General Electric Lead Manufacturing Specialist 1 - Material Plan & Execution_AVI in Springdale, Ohio
Job Description Summary
Coordinate and expedite the flow of materials (from suppliers and also within departments) according to production schedules. Plan and schedule material/production needs. Comprehensive in-depth understanding of complex and highly technical concepts and principles in the own part of the function. Strong knowledge of technical concepts in technologies that intersect with own technical space.
Manage multiple suppliers and acquire data required for master planning, material processes and systems, prepare and update production schedules and purchasing needs. Ensure operational alignment with production plan and KPIs. Optimize supplier responsiveness and information flow to drive process improvements. Leads analytical activities using proven technologies and vested approaches and methods, track performance and assist in supplier selection process. Communicates across direct organization, specifically Customer Service, and supplier base. Presents to senior leaders (EB and SEB) in specific technical space and on cross functional teams on supplier capabilities, and how technologies interconnect and contribute to overall strategy. Connects the dots across technologies and develop cross-technology solutions; works on cross-functional projects/teams to deliver technology solutions for the business. Communicates across the function in area of expertise.