GE Materials Manager in Houston, Texas
GE Oil & Gas
Oil & Gas Downstream Technology Solutions
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Posted Position Title
Materials and Production Planning
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces
The Materials Manager will lead supply chain site long-term planning, inventory and production control requirements demonstrating strong integration with manufacturing production/sourcing teams and cross-functional stakeholders (commercial/sales, product line/platform, engineering, project, finance)
In the role of Materials Manager you will:
Support the ITO function: contribute to material procurement timing, order release timing requirements, available capacity, & lead-times
Lead the master production schedule for the RoW business and ensure a consistent handoff of planning information to the production work cells, sourcing, & engineering
Lead capacity requirements planning (CRP) processes by gathering & loading information into planning tools, analyzing data, and providing regular updates to Supply Chain Management (SCM) leadership
Interface with COMM OPS/projects and Manufacturing cells to track production progress
Gather production metrics and periodically report these metrics to SCM leadership
Ensure that the master schedule and production schedules are synchronized
Report and monitor plant production load and capacity
Lead production of the business slot plan forecast with easy to access and transparent data
Lead and Monitor the inventory, SMI and excess balances & drive reduction initiatives
Lead and Monitor all the logistics activities (Shipping, Warehousing, and Receiving)
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university
Minimum 10 years of experience in facilitation and production control in a manufacturing environment, production planning, inventory management principles and practices, or materials management disciplines
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.
Demonstrated leadership in communicating business goals / programs / processes for an area or business segment
Experience and expertise to solve complex problems
Able to lead & own the development & improvement of Materials Management Critical Processes
Knowledge of production and inventory management
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Able to develop and execute objectives for self and others
Able to lead organizational staffing & development for the materials management team at site
Able to develop & execute materials management training plans to drive functional expertise
Strong influencing skills within a matrix organization
Strong oral and written communication skills
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