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Lead Buyer/Procurement Specialist

GE Energy
Bangor, ME 04401
**Job Description Summary**

Responsible for sourcing parts & raw materials for the GE Bangor manufacturing site.

Buyer mission is to provide quality, on-time Steam & Gas Turbine parts at the best cost to ensure GE can offer the best Solutions to customers

**Job Description**

**Roles and Responsibilities**

+ Drive sourcing and procurement activities on assigned commodities to deliver a competitive advantage and apply best practices towards operational excellence.

+ Drive supply base to 100% on-time delivery.

+ Work cross-functionally with engineering and manufacturing teams to drive cost, delivery, quality, and supplier development

+ Ensure supplier qualifications are complete to ensure fulfillment, cost out & single source supplier reduction.

+ Maintain accurate cycle times, drive cycle reductions on key parts for positive cash & inventory.

+ Manage and facilitate daily/weekly conference calls with suppliers

**Required Qualifications**

+ Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college and minimum of 3 years' experience in sourcing (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 6 years of experience in Sourcing).

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Experience with SAP ERP tools

+ 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.

+ Relevant sourcing or equivalent experience.

+ Planning / Customer fulfillment background is an advantage

+ Lean or Six Sigma Certified

**Additional Information**

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en\_global/desktop/assets/images/poster\_screen\_reader\_optimized\_w\_supplement.pdf) . 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.

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 drug screen (as applicable).

As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.

**Relocation Assistance Provided:** No


Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

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