General Electric Logistics Project Specialist in Gyal, Hungary

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.

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.

This is an exciting position to be part of a diverse, multicultural team with constant challenges, opportunities to grow and expand responsibilities, capabilities to succeed. Joining us, you will be working in the new warehouse building in Gyál (near Budapest) in a prominent office building. Our office provides possibilities to park your car, enjoy coffee with your colleagues, have fun in breaktime by playing table soccer, or have leisure meetings in the bean-bag meeting room.

Role Summary:

The Logistics Project Specialist is responsible for managing the year over year, productivity program on a $10MM annual warehousing/packaging budget. He/she is primarily responsible for leading projects to optimize overall warehousing/packaging costs while tracking the actual spend vs. budget. With analytical methods and a variety of tools understands warehousing/packaging operations, processes & activities, and controls, reduces costs.

Essential Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include data management, analyzing performance, identifying problems, and developing, recommending and implementing solutions to solve the problems.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for executing the required level year over year productivity program in warehousing/packaging.

  • Develop project deck by monitoring and understanding warehousing/packaging cost levers.

  • Drive “close the gap” actions all over Europe warehousing/packaging.

  • Create visibility & accountability on all warehousing/packaging projects; facilitate the development of line-of-sight metrics to link warehousing/packaging activities to Industrial Solutions strategic initiative around cost reductions.

  • When necessary assist in generating detailed reports explaining variances between the Budget/Op Plan and actual costs (YoY walks”).

  • Learn and use Lean Six Sigma tools to identify & implement projects to reduce Logistics' cost. Qualifications/Requirements: The ideal candidate:

  • has Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college;

  • has significant experience in warehousing function;

  • speaks fluent English;

  • project management mindset;

  • is experienced in using an ERP system;

  • can navigate their way through Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word and Power Point). Desired Characteristics: Your chances are higher if

  • you have strong oral and written communication skills;

  • you have strong interpersonal and leadership skills;

  • you have good problem solving skills;

  • you are excellent at record keeping and organization skills;

  • you speak one additional language besides English;

  • you prefer to work in a team and make friends with colleagues;

  • you like to share developmental ideas. Locations: Hungary; GyalGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . 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.