General Electric APAC Sourcing Specialist in Hai Phong, Vietnam
Role Summary:Manage the buying process for a given set of goods. Apply sourcing policy, interface between supplier and entity with respect to specifications and budgets. Requires mastery of a body of theoretical knowledge. Requires developed and strong foundation of function skills and knowledge of relevant purchasing and sourcing concepts. Supporting region including ASEAN\ANZ\Japan\Korea.
Place and follow-up on POs. Manage relationships with suppliers for PO execution.
Manage problems and schedule changes (in the relevant ERP).
Manage Content & Catalogue
Balance both tactical execution with strategic initiatives necessary to drive cost reduction projects.
Specifies needs, communicates about project approach and presents outcomes of research done.
Provides technical / commercial assistance to Commodity Buyers to develop awareness of manufacturing processes and improve product knowledge.
Actively participate in supplier performance reviews.
Advises Functional managers regarding projects, processes and procedures in the own field.
Contributes to project as a team member and lead tail spend management.
Ensure point of contact of AP team from strategic partner
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
Relevant experience in Sourcing (1-3 years)
Some experience in Buying/Procurement
Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously
Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
Ability to influence others
Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact.
Effective problem identification and solution skills.
Proven analytical and organizational ability.
Fluent in English and Japanese as a plus
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