General Electric Lead Buying/Procurement Specialist in Vadodara, India
Role Summary:Manages the buying process for a given set of goods. Apply sourcing policy, interface between supplier and entity with respect to specifications and budgets. Positions requiring understanding of a concepts, methods and procedures to enable sourcing execution.
Essential Responsibilities:Place and follow-up on POs. Manage relationships with suppliers for PO execution. Manage problems and schedule changes. Update ERP. Assess supplier capabilities and make recommendations on supplier acceptability. Understand strategies for assigned commodities & proactively drive initiatives to meet Sourcing objectives. Analyze and track Supplier promise date accuracy and develop reports to ensure Supplier promise date accuracy .Support commodity buys. Writes reports to track PO activity and supplier performance. Communicates with direct team and supervisor. Presents to internal teams on metrics, project status and research. Elaborates proposals for improvement in approaches, methods, procedures and processes in the own field. Contributes to project as a team member. Materials planning and execution with suppliers & relevant stakeholders for 100% on time production fulfillment. Identify risks, create visibility, and identify & drive actions for risk mitigation associated with production and customer fulfillment by closely working with Suppliers, Quality, Sourcing, Customs COE, Schedulers,
Manufacturing, Finance, warehousing, logistics, and all such relevant stakeholders. Manages end to end Logistics operations. Close monitoring and control over Materials requirement from customer fulfillment perspective at various stages such as program phase, FSA, ramp-up, engagement with global & domestic stakeholders to remain in control and on track of programs. Control and proactive manage alerts from Material Optimization Suite (MOS) and SAP. Participate, drive, and implement various lean and digital initiatives such as PFEP, VMI, Supplier OTD, and replenishment models. Drive the control of inventory of Raw Materials and GIT/SIT as per inventory entitlement as well as ensure control over slow moving/Obsolescence as per inventory policy. Further, keep on optimizing inventory levels and meeting the inventory turns target . Participate and work closely with sourcing and program teams to ensure successful roll out of the products/programs. Identify and manage bottleneck and capacity constraints and improvement opportunities. Timely update and release daily, weekly and monthly metrics charts
and focus on performance trajectories. Work closely with logistics and warehouse for optimization of space and cost Qualifications/
Qualifications/Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an accredited university or college with at least 10+ years of experience in, Buying/Procurement/Sourcing/Material Planning/Supply Chain Management. Good exposure to SAP, MS Office etc.
Desired Characteristics:Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work independently. Strong problem solving skills.
About Us:GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably,
and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.comAdditional Locations:India;Vadodara;