PGS Indirect Sourcing Leader
GE Power & Water - Atlanta, GA

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The PGS Indirect Sourcing Leader will be responsible for leading the overall effort for PGS sourcing to manage the cost and consumption of indirect material and services and to ensure the availability of these to support the needs of the business.

Essential Responsibilities
In addition, you will:
  • Communicate and drive the indirect sourcing process across PGS
  • Establish and manage the indirect material savings strategy for the PGS sourcing controllable buy; partner with the P&W Indirect Sourcing team to drive synergies and global supplier management
  • Work closely with PGS operations, repair shops and customer sites to promptly fulfill the needs for all indirect buys most economically and generate savings to achieve operating plans
  • Develop a strategy for migrating spend to LCCs
  • Drive reduction in P-Card usage across PGS
  • Support Engineering and Software Solutions Group to drive effective and efficient utilization of labor subcontractors
  • Integrate all indirect financial metrics within PGS to align with overall P&W metrics
  • Work closely with Sourcing Finance, P&L Finance Leaders and P&W Sourcing to achieve Risk Mitigation and Deflation
  • Work closely with each site sourcing team to lower risk; drive deflation, contract compliance, and process standardization
  • Identify & assess supplier capabilities
  • Prepare and execute Request for Proposals (RFP) with sites, support eAuctions, and negotiate supplier contracts
  • Have frequent interaction and participation in GE P&W driven commodity initiatives to leverage total PGS spend with supplier contracts & services

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Sourcing

    Additional Eligibility Qualifications
    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

    Desired Characteristics
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to cope with multiple complex situations daily
  • Negotiation expertise

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