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Sourcing Specialist At GE Oil & Gas

Date Posted: 17/Nov/2013
Deadline: Not Specified


GE Oil & Gas is a world leader in advanced technologies and services with 43,000 employees in more than 100 countries supporting customers across the industry—from extraction to transportation to end use. Our unrelenting commitment to the environment, health and safety, quality and integrity defines us: it’s The Way We Work. We develop smart solutions for our customers across the oil and gas value chain delivering the innovation, customized service solutions, training programs and technology that helps them to maximize their efficiency, productivity and equipment reliability. We partner with our customers to develop their next generation workforce; help them to fully benefit from the megatrends of natural gas, the growth of subsea and hard-to-reach reserves and the revolution in asset health management.


Role Summary/Purpose:

The role is to manage all Sourcing activities required for assigned commodities/projects by working closely with internal stakeholders and suppliers. There will be challenges on supplier capacity and lead times that will need proactive management.


Essential Responsibilities:

Support costing activities in the tender stage and follow through in the execution phase.
Coordinate, manage and issue required Requests for Quotation (RFQ) and Purchase Orders (PO) for assigned commodity/project.
Collaborate to achieve best price, with the right quality, on time, for all PO’s. Negotiate savings based on budgetary input and/or departmental goals.
Ensure issues related to supplier fulfillment are managed proactively not only for own commodity but also including assigned team members.
Develop profile for supplier capability/capacity, by commodity, to establish sourcing strategies for maximum leverage.
Facilitate and/or lead supplier manufacturability discussions with the appropriate stakeholders (suppliers, GE- engineering, projects, sourcing quality, and quality assurance).
Collaborate with requesting departments to resolve problems relating to requirements, deviations, substitutions, priorities, delays, damages, inferior quality or other conditions that deviate from established procedures.
Maintain current market knowledge and changing material conditions and advise management of current trends in prices and purchasing availability.
Drive sourcing initiatives on savings, supplier performance and supplier base rationalization.




Bachelor's Degree (in Business or Technical discipline preferred).
Knowledge of AS400, ePims and SIMON systems is required.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
Strong negotiation skills.
Ability to be a self-starter and team-builder.


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