CSL Team leader & Auxiliaries Commodity Site Leader

03 Oct 2016
19 Jan 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Team of Site (Business) Commodity Leaders to define external direct material sourcing strategy for Power Services. Beside Team leader responsibilities, manage the following assigned sub-commodities strategy for Power Services too (Skids, Piping, Flex Hoses, Heat exchangers).

Essential Responsibilities

    For the assigned sub-commodities:
  • Own & control implementation of external direct material sourcing strategy for assigned commodities for Power Services, maximizing utilization of Strategic Supplier Target Panel & pricing
  • Determine & own strategy for Power Services unique products & Suppliers, including best cost country (BCC) source utilization
  • Be accountable for savings plan and execution for assigned commodities for Power Services
  • Drive strategy & negotiation for strategic YoY Part numbers
  • Manage daily Purchase Price Variance (PPV) reviews with Parts Operations Team
  • Interface with Parts Operations Team to communicate commodity strategy and collect feedback. Support them in strategic source selection for MTO Parts
  • Collaborate with GSSL to finalize global strategy
  • Communicate Power Services site specific strategic requirements (kanban, localization, Kitting etc.)
  • Roll-up Power Services site specific strategic scope for Global negotiations
  • Measure strategic Power Services supplier performance and roll-up inputs to GSSL for Strategic supplier panel
  • Ensure global contracts execution compliance
  • Initiate and lead strategic qualifications launched by Power Services for assigned commodities
  • Plan, prepare and execute Commodity Strategy per Blueprint planning cycles

    As a Team Leader - beyond the above tasks:
  • Lead a group of Site (Business) Commodity Leaders to define Power Services direct material strategy through assigned sub-commodities
  • Own the overall Power Services Parts strategic supplier target panel and savings plan
  • Further tasks not involved in this Job Description that the immediate leader/manager assigns with verbally or in writing.


  • BS/BA Degree (Technical or Business preferred)
  • Significant experience in strategic sourcing
  • Previous Mfg/Sourcing and negotiations experience.
  • Working knowledge of Parts ERP Systems, including Business Intelligence tools (Data Warehouse, PowerSource).
  • Strong skills in MS Office Applications (including MS Access).
  • Demonstrated project/program leadership.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Strong business acumen.
  • Solid communication skills and presentation skills in English and in Hungarian
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional matrix organization.
  • Self-starter, resourceful, team builder and a leader.
  • Strategic and global thinker.

Desired Characteristics

  • GE Entry Level Program graduate(GE employees only).
  • MS/MBA degree.
  • BB Certification (GE employees only).
  • Prior leadership experience.
  • Strong sourcing experience.
  • Strong negotiator.