Sourcing Leader- Offshore Wind

  • Green Job Crawler
  • Barcelona, ESP
  • 27 Apr, 2020

Job Description

Role Summary:This is a newly created role and start-up of new Sourcing team in the Service Organization. You will use your experience and expertise to achieve year by year savings, lead cost out programs, develop and execute objectives for self and others, responsible for short/mid/long-term business goals. As the Sourcing Lead you will lead a team of Sourcing Specialists and Buyers to support our Global Service Operation for Offshore Wind (OFW). Essential Responsibilities: + Lead team of Sourcing Specialists and Buyers for Service organization O&M OFW + Implement and improve processes + Develop and mentor talents, as well as define appropriate priorities and training plans + Create request for quotations (RFQ) and organize competitive biddings from various suppliers to obtain the best quality, delivery, and price for indirect and direct spend by driving the team + Prepare supplier-spend forecasts and responsible for yearly and Ad Hoc negotiations with approved Suppliers + Drive supplier selection, supplier evaluation and supplier performance + Monitor developments and trends within the global supply base and ensures GE OFW is prepared to react appropriately + Contracts, SLA’s, NDA’s etc. + Drive continuous cost and lead time reduction ensuring business needs are met + Develop and drive effective operating rhythm to ensure RFQ to requisition to po placement, purchase order book status review, PO date maintenance and weekly reviews are executed + Monthly savings reporting PPV + Review and continuously improve on processes/procedures whilst ensuring compliance with QMS for the area of responsibility + Reporting as needed to support business needs Qualifications/Requirements: + Experience in Sourcing, Procurement processes and Supply Chain Management (SCM) + Experience driving change + Commercial understanding and strong influencing. leadership and negotiation skills + Positive mindset and “can do” attitude + Fluency in English + ERP (e.g. SAP, Oracle) experience + ISO 9000 / ISO TS knowledge + EU Work Permit If contracted in Spain: Non-national candidates are responsible to know the minimum documentation requirements to be able to be contracted in country: NIE- Social Security Affiliation Number in Spain (NAF) and Bank Account in Spain. They must be in possession of them at the time of start hiring. GE will not sponsor this requirement. Desired Characteristics: + Experience in the wind industry, automotive, aviation, rail, service & Maintenance, field service, spare parts environment will be advantageous + Technical background and ability to interpret technical drawings is highly advantageous About Us:GE Renewable Energy is a $15 billion business which combines one of the broadest portfolios in the renewable energy industry to provide end-to-end solutions for our customers demanding reliable and affordable green power. Combining onshore and offshore wind, blades, hydro, storage, utility-scale solar, and grid solutions as well as hybrid renewables and digital services offerings, GE Renewable Energy has installed more than 400+ gigawatts of clean renewable energy and equipped more than 90 percent of utilities worldwide with its grid solutions. With nearly 40,000 employees present in more than 80 countries, GE Renewable Energy creates value for customers seeking to power the world with affordable, reliable and sustainable green electrons. Follow us at GE Renewable Energy. GE is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that promise we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Become a fan of our Facebook page. Receive job and event notifications by becoming a member of the GE Talent Community. Stay up to date on what’s happening at GE around the globe by checking out the GE Careers Blog.Additional Locations:Spain;Barcelona;