General Electric Resale Replenisher (Buyer) in Budapest, Hungary

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Role Summary:

Coordinate and expedite the flow of materials (from suppliers and also within departments) according to production schedules. Plan and schedule material/production needs. Positions requiring understanding of a concepts, methods and procedures (technical Bachelor’s Degree).

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Creating purchase orders, maintaining the constant contact with vendors and rescheduling the PO's according to the needs (anticipating, postponing or cancelling);

  • Controlling the vendors delivering the product regarding its demand sending order acknowledgements and putting it in SAP, expedite deliveries in case of urgencies;

  • Co-operating with warehouse and APEX to solve blocked invoices overdue payment, quantity discrepancies;

  • Maintaining the forecast to the supplier where necessary;

  • Sending regularly feedback about supplier performance to the vendor;

  • Working with Sourcing for supplier Minimum Order Quantity, Lead-time reduction, supplier performance improvement and supplier master maintenance;

  • Initiate Transportation workflows, make suggestions for urgent transportations;

  • Improving the quality of service, targeting reduction of customer overdue and aged lines, fill rate through customer and Purchase order overdue, stock out warnings;

  • Working with Supply Chain/Product Management/Sales for correct stock policy and inventory reduction;

  • Working on inventory days reduction and inventory quality improvement: reduces the gap between total and target inventory and ratio of slow mover inventory. Qualifications/Requirements:

  • University or College degree and /or equivalent experience and /or equivalent experience;

  • Significant experience on buyer/replenishment post;

  • Fluent English written and spoken;

  • Experience in using MS Office, knowledge of SAP is an advantage;

  • Successful applicant will be legally eligible to enter into an employment relationship under the laws of Hungary. Desired Characteristics:

  • Precise, strong analytical skills;

  • High level communication & negotiation skills;

  • Possesses strong planning and problem solving skills;

  • Proactively identifies opportunities and problems;

  • Ability to work under pressure;

  • Cross functional view;

  • Ability to make action oriented decisions;

  • Other foreign language knowledge, especially German is an advantage. Locations: Hungary; Budapest