Lead Sourcing Specialist 1 Sourcing Management job in Leicester City at GENERAL ELECTRIC

Lead Sourcing Specialist 1 - Sourcing Management

Company: GENERAL ELECTRIC

Location: Leicester UK

Date Posted:May 15, 2018

About Us:Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company on Twitter , or visit us at .GE is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that promise we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you!Role Summary:Sourcing Specialist will be responsible for developing and driving the strategy for assigned commodities across multiple sites to meet deflation, cash, fulfillment, quality and inventory objectives.Essential Responsibilities:Lead the development and execution of the global commodity strategies & supplier agreementsSourcing lead for assigned commodities of the pressure P & L, working closely with technology, GSC and Project management teams to identify and enable most effective suppliers to meet lead time and margin expectationsSupport NPI (new product introduction) supplier strategy for assigned commoditiesMeet cost out deflation targets via supplier negotiations, alternate supplier development and/or shifting to Low Cost Region suppliers; develop strategic relationships with global suppliersCollaborate with Technology and Global supply chain with cost out opportunitiesEnsure supplier performance stability to meet delivery, quality and inventory expectations, via lead time reductions, capacity improvements, etc.Drive supplier compliance to GE standard payment terms and reduce days to pay to meet cash goalsLeverage vendor managed inventory (VMI), consignment, stocking programs and Min Order Quantity strategies with suppliers to meet inventory and fulfillment goalsDrive supplier selection, development, and overall supplier management excellenceDevelop alternate sources and/or risk mitigation plans for single & sole source suppliersQualifications/Requirements:Master’s degree, engineering discipline or equivalent knowledge and experienceSome sourcing/materials experience.Strong negotiation and contract management skills, with excellent interpersonal and facilitation skillsMember or working towards membership of Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply/APICSSix Sigma trained; Black Belt or Green Belt certified with strong process mindsetDemonstrated experience within a global/multinational companyStrong financial and analytical skillsStrong Mechanical/EMD background in sourcing/supply chainApplications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/visas-immigration/workingDesired Characteristics:MultilingualOMLP graduate (Internal GE only)Competitive SalaryOpening date - 15th May 2018Closing Date - 15th June 2018For further information about this role, and to apply, please visit www.gecareers.com quoting 3094592 View full job description
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