Business Segment: Power Water & Process Technologies
Location(s): Brazil; Sao Paulo
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: The Sourcing Intern is responsible for defined work or projects with low and moderate complexity. In this role you will follow an individual work plan, meet day-to-day short-term objectives, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning
Essential Responsibilities: · Achieve lowest possible cost for material, balanced against optimum quality and schedule needs · Solicit and evaluate proposals employing appropriate negotiation, cost and price analysis techniques, using available expertise from supporting organizations; implement purchase contracts following applicable company and government regulations · Evaluate current and anticipated requirements, determine potential sources, obtain bids, and plan programs to meet business needs · Provide coordination and leadership in procurement activities for assigned commodities · Responsible for assigned commodities to meet the requirements of the business · Perform continual market analysis and monitor supplier progress · Coordinate training of suppliers to accomplish business initiatives · Perform some or all of the required functions from initiation of an intent to purchase to satisfactory delivery of material or service · Initiates necessary actions to assure best value is received, customer delivery requirements are met, and address any manufacturing problems at supplier facility · Achieve lowest possible cost for material, balanced against optimum quality and schedule needs · Solicit and evaluate proposals employing appropriate negotiation, cost and price analysis techniques, together with the effective utilization of available expertise from supporting organizations · Implement purchase contracts with sound purchasing practices and assure compliant acquisition of material or service that meet applicable company and government regulations · Evaluate current and anticipated requirements, determine potential sources, stimulate competition and perform continual market analysis in monitoring supplier progress · As directed, consolidate procurement activities for assigned commodities, including development to Supplier Database sources · Maintain “timely” control of orders, amendments, shipping notices, and other required documents to assure orderly administration and retention of records · Coordinate training of suppliers to accomplish business initiatives and develop competitive manufacturing facilities
Qualifications/Requirements: · Studying Business Administration or related courses
Desired Characteristics: · Strong oral and written communication skills · Strong interpersonal skills · PC profiency
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