General Electric Sr Manufacturing Manager - Material Plan & Execution in West Chester, Ohio
Job Description Summary
Roles and Responsibilities
Engage with supply chain and manufacturing programs to drive critical part delivery and allocation calls
Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to ensure short term execution as well as longer term planning to ensure capacity to meet business need in future quarters
Manage material processes and systems to provide accurate signals, includes data cleanliness requirements (removal of defects/inaccuracies).
Manage incoming hardware at the fulfillment horizon to align to program needs.
Reviews waterfalls and open orders to manage shortages while building strong relationships with sources
Communicates program needs clearly and concisely to drive results at internal and external source locations
Ensure material flows through DCs (Erlanger) and monitors kitting to align to build plan
Ensure operational alignment with production plan and KPIs.
Optimize inventory and process improvements
Develop in-depth knowledge of a technical discipline. Use prior experience and acquired technical expertise to execute policy/strategy.
Collaborates with sources and assembly teams to mitigate work-stops while reducing delinquency to achieve 100% OTD
In-depth understanding of key business drivers; uses this understanding to accomplish own work. In-depth understanding of how work of own team integrates with other teams and contributes to the area.
Uses judgment and has ability to propose different solutions outside of set parameters. Uses prior experience and on-the-job training to solve tasks. Has access to technical skills and analytic thinking required to solve problems. Able to utilize multiple sources outside of own team to arrive at decisions.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in material planning, fulfillment, supplier delivery, or manufacturing operations)
A minimum of 2 years of material planning, fulfillment, supplier delivery, manufacturing operations, or relevant work experience
Experience working in or directly with manufacturing facilities
Aptitude in GEA materials systems: CAS, Oracle, FOA, AOA, AMT, etc.
Strong oral and written communication - must be able to deliver clear and concise messages to drive outcomes
Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems.
Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs.
Proven analytical and organizational ability
Ability to effectively manage competing priorities and resolve challenges simultaneously
Lean/Continuous Improvement experience/mindset
Ability to hold others accountable and lead via influence
Humble: respectful, receptive, agile, eager to learn
Transparent: shares critical information, speaks with candor, contributes constructively
Focused: quick learner, strategically prioritizes work, committed
Leadership ability: strong communicator, decision-maker, collaborative
Problem solver: analytical-minded, challenges existing processes, critical thinker
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.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
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).
As a federal government contractor, GE requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you receive an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination will be required.
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes