Materials Team Leader

Company Name:
GE
1965008
Business GE Healthcare
Business Segment Healthcare Global Supply Chain
About Us GE offers a great work environment and challenging careers. GE is anEqual Opportunity Employerfor all, including minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled. What do you envision for your future? At GE Healthcare, we strive to see life more clearly. Our "healthymagination" vision for the future invites the world to join us on our journey as we continuously develop innovations focused on reducing healthcare costs, increasing access and improving quality and efficiency around the world.
We are an $18 billion unit of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), employing more than 52,000 people worldwide and serving healthcare professionals in more than 100 countries. We believe in our strategy - and we''d like you to be a part of it. As a global leader, GE can bring together the best in science, technology, business and people to help solve one of the world''s toughest challenges and shape a new age of healthcare.
Something remarkable happens when you bring together people who are committed to making a difference - they do!
At work for a healthier world.
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Posted Position Title Materials Team Leader
Career Level Experienced
Function Manufacturing
Function Segment Materials
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces Wisconsin
City Waukesha
Postal Code 53188-1678
Relocation Expenses No
Role Summary/Purpose Manages all material aspects for manufacturing operations transferring from one GEHC location to another, or from a supplier to a GEHC location. Works with Transfer Project Leaders, Production Leaders, Buyers, Planners, Order Fulfillment, etc. to ensure the transfer occurs according to established timeline and without fulfillment interruptions.
Essential Responsibilities
Develop the inventory strategy to meet all production and transfer plans, including quantities and delivery schedule
Monitor the inventory strategy and lead the team to make the right decisions over the course of the project to ensure the inventory strategy is met.
Communicate material delivery risks- manage risk and resolve shortages with sourcing
Lead the future production site's material team to set up all parts in their systems and receive all parts (including FAI) for validation runs by the deadlines needed
Determine material levels needed to meet production ramp up/down at each facility and ensure each plant has the right materials to meet their production plans
Work with GEHC plants and suppliers to transfer materials and open POs to meet production ramp at the new facility and inventory ramp down at the original facility
Develop plan with sites, sourcing, service, etc. to remove all materials from the original plant after project is complete to include plans for obsolete materials
Partner with Fulfillment organizations and production sites to determine which customer orders will be filled by each plant during the Phase-In-Phase-Out
Manage/support Materials projects throughout the plant
Qualifications/Requirements
Bachelors degree and 2 years supply chain experience or HS diploma and 6 years supply chain experience
Proven ability to drive change initiatives in a matrix environment
Ability to successfully motivate and maintain employee involvement while driving change
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.
Desired Characteristics
Experience with Oracle, demand planning tools, supplier managed inventory, etc.
Team leadership experience
Experience with GEHC eNPI or Transfer of Work (TOW) process/milestones
Certified Black Belt Oracle knowledge and experience
Lean Manufacturing experience
OMLP Graduate
Lean Manufacturing AWO Leadership experience
MBA or Masters Degree

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