GE Appliances, a Haier company Senior Fulfillment Systems Specialist in Louisville, Kentucky
USA, Louisville, KY
Job Posting Title
Senior Fulfillment Systems Specialist
As a Senior Fulfillment Systems Specialist you'll work across the business Value Stream (Fulfillment, Warehousing, Distribution, Manufacturing, Sourcing, Marketing, Sales, Product Management, IT and Finance) to implement business-critical process and system improvements in the areas of Order Management, Demand Planning, Deployment, Supply Planning, Availability/Inventory Allocation, and S&OP. This role will support Order Ship Bill as the Execution Leader for Fulfillment National Accounts ERP as well as take the lead role on fast-follow process improvements to Oracle OSB processes.
What you will Do
Lead Value Stream improvement projects that impact customers, delivery metrics, service, inventory/cash and sales. (30%)
Identify, define, root cause, test solutions, influence stakeholders, implement solutions, develop control plan, document training
Identify and lead process improvement projects and areas of waste after OSB launch
Design, build, implement processes for Retail National Account orders relating to product segmentation
Business Process Owner/Execution Leader for Fulfillment on OSB ERP project. (60%)
Define requirements, test system changes, develop training, train end users and on-boarding national accounts- Lowes, Sears, International and Puerto Rico. Rollout on pace for 2020 Q3 completion.
Provide leadership, business education, planning & execution of program for OSB. This will cover areas of Deployment, GOP, Mabe, SFG and National Accounts OM.
Become an expert in all fulfillment processes and systems - Legacy and Oracle based. Coach, mentor and provide guidance to all PFMs, CFMs and deployers around systems, tools and processes.(10%)
Provide the first line of defense for any system outage or process inefficiencies.
Develop expertise in fulfillment systems including GOP, reporting, EDI, OM, Invoicing
What you need to Succeed
Demonstrated ability to influence and build consensus with users.
Demonstrated ability to independently develop, manage and implement aggressive project plans while working with IT counterparts (on and off shore), other functions, consultants and end users.
Excellent communication skills with proven ability to effectively communicate across functions and at all levels of the organization.
Exceptional analytical skills; demonstrated strength in data analysis and using big data.
Ability to take inputs from multiple functions and perspectives and translate it into an actionable plan while reconciling and integrating competing interests.
Understands big picture and aligns priorities with broader goals, measures outcomes, uses feedback to change as needed, evaluates alternatives, solutions oriented, seeks alternatives and broad input; can see connections within complex issues.
Demonstrates initiative and takes action proactively- possess the self-discipline to take actions before they are necessary.
Strong problem solving, analytic, and project management skills. Goal-oriented and proactive in problem solving, coupled with creativity and a high energy level.
Strong interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills.
Bachelors in Business, Engineering or related field.
5 years: Supply Chain/Operations experience within at least two different Supply Chain related functions.
Masters or better in Business or related field.
7 years: Supply Chain/Operations experience with at least two different Supply Chain related functions, including *Fulfillment.
Experience with Lean methodologies.
Graduate of the Supply Chain Development Program.
Experience with Oracle Value Chain Planning modules- Advanced Supply Chain Planner, *Inventory Optimization, Demantra, Global Order Promising and EBS modules- Order *Management, Inventory, PIM, Purchasing
Microsoft Access or SQL experience.
Working conditions are normal for an office environment.
Weekend or evening work may occasionally be required, to meet critical deadlines.
Some travel to factories, suppliers, or distribution centers may occasionally be required.
GE Appliances does not offer sponsorship now or in the future for this position.
GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.