General Electric Baltimore , MD 21203
Commodity Management Specialist
Posted 10/9/2018 5:03:16 PM
Job Function: Sourcing
Business Segment: Aviation Supply Chain
Location(s): United States; Maryland; Baltimore
In the role of Commodity Management Specialist, you will
negotiate with and manage dedicated suppliers in accordance with the processes
defined in the Middle River Aircraft Systems Sourcing Manual. You will achieve the best contractual
conditions, pricing & terms, while also ensuring internal customer
As the Commodity Management Specialist, you will:
strategy to ensure best overall value is obtained, including consistent
delivery to schedule & quality requirements
Agreements to individual Purchase Orders, seeking input & direction from
Sourcing and Legal approvals are obtained
projects as required
any supplier impacts, such as contract terms, price, inventory, WIP, capability, capacity, lead times and any other circumstance that could affect the timely support of production and program cost targets is considered and properly vetted prior to acceptance of change.
Present to senior leaders in specific purchasing space on how purchasing contributes to overall strategy
Negotiate the best commercial and technical package for procurement requirements
Communicate and coordinate activities as required cross-functionally, including planning, engineering, quality, programs, finance, legal and manufacturing
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (Or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Sourcing)
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
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Ability to work independently
Strong problem solving skills
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Middle River Aircraft Systems has been designing, building and servicing the world's best aircraft for seventy years. Located on Maryland's Chesapeake Bay, Middle River Aircraft Systems (MRAS) operates a 1.7 million square feet facility on 180 acres. One of the country's biggest suppliers of aircraft during World War II, today MRAS is dedicated to meeting the aircraft industry's specialized needs.
MRAS works with the industry's major airframers and engine producers to design, build and support the structures that complement their products. MRAS is one of the world's leading suppliers of jet engine thrust reversers -- the brakes of a jet engine - providing reversers for both General Electric and Pratt & Whitney, the world's largest aircraft engine manufacturers. The company also produces a variety of specialized structures for major aircraft manufacturers including Boeing and Lockheed Martin for both commercial and military aircraft. In addition to design and manufacturing, MRAS provides overhaul and repair services for a variety of aerostructures. Aftermarket and support customers include nearly every major domestic commercial airline and many international airlines. Our maintenance team, combined with our spare parts distribution center, keeps customers flying around the world. Come learn more about our area!
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Locations: United States; Maryland; Baltimore
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.