General Electric Lead Materials Management Specialist in Cairo, Egypt

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. At GE Transportation at http://www.getransportation.com/ , we move the world. We are a global digital industrial leader and supplier to the rail, mining, marine, stationary power and drilling industries. Our solutions help customers deliver goods and services with greater speed and greater savings using our advanced manufacturing techniques, industry expertise and connected machines. Established more than a century ago, GE Transportation is a division of GE that began as a pioneer in passenger and freight locomotives. That innovative spirit still drives GE Transportation today. It's the engine of change that puts us at the forefront of transportation technology, software, and analytics. And it's why we continue to find-and realize-the potential that keeps our connected world moving forward. The GE Transportation Global Headquarters is located in Chicago, Illinois. There are over 65 service sites worldwide.

Role Summary:

Responsible for facilitating transactions, producing, assembling and delivering replacement/ repair parts and equipment as part of a Services agreement. Includes activities such as processing transactions, managing processes, material management, site operations, or warehouse logistics & shipping.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for material planning and inventory metrics for multi-year parts agreement.

  • Monitor theresults of changes to the inventory plan/forecast and recommend modifications.

  • Plan forprevention of excess inventory and stock outs.

  • Work with all levels of personnel internally in resolving issues, tracking material availability, andadvising on material usage.

  • Work with customers externally and internally to identify newopportunities to improve our current processes.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college.

  • Minimum of 5 additional years of experience in Materials Management.

  • Experience working with ERP systems like Oracle and/or SAP.

  • Proficiency in MS Office applications.

  • Fluency in English language (writing, reading, speaking, listening)

  • Willingness and ability to work in industrial shop environment.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience in railroad industry

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

  • Ability to influence others and lead small teams.

  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact.

  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously.

  • Effective problem identification and solution skills.

  • Proven analytical and organizational ability.

Locations: Egypt; Cairo

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.