General Electric Buying Procurement Specialist-Indirect Procurement in Budapest, Hungary

About Us:

GE Global Operations is GE's multi-functional shared services organizations focused on delivering better outcomes at lower cost for our businesses and our customers. The strong partnership between Global Operations and GE Businesses creates a collaborative work culture and broadens best practice and industry knowledge sharing across the enabling functions. We believe that by keeping GE customers at the heart of everything we do, we will help GE work smarter, better and faster, allowing GE businesses to be more competitive in the global marketplace.We are teams of functional process and domain experts, focused on the solutions that deliver results for the company. We think Big, we act as One, We deliver with Speed ... so GE Works.

Role Summary:

Manage the buying process for a given set of goods. Apply sourcing policy, interface between supplier and entity with respect to specifications and budgets. Execute analyses using vested methods and technologies and/or contributes to technological development in teams under supervision.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Place and follow-up on Purchase Orders (PO

  • Manage relationships with suppliers for PO execution

  • Manage problems and schedule changes; Update ERP

  • Plan differing activities on the basis of a predefined year plan

  • Alignment of various processes and tools

  • Launch RFQs and manage sourcing activity related to PO under the defined scope

  • Supplier qualification including EHS, documentations etc.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a solid experience in sourcing)

  • Experience in Buying/Procurement

  • Ability of working in matrix organization and ability to adapt to changes quickly

  • Sense of urgency and ability to prioritize the tasks

  • Good knowledge and operational with ERP system / PMX

  • Fluent in German and English

Desired Characteristics:

  • SSCHU

Locations: Hungary; Budapest

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