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General Electric Lead buyer in Veresegyhaz, Hungary

Job Description Summary

Lead Buyer will be responsible for driving Sourcing processes related to supply chain sourcing operations. Responsibility is to ensure the most efficient and accurate processing of all transactions with the overall goal of minimizing the total cost of transactions while orders are delivered on time and are of high quality.

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Drive product line level metrics improvement on fulfillment by not hurting cost and quality initiatives

  • Single point of contact for internal customers. Keep them updated on material arrivals and difficulties

  • Monitor & supervise PO accuracy involve Genpact team

  • Manage Genpact team on PO placing, need by date update, promise date collection, Invoice issue resolution and GRNI clean-up

  • Support Buyers to expedite and prioritize supply chain to meet factory need

  • Develop strong understanding of suppliers’ capacities, capabilities & processes to be able to improve their performance

  • Responsible for lead time reduction, ensure contract execution line market shares & agreed prices and drive identification of opportunities for cost savings

  • Support new supplier promotion, development

  • Manage and facilitate visits & regular conference calls with suppliers

  • Focus on key sourcing initiatives, continuous improvement and Lean methodology to mitigate fulfillment risk

  • Support Inventory preventing early deliveries and focusing on usage of slow movers

  • Manage regular forecasting process for stable material inflow

  • Drive new hire training and SOP creation and maintenance.

  • Support NPI activates

  • Update safety stock level regularly based on production volume

  • Maintain LOB on critical items to ensure supportive service level to production

  • Manage NCN process and communicate and collect Vendor Bill Back

  • Assist in maintaining supplier scorecards

  • Active participation on all training

Required Qualifications

  • BA, BSc degree in Business Management, Engineering or Technical Degree and /or equivalent experience.

  • Demonstrated experience in sourcing

  • Implementation of continuous improvement and quality improvement efforts.

  • Familiarity with ERP systems and integrations

  • Proficiency in MS office


  • Excellent communication, analytical, influencing and presentation skills

  • Good communication level of spoken and written English is essential

  • Team player attitude

  • Demonstrated skill in formal problem solving processes and tools.

  • Strong interpersonal skills; Able to forge internal customer and external supplier relationships.

  • Displays Courage & Candor in a respectful manner with internal stakeholders & customers.

  • Good People Management Skills.

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No