General Electric Senior Product Support Sourcing Buyer in West Chester, Ohio
Role Summary:The Senior Product Support Sourcing Buyer will be responsible for negotiating aftermarket Product Support Agreements (PSAs) and executions with Controls Suppliers in support of internal and external airline customer expectations. You will negotiate with suppliers to achieve the best contractual outcome for the business and our customers. The role requires a comprehensive in-depth understanding of Aviation sourcing processes, services concepts and policies, and fleet support requirements.
In this role you will:
Define and manage supplier product support strategy - including the generation and maintenance of PSAs and any associated amendments
Lead negotiations on product support agreements with commodity suppliers, establishing terms and conditions which support product line and airline customer expectations
Manage financial field recovery
Lead GE Aviation financial field recovery plans / negotiations with suppliers
Communicate across the direct organization, product lines, and customer support organizations on matters dealing with PSAs, associated contractual arrangements / coverage and strategy
Provide product support agreement interpretation and guidance to business stakeholders
Identify and deliver value - adding opportunities from the supply chain
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college
A minimum of 5 years experience in Sourcing, Services and / or Fielded Customer Support
A minimum of 3 years experience in Commodity Management
Effective oral and written communication skills
Ability to influence others and lead small teams
Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously
Effective problem identification and solution skills
Proven analytical and organizational ability
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Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable). This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.Additional Locations:United States;Ohio;West Chester, Cincinnati;