General Electric Sourcing Specialist 2 - Commodity Management in Tianjin, 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:

C-Parts buyer

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Define the Regional sourcing strategy for his (her) commodity

  • Source good suppliers and develop the suppliers' panels in the Region

  • Overall supplier Quality/Cost/Delivery management of responsible commodities with cooperation of SQE and Procurement specialist

  • Negotiate T&C/FA/Commercial terms per projects and facility needs

  • Lead bidding transparency bidding process per projects and facility needs

  • Support development of best assumptions in tendering and product activities:

  • supports risk &opportunities reviews of projects

  • Support commodity design to cost, standardization and rationalization actions in the Region

  • Place RFQ, negotiate PO, award business, prepare PO hand over to procurement specialist (if needed) & KOM

  • Lead discussions with suppliers during execution in case of NCR claims, PO changes

  • Drive sourcing KPIs

  • Supplier performance management

  • Meets compliance requirement

  • Other assignments from sourcing leader


  • Bachelor Degree

  • Experience in Sourcing / Quality Function / Industrial Engineering or manufacturing functions

  • Commodity knowledge

  • Fluent in English

  • Communication skills, continuous improvement technics

  • Office Software (Word, Excel, Power point, Outlook, Visio)

Desired Characteristics:

Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work independently. Strong problem solving skills.

Locations: China; TianJin; Tianjin