General Electric Sourcing Specialist in Haifa, Israel

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.

Role Summary:

Individual will work closely with assigned Sourcing Managers and product segments as the local owner for assigned commodity(s). These responsibilities include the execution of strategies to ensure realization of the business objectives for assigned commodity within the purchase family, which includes the Cost of Bill of Materials, Target Costing and Should-Be Costing activities.

Essential Responsibilities:

• Developing & executing the local sourcing strategies that deliver a competitive advantage driving the strategic supplier initiatives. This includes supplier selection, development, and supplier consolidation to ensure sourcing optimization and overall supplier performance.

• Driving sourcing execution for assigned commodity(s) or suppliers, including full accountability for buy and meeting deflation targets.

• Performing detailed cost analysis of components & manufacturing processes used by our suppliers to ensure highest quality at the lowest cost solution.

• Monitoring supplier quality and delivery performance and developing improvement strategies to ensure business needs are met.

• Partnering with key local business stakeholders to ensure sourced material and services meet the needs of the business.

• Driving improvements in sourcing processes including escalations due to delivery/quality issues, invoicing/payables issues, and database management.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  1. A Bachelor's Degree, or HS Diploma/GED plus 3 years work experience in the assigned commodity

Desired Characteristics:

  1. Minimum of 5 years of commercial sourcing experience in all facets of the assigned commodities

  2. Excellent communication skills and analytical skills with the ability to manage and develop supplier relationships

  3. Proven ability to execute and deliver on commitments

Locations: Israel; Haifa