General Electric Sourcing Specialist - Commodity Management in Pensacola, Florida
Job Description Summary
Lead and support Lean/Programs/Initiatives Team strategic plans and day-to-day business tactical needs related to sourcing processes, procedures, suppliers, and sourcing tools (e.g. ERPs, Workflows, Sourcing website, data analysis). As part of the Regional Indirect Sourcing team, the role serves as the Go-To person and acts as the intermediate between Sourcing function and business stakeholders for areas of responsibility. The ideal candidate understands key business drivers and ensures that stakeholder requirements are met across multiple functions.
Roles and Responsibilities
Drive continuous improvement initiatives for Renewables Americas Indirect Sourcing processes
Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to resolve issues using appropriate procedures. Consult People Leader or more senior team members for issues outside of defined parameters.
Manage KPIs & metrics, and other data analyses & reporting to support achievement of goals & objectives for REN Americas Indirect Sourcing
For designated supplier facing activities, develop strong supplier relationships and serve as the interface between supplier and GE as required
Manage BuyDesk activities, including but not limited to supplier onboarding, AP hold resolution, and process improvements for specific businesses
Manage Axiem Tail Buy Program
Manage Renewables Americas Indirect Sourcing webpage
Demonstrate expertise in PO & other processes for various ERPs such as Oracle, SAP, & Axapta
Apply general knowledge of business developed through education or past experience
Demonstrate an understanding of the contribution of the team's work to the overall Sourcing group and businesses
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 6 years of experience in Job Family Group(s)/Function(s)).
Minimum of 5 years of experience in Sourcing processes and methodologies
Proficiency in Microsoft Suite and various ERPs
Strong oral & written communication, problem-solving, and time-management skills.
Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs.
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 may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.
Relocation Assistance Provided: No