• General Electric
  • Schenectady , NY
  • Warehousing/Logistics
  • Full-Time
  • 2 Martin St

Role Summary:The North America Logistics Leader will have responsibility for Onshore Wind North America outbound logistics and transportation of material. This includes Planning & Forecasting, Warehousing Optimization and Fulfillment for the Onshore Wind North America Business.

Essential Responsibilities:As the North America Logistics Leader - Onshore Wind, you will:

+ Manage North America Logistics operations for sourcing, routing & delivery of $700M logistics buy for GE Renewable Energy Onshore Wind North America

+ Be responsible for all transportation operations, pricing, savings methodology and business buy-in for savings

+ Partner with key stakeholders to ensure carrier capacity meetings business growth and volume targets

+ People Leadership responsibility for Logistics organization

+ Drive logistics strategy for Onshore Wind North America including 3PL logistics management, Carrier Safety Programs, and Freight Payment Process Improvement

+ Direct management of logistics functions: lead an organization that executes an internal third-party logistics services for Onshore Wind NAM to ensure processes are in place to meet fulfillment in most cost-effective manner

+ Develop optimum logistics model to drive the most efficient flow of materials and products

+ Pursue logistics functional excellence in all areas, incorporating both 'inbound and outbound' activities by developing creative, cost-conscious solutions

+ Utilize commercial and logistics as a competitive advantage for the business

+ Develop and achieve all financial and operational targets

+ Manage all transport negotiations, contract management, and carrier relations

+ Develop and improve carrier performance in EHS and quality through robust QMS program

+ Create strong operating rhythms; improve performance with visible metrics & standardized practices


+ Bachelor's Degree in Business, Logistics, Manufacturing, or Engineering

+ Minimum of 7 years of Logistics, Manufacturing, and/or Sourcing experience

+ Minimum of 5 years of Leadership experience

Desired Characteristics:

+ Prior Onshore Wind experience

+ Business process / program ownership experience

+ Proven leadership and facilitation skills

+ Strong financial planning, analytical and critical-thinking skills

+ Customer-focused and results-oriented mindset

+ Ability to communicate & collaborate effectively at all levels

+ Ability to work, motivate and influence in a cross-functional, multi-site, global team environment

+ BB / MBB certified (GE employees only)

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About Us:GE Renewable Energy harnesses the earth's most abundant resources - the strength of the wind, the heat of the sun and the force of water - to power the world's biggest economies and the most remote communities.

With an innovative spirit and an entrepreneurial mindset, we engineer energy products and digital services that create industry-leading value for our customers around the world.

We see the promise of renewable energy everywhere we look. Our team has the courage, scale, passion, diversity and resourcefulness needed to deliver that promise wherever and however the world needs it.

Together with our customers, we're proving that no one ever has to choose between affordable, reliable, or sustainable energy.

We are unleashing limitless energy.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

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 drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;New York;Schenectady;
Associated topics: inventory control, leader, logistics analyst, logistics specialist, manager, shift supervisor, supervisor, representative, warehouse, warehouse specialist

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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