Lead Logistics Leader - ASEAN, ANZ, Japan

20 Oct 2016
24 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Lead Logistics Leader is a key role in the GE Onshore Wind in the Rest Of Asia Region [ANZ, ASEAN, Japan & Singapore] & is accountable for:
• Domestic Logistics Movement, Project Logistics movement, Project Site Logistics Movement.
• Achieving Logistics goals on costs , quality & Delivery for inbound & outbound logistics.
• Partner with the Project & services team for on time delivery of components.

Essential Responsibilities

• The incumbent in this role would manage Import, export, Domestic Logistics, work with global & Asia Pacifics sourcing & COE teams to drive best Logistics cost, ensure compliance & regulations and drive best logistics lead-time in co-ordination with approved freight forwarders.
• Analyze transportation market in the region; identify logistics service providers for transportation, warehousing etc., in consultation with Logistics sourcing leaders.
• Provide consulting and risk assessment on deal structure consulting to business, ITO & OTR teams in the region
• Work inclusively with Customer Performance Managers, Project Managers, Site Managers in logistics related matters
• Lead Logistics Service Provider (LSP) qualification & EHS audit in line with global LCOE process and ensure that the logistics movement in the region is within the gambit of laws of the land and quality framework
• Manage out bound shipments from India to various GE global facilities and ensure OTD & OTP matrices as per global standards
• Own & manage region's logistics COE Metrics and periodically report the same to the local & global leadership teams
• Provide the visibility and ownership for the logistics assets and manage P&E within the allocated budget
• Explore the opportunity to drive Cost Out ideas in logistics operation and deliver cost out targets to the business.
• Ensure all LCOE activities are captured in the global logistics tools on a real time basis and support new system integration process
• Take lead in transport related incidents investigations, root cause analysis and timely developing Corrective Actions/Preventive Actions & it's implementation
• Own the freight and insurance claims for the loss/damage of the materials or fulfillment
• Take lead on alternative method of logistics, depending on the industry challenges in the regions-working closely with Sourcing & Logistics team.
• Monitor saddle/fixture inventory, facilitate fixture return shipping, and ensure fixtures availability for future shipment needs.
• Analyze all key characteristics (weight, dims, origin, destination, delivery need dates, time available), select the most optimal transportation method & service in terms of cost, cycle time, and risk. Manage premium cost approval process.
• Comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations, as well as all shared Company policies and procedures


• Engineering degree or equivalent in any stream, PG/ Master degree in related field is desirable
• Minimum 8 years of experience in Sourcing / Logistics function in related industry
• Strong communication skills.
• Fluent in English
• Willing to travel at least 30% of time.