle management by leveraging standardization and latest industry practices. • Building deep relationships with Strategic Suppliers Relationships driving early supplier engagement into GE’s New Product Introduction (NPI) process, and long-term partnership for wing-to-wing product lifecycle. Specific to Indirect Sourcing responsibilities: • Driving business productivity metrics affected by indirect sourcing, ensuring accuracy, identifying new areas of opportunity to drive cost out, implement operating efficiency or improve productivity, including leading bullet trains within the P&L. • Affecting improvement in sourcing processes through digitization and simplification including management / employee communication, policy recommendations or management dashboards for individual spend controls.
Last day to apply is February 19th. Please contact hiring manager Nicolas Roux for questions regarding the position firstname.lastname@example.org.
Qualifications/Requirements: • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Finance or related discipline, or HS Diploma/GED plus some years work experience in the assigned commodity • Computer proficiency • Excellent Interpersonal Skills • Willing to travel occasionally domestically and internationally
Desired Characteristics: • Commercial sourcing experience in all facets of the assigned commodities • Excellent communication skills and analytical skills with the ability to manage and develop supplier relationships • Proven ability to execute and deliver on commitments • Experience implementing a compliant supply chain • Greenbelt certification preferred
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