General Electric Product General Manager (m/w) in Wunstorf (Hannover) or home based in Germany, Germany

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Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE: BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. We deploy minds and machines to enhance customer productivity, safety and environmental stewardship, while minimizing costs and risks at every step of the energy value chain. With operations in over 120 countries, we infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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Role Summary:

This role is for x|plore inspection services within the Radiography Systems product line of Inspection Technologies. The product line will expand its commercial portfolio in services by creating a holistic managed inspection services offering and significantly expanding the after-sale product portfolio. The tasks include managing the newly created business unit for inspection services and services developing comprehensive service offerings such as CSAs, upgrades, spare part and repairs.

Essential Responsibilities:

The new role will have general management responsibility for both areas. Managed inspection service includes but is not limited to payed application service, training, consulting, and temporary equipment rentals. Core responsibility areas are the creation of the service product roadmap, managing the global inspection service and CSC strategy and footprint, working with key customers and strategic partners, commercialization and promotion, and implementing radiography systems services roadmap.

  • Accountability for functional, business and broad company objectives.

  • Develop and implement product line inspection service and services roadmap and collaborate with other GE business units.

  • Develop a business model to drive profitable inspection services growth for x|plore franchise

  • Implement commitment targets and ensure successful execution utilizing the cross-functional teams and clear investment case

  • Assess the global resources and customer solution center needs to drive fast paced growth in inspection services business

  • Integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization, be involved in long-term planning, manage complex issues within functional area of expertise, and contribute to the overall business strategy.

  • Develops the year plan for the own function, the basis of the framework of the strategic plan for the whole unit.

  • Drives initiatives to improve the effectiveness and interfaces with other functions to provide effective coordination of metrics, dashboards, functional processes, and cross-functional initiative coordination. Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college or equivalent knowledge and experience

  • Services and/or finance experience

  • Project planning experience Desired Characteristics:

  • Ability to work under pressure, handle deadlines and multiple priorities

  • MBA desired but not mandatory

  • Ability to understand customers' needs and concerns

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems.

  • Prior experience with Radiography / NDT industry would be a plus

  • Knowledge of business trends in the industry and market is preferred

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Six Sigma training is preferred

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills Locations: Germany; Wunstorf (Hannover) or home based in Germany