GE Lead Specialist Operations in Dubai, Turkey

Job Number



GE Global Operations

Business Segment

Global Operations Middle East & Africa

About Us

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Posted Position Title

Lead Specialist Operations

Career Level




Function Segment


Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Turkey

South Africa

United Arab Emirates



Saudi Arabia


Dubai, Cairo, Lagos. Istanbul, Johannesburg, Riyadh

Postal Code


Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

As the Operations lead you will partner with the business teams matrix to build and execute streamlined processes and procedures that bring value aligned with the indirect sourcing goals and initiatives.

Essential Responsibilities

• Work with Global Functional Lead to functionally manage the Source to Pay process.

• Interface between both business sourcing teams as well as technical teams effectively

• Work closely with the IT Development team to provide business requirements, discuss solutions, identify the best possible approach

• Interface with GE businesses to discuss enhancements and programs being implemented on the SSS platform

• Lead global projects spanning multiple businesses and countries to ensure a standard solution that meets all requirements delivered on schedule and within budget

• Minimize business specific customizations on the platform, and strive to achieve global configurable solutions wherever possible

• Evaluate business requests and provide recommendations on approval to implement the change on S2P platforms

• Work with the IT team to ensure solution design is configurable to minimize future maintenance effort

• Support business requests, issues raised to ensure they are addressed satisfactorily

• Work with the support teams to ensure the platform is operating in an efficient and compliant manor


• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college

• Minimum 3 years of experience in sourcing, procurement, and/or payables

• Working knowledge of Source to Pay life cycle

Desired Characteristics

• Oracle R12 Sourcing, Procurement, Payables, Cash Management, iSupplier module experience

• Proactive approach to problem solving

• Standardizing and simplifying

• Clear thinking and ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization

• Strong analytical skills with the ability to creatively assess business impact of key decisions

• Strong project management & relationship management skills