General Electric Buying/Procurement Specialist (Annaba) in Home/Remote/Alternate, Algeria
Job Description Summary
The Sourcing Specialist will work as the local owner for the O&M sourcing activities. This responsibility includes the development, communication and execution of strategies to ensure realization of the business objectives for the Algeria MGD contract.
Roles and Responsibilities
Lead the execution of the O&M sourcing strategy; deliver a competitive advantage by driving the strategic supplier initiatives, selection, development, and consolidation to ensure optimal business performance.
Execute across the purchase base, with full accountability for meeting cost-out, OTD, NNT (cash) and preferred supplier targets.
Manage the O&M buying process for a given set of goods including OEM parts and services.
Lead site specific projects agreed to with the business Sourcing Leader and O&M Manager on-site
KPI's owner, manage the operational rhythms and reviews with the leadership
Understand and ensure business specific regulatory requirements, global ops compliance, and quality, delivery and cost expectations are met.
Partner with key business stakeholders to ensure sourced material and services OTD meet the needs of the business
Regular collaboration with SQE to ensure qualification plan is established and delivery performance needs are met
Collaborate with commodity leaders to execute negotiation on specifically assigned commodities
Manage the operational relationship with suppliers.
Work Cross-functionally with business teams to effectively implement business solutions
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college or high school degree
At least min. 5 years of work experience in sourcing/supply chain
Manufacturing experience would be an asset
Ability to effectively and accurately transmit, receive and interpret data through the application of appropriate communication behaviors.
Very strong organizational and communication (both verbal and written) skills
Knowledge of SAP/ERP systems
Knowledge and capability to use the tools, processes, and best practices for predicting business trends and providing forecasts that drive business decisions and planning.
Strong influencing & collaboration skills
Fluent in English and French would be a plus
Excellent ability to build rapport across the organization
Relocation Assistance Provided: No