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Lead Global Supply Chain Planner
Westborough, MA 01581
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Recognized as a lead expert, influences at the manager level on projects and initiatives. Coordinate and expedite the flow of materials (from suppliers and also within departments) according to production schedules. Plan and schedule material/production needs. Requires mastery of a body of theoretical knowledge. Requires developed and strong foundation of function skills and knowledge of relevant technologies.
Key responsibilities include:
Manage materials planning, material processes and systems, prepare and update production schedules and purchasing needs.
Ensure operational alignment with production plan and KPIs.
Optimize inventory and process improvements.
Develops new solutions under guidance and/or in a team setting or based upon precedents in the organizations.
Works together with business leadership at SPB and EB level.
Specifies needs, communicates about project approach and presents outcomes of research done.
Delivers products as part of a team.
Works on cross functional teams.
Alternatively: Leads analytical and design activities using proven technologies and vested approaches and methods.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Manufacturing).
Minimum 3 years of experience in Materials Planning and Execution or Supply Chain experience, or GE Leadership Program employee or graduate.
MBA or Masters Degree
5 years of proven experience in Materials Planning and Execution
Certified Black Belt
Oracle knowledge and experience
Lean Manufacturing Experience, including leading AWOs
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GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.
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 drug screen (as applicable).
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