General Electric North Platte , NE 69103
Lead Materials Management Specialist
Posted 9/17/2018 12:59:48 PM
Job Function: Services
Business Segment: Transportation Global Services Organization
Location(s): United States; Nebraska; North Platte
Responsible for facilitating transactions, producing, assembling and delivering replacement/ repair parts and equipment as part of a Services agreement or order. Includes activities such as processing transactions, managing processes, material management, site operations, or warehouse logistics & shipping, sometimes in a shop structure. Includes craft & non craft labour as well as manager roles responsible solely for these activities.
Responsible for material planning and inventory metrics across a service segment.
Monitor the results of changes to the inventory plan/forecast and recommend modifications.
Plan for prevention of excess inventory and stock outs.
Work with all levels of personnel (hourly, supervisory, and general foreperson) in resolving issues, tracking material availability, and advising on material usage.
Work with customers externally and internally to identify new opportunities to improve our current processes.
May also include, Lead Inquiry to Order (ITO) processes through Order to Remittance (OTR).
Deliver business sales, contribution margin, develop proposals; negotiate with customers; drive competitive pricing.
Develops an operational year plan for the own department activities.
Suggests improvements in products, processes and procedures.
Contributes to plan of larger unit. Works together with high level people from the business and SPB and EB level.
Specifies needs, communicates about project approach and presents outcomes of research done.
Diverse clients in a region.
Works on the basis of predefined contracts and frameworks.
Some latitude to deviate from those conditions.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Services).
Minimum of 3 additional years of experience in Materials Management.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
Ability to influence others and lead small teams.
Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact.
Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously.
Effective problem identification and solution skills.
Proven analytical and organizational ability.
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.
Locations: United States; Nebraska; North Platte
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.