Required Global Commodity Leader in United States

Job Description:
Purpose This position will function as the business and industry sourcing expert for the Raw Material commodity for Surface.

Responsibilities This position is tasked with developing and implementing comprehensive commodity strategies, achieving cost out targets, managing supply risk, managing relationships with strategic suppliers, and transforming the supply base for Surface.
In the role of Global Commodity Leader – Raw Material you will:

Drive spend analysis across Surface and identify strategic opportunities for additional synergy and leverage
Be a focal point for the business and lead the development and execution of long term, global commodity strategies to secure the lowest competitive cost position, and ensure business needs are fulfilled
Drive the integration of strategies into the design and/or manufacturing objectives as well as supporting Oil & Gas market strategies
Develop and Manage complex and global supplier / buyer contractual and strategic relationships
Drive capacity planning to ensure future business needs are anticipated and supported
Develop strategies and drive negotiations to achieve stated goals and objectives, partners cross-functionally in accordance with the strategy, drive supplier selection, development, and overall supplier management
Drive Sourcing initiatives including Buy GE, best cost country (BCC), direct material productivity (DMP), supply base optimization, sole source reduction, cycle reduction, on time delivery and quality improvements, Six Sigma / Lean, cash flow improvement, and margin accretion
Be an integral leadership member of the Sourcing organization

Bachelors Degree from an accredited college or university
Minimum 5 years of Manufacturing, and/or Sourcing Experience

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 background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics:
Business process / Sourcing process / Program ownership experience
Proven negotiations, leadership and facilitation skills
Strong financial planning, analytical and critical-thinking skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM)
Demonstrated change agent
Customer-focused and results-oriented
Ability to communicate & collaborate effectively at all levels of the organization
Strong project management and process improvement skills
Ability to work, motivate and influence in a cross-functional, multi-site, global team environment
Black Belt (BB) / Master Black Belt (MBB) certified (GE Employees only)
Program graduate (GE Employees only)

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Recruitment / Staffing

Functional Area:Supply Chain , Logistics , Purchase , Materials

Role Category:Purchase/Material Management

Role:Material Management Executive/Manager

Six Sigma Quality Lean Capacity Planning Project Management Strategy Master Black Belt Process Improvement Spend Analysis Purchase Management

Desired Candidate Profile:
UG: Any Graduate – Any Specialization
PG:Any Postgraduate – Any Specialization, Post Graduation Not Required
Doctorate:Any Doctorate – Any Specialization, Doctorate Not Required

Company Profile:
GE India Technology Pvt. Ltd.
Engineering Analysis Center of Excellence (EACoE) is the Engineering & technology hub for GE Infrastructure located at the John F Welch Technology Centre, Bangalore. The team is part of the Global Engineering team of the Infrastructure businesses like Aviation, Energy, Oil & Gas and Water technologies, engaged in high-end design and analysis of Aircraft Engine components, Steam / Gas / Wind Turbines and Generators and mechanical drives for oil & gas applications.

Contact Details:
Recruiter Name:HR
Contact Company:GE India Technology Pvt Ltd
Tel:080 4111 3000