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General Electric Product Line Cost Leader in Barcelona, Spain

Role Summary:Drive improvements into performance of New Product Introduction Costing processes to improve profitability. Drive visibility into NPI Cost by establishing global costing process, improving current cost out mechanisms for new products and Engineering changes. Candidate should be an individual which understands GE business performance metrics, and possess a strong problem solving, financial and analytical acumen.

Essential Responsibilities:The candidate will work closely with Engineering, Sourcing and Product Line teams. Candidate should have a desire to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.

  • Develop and implement process for tracking engineering cost out and linking to financial estimates

  • Implement say / do ratio analysis on cost out project execution

  • Establish process to define NPI Costing on early development stages, improving quality of early development cost forecasts. Ensure global alignment of methodologies

  • Support Tollgate say/do ratio analysis on cost estimates to implement best practices on new product developments

  • Develop analytics to improve NPI product costing and Engineering product cost out efforts

  • Understand and be able to articulate intricacies of supply chain accounting dynamics such as NAO vs VOH, Standard cost, and FIFO for As Sold vs Executed Analysis support.

  • Interact with regional and functional teams to lead continuous improvement efforts around the process

  • Drive process improvement and simplify ways of working through process deep dives and leveraging technology/digitization.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with strong experience in Finance).

  • Relevant experience in Supply Chain or Supply Chain Finance experience; FMP or OMLP experience desired

  • Working knowledge of data analytics

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office suite, particularly experienced in Excel

Desired Characteristics:

  • Desired experience with Engineering

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

  • Ability to influence others and lead project teams.

  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact.

  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously.

  • Effective problem identification and solution skills.

  • Proven analytical and organizational ability.

  • Good knowledge of key analytical tools e.g. Alteryx, Dataiku

  • Commercial knowledge of product cost and profitability analysis.

About Us:GE Renewable Energy harnesses the earth’s most abundant resources – the strength of the wind, the heat of the sun and the force of water – to power the world’s biggest economies and the most remote communities. With an innovative spirit and an entrepreneurial mindset, we engineer energy products and digital services that create industry-leading value for our customers around the world. We see the promise of renewable energy everywhere we look. Together with our customers, we’re proving that no one ever has to choose between affordable, reliable, or sustainable energy. We are unleashing limitless energy.

What can we offer?

  • Career growth opportunity

  • Opportunity for process improvement/simplification/standardization

  • Professional and personal development trainings

  • Enthusiastic team with supportive leaders

  • Multicultural and diverse environment

  • A pleasant and modern working environment, including gym, cafeteria and a medical centre located on the office campus

  • Good public transportation and free parking

  • Flexible working hours

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Additional Locations:Hungary;Barcelona;