General Electric Sourcing Commodity Leader – Wind Mechanical in Shanghai, China

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:

This position will be the business sourcing management person for the assigned sub commodity, reporting to Wind Commodity Team Leader

Essential Responsibilities:

Through strong technical / market expertise a successful candidate will:

* Work closely with respective GCL / Site Sourcing Leader to drive China Sourcing Strategy through commodity assignment

 * Search, identify, visit and develop potential suppliers to grow China buy for assigned commodities.

* Support GCL / Site Sourcing leader to execute RFQ (Request For Quotation) packages, negotiate Pricing and Supply Agreement; implement Terms & Conditions in line with sourcing strategy

* Execute eSA process to approve potential suppliers

  • Conduct business practices in line with integrity and compliance

* Support Global wind mechanical commodity team members to develop China Grow Plan, and execute Business Plan

* Own and manage key suppliers’ performance to ensure long term cooperation


  • BS / BA Degree

  • 5 years sourcing / operational / PO fulfillment experience

  • Cross-functional and International team experience

  • Wind Turbine knowledge

  • Demonstrated negotiation skills, contract development and business law knowledge

  • High motivation and influencing skills

  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal / facilitation skills

  • Proactive and positive self-starter with energy, enthusiasm and ability to execute

  • Experienced working skills with Microsoft Suite (i.e. Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and web based tools

Desired Characteristics:

  • Project management experiences

  • Ability to decode engineering prints / specification / manufacturing processes

Locations: China; ShangHai; Shanghai