General Electric Small Fabrications Supplier Fulfillment Leader in Lynn, Massachusetts

Role Summary:

As the Supplier Fulfillment Leader you will effectively manage supplier relationships and drive on time delivery of hardware. The Supplier Fulfillment Leader will work with suppliers to ensure they have capacity, raw material and internal resources to support current and future schedules, minimize risk at suppliers, monitor their execution and coordinate with functional experts to mitigate problems prior to their impact on customers.

Essential Responsibilities:

The Supplier Fulfillment Leader will be responsible for driving delivery strategy and execution of suppliers:

  • Drive delivery health

  • measured by high on-time delivery

  • low delinquency

  • across all assigned suppliers and part numbers

As the Supplier Fulfillment Leader, This will include:

  • Identifying and resolving input material risks through raw material reviews with suppliers and GE’s internal raw material teams

  • Assess capacity by identifying capacity risks at suppliers and executing plans to sustain capacity

  • Ensure suppliers process WIP on schedule; solve problems as necessary to ensure a successful delivery to support our customers

  • Effectively manage supplier relationships and create supplier accountability as outlined in GE Aviation’s Supplier Expectations Performance Management (SEPM) process

  • Work with cross-functional team:

  • communicate timely, clearly and effectively across key stakeholders

  • work with engineering, quality, commodity buyers and manufacturing to identify critical delivery problems

  • and work to solve delivery issues

  • Communicate timely, in an articulate manner and effectively across key stakeholders

  • Define supplier strategy including management and optimization of supplier panels

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

  • Balance both tactical execution with strategic initiatives necessary to drive cost reduction projects

  • Work with senior leads (SPB, EB and SEB) across GE

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

  • Provide technical / commercial assistance to Commodity Buyers to develop awareness of manufacturing processes and improve product knowledge

  • Actively participate in supplier performance reviews

  • Advise Functional managers regarding projects, processes and procedures within their own field

  • Contribute to project as a team member or leads small projects

  • Please Note: Work Location listed is Lynn, MA. However, this position may also be eligible at our Evendale, OH location 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 Sourcing)

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in supplier delivery, procurement, production control, and/or shop operations ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT(S):

  • Please Note: Work Location listed is Lynn, MA. However, this position may also be eligible at our Evendale, OH location Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong organizational skills

  • 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

  • Detail oriented

  • Ability to multitask and coordinate several projects simultaneously

  • Self Starter who likes to be a part of a fast paced team GE at http://www.ge.com 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! at http://twitter.com/gecareers AVIHotJobSourcingHJ 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! at http://twitter.com/geaviation GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law. Locations: United States; Massachusetts, Ohio; Lynn, EvendaleGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.