GE Materials Planner in Fot, Hungary

Job Number



GE Oil & Gas

Business Segment

Oil & Gas Turbomachinery Solutions

About Us

GE Oil & Gas is a world leader in advanced technologies and services with 43,000 employees in more than 100 countries supporting customers across the industry—from extraction to transportation to end use. We develop smart solutions for our customers across the oil and gas value chain delivering the innovation, customized service solutions, training programs and technology that helps them to maximize their efficiency, productivity and equipment reliability.

Work Location: Between Budapest and Fót (15 minutes distance from Budapest center, commuting allowance upon travelling policy or company shuttle bus provided after hiring).

Local canteen on a reduced price and On-site Gym provided.

Posted Position Title

Materials Planner

Career Level




Function Segment

Materials and Production Planning

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Hungary



Postal Code


Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

Manage resources and activities required for the completion of production plan, including logistics, planning, expediting, MRP, procurement in order to support manufacturing.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Lead local Oracle Materials Management system.

  • Ownership of MRP.

  • Interfacing with production, project management, technology and external suppliers in order to schedule the receipt of raw material to meet production demand.

  • Attend project meetings; kick off meetings, etc. for critical projects as needed. Critical projects are identified by function leaders.

  • Establish plant production schedules and regularly update them in Oracle.

  • Set up and monitor control points and alert Management if any of the points get delayed (long lead and final BOM release, assembly, FAT, shipping).

  • Maintain cost plans and regularly monitor actual costs vs. planned costs within each project.

  • Evaluate and drive resolution on all material quality and supply issues.

  • Assist in the development of recovery plans with suppliers for defective of unsatisfactory goods.

  • Release jobs, issue / request direct material to the shop floor.


  • Significant experience in MRP activities.

  • Familiarity with Oracle or other ERP systems.

  • Experience of Implementation of continuous improvement and quality, improvement efforts.

  • Proficiency in MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

  • Knowledge of computer interfacing with an MRP system.

  • Excellent communication, analytical and presentation skills.

  • Good communication level of spoken and written English and Hungarian.

  • Team player attitude.

  • Demonstrated skill in formal problem solving processes and tools.

  • Experience of utilizing Lean tools.

  • Business or Technical University degree is an advantage.