Lead Materials Planning & Execution Specialist

General Electric Lynn , MA 01902

Posted 3 weeks ago

Lead Materials Planning & Execution Specialist

  • GE Aviation

  • Experienced

  • Posted 1/2/2019 12:55:30 PM

  • 3199237

  • Job Function: Manufacturing

  • Business Segment: Aviation Supply Chain

Location(s): United States; Massachusetts; Lynn

Role Summary:

The Lead Materials Planning & Execution Specialist will:Coordinate and expedite the flow of materials (from suppliers and also within departments) according to production schedules

Plan and schedule material / production needs

Requires mastery of a body of theoretical knowledge

Requires developed and strong foundation of function skills and knowledge of relevant technologies

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition, as the Lead Materials Planning & Execution Specialist, you will:

Manage master planning, material processes and systems, prepare and update production schedules and purchasing needs

Ensure operational alignment with production plan and KPIs

Optimize inventory and process improvements

Develop new solutions under guidance and/or in a team setting or based upon precedents in the organizations

Work together with business leadership at SPB and EB level

Specify needs, communicate about project approach and present outcomes of research done

Deliver products as part of a team

Work on cross functional teams

Alternatively: Lead analytical and design activities using proven technologies and vested approaches and methods

Qualifications/Requirements:

Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (Or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Manufacturing)

Minimum of 3 years of experience in Materials Planning and Execution

Desired Characteristics:

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 one of the largest employers in the U.S., with its global headquarters based in Fairfield, CT and 134,000 U.S. employees as of the end of 2012. Our facilities range from Thomas Edison's original factory in Schenectady, New York, where over a thousand employees work today to build the latest generation of steam turbines and generators, to a GE Aviation plant in Durham, North Carolina, where hundreds of employees will make fuel-efficient, advanced technology jet engines.

These locations exemplify an industrial renaissance that is happening in the U.S., driven by advanced manufacturing techniques, ground-up innovation, supporting thousands of new jobs, and making products for export. Want to be part of the renaissance? Join us today.

To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE businesses, follow us on Twitter!

About Us:

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely.

GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE's mission and deliver for our customers. Learn More about GE

Working for GE Aviation is exciting & challenging. Come see what you are missing!

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; Massachusetts; Lynn

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.



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