Logistics Project Manager

Recruiter
Location
Schenectady, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Oct 2016
Closes
01 Jan 2017
Ref
2747643
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Management
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Gas Power Systems Project Logistics team seeks a strong candidate to own and execute project equipment delivery and ensure delivery schedules are met. Working with Fulfillment, Planning, global supply chain, and Global Customs Organization, you will be required to develop and execute a project logistics plan that meets contract and budgetary requirements.

Essential Responsibilities

This is a fast paced job with many variables in which you will be constantly reviewing and working with the team to ensure all project needs are met.As the Logistics Project Manager, you will:
  • Be the primary interface with the business teams for developing and managing logistics plans for various projects in the GPS organization
  • Lead for managing the hand-off of project logistics plans for global project equipment to GGO for quotes and contracts
  • Manage existing Inquiry to Order and Order to Remittance logistics processes within the Gas Power Systems Projects, supporting delivery of customer equipment
  • Manage cross-functional teams to ensure planning and execution of logistics that supports on-time delivery and lowest optimized cost of equipment to our customers
  • Monitor and ensure compliance of transport mode specialists with customer requirements and contract deliverables
  • Establish transport mode requirements for Logistics Execution team
  • Prepare and review of budgets for specific project logistics
  • Oversee expedited shipments from various projects that could include shortage & warranty, performance equipment
  • Present to business leadership strategies and execution plans to drive operational goals

    Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum 4 years of experience in Project Management).

    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

  • Self-starter with a high level of personal motivation / energy
  • Global mindset and cultural sensitivity
  • Sound understanding of INCO terms
  • Experience with logistics in infrastructure or Energy industry
  • Project Management Experience
  • Experience working in or with a multi-functional organization
  • Experience with Letters of Credit, Commercial Invoices for Export purposes
  • Demonstrate methodologies for planning and moving over dimensional cargo by land, air , sea