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VCP Program Leader

Job Description

Lead the VCP efforts for fix rad X-ray product segment. The person would be responsible to lead effort to generate VCP ideas and business cases in addition to quarterly cost savings reporting. Driving tough conversations to ensure support and resource availability for VCP projects.

Essential Responsibilities:

1.Lead and drive VCP idea generation with cross functional teams including finance, product management, engineering, sourcing, supply chain, service, IT, Corporate Audit Staff and external consultants to identify cost out opportunities from product ICV, installation and warranty, to install base life cycle cost to serve, through aggressive competitive evaluation, extensive industry benchmarking and should cost analysis, active leverage of Product Management Science tools such as cost handbook and laminated card from Global Research Center and best practices from other GE business, and continuous Disruptive Cost Workout; 
2.Lead and drive VCP idea activation by developing and quantifying business cases through comprehensive cost, benefit and return on investment analysis, identifying short term quick wins and long term high impact opportunities with out of box thinking and Fastworks mindset
3.Lead and drive VCP program execution by improving global and cross functional communication and operations planning around critical business processes such as engineering design changes, supply chain and commercial phase in phase out to shorten VCP program cycle time and maximize contribution margin improvement with Smart Simplification approach 
4.Lead and drive development and improvement of VCP data base, data analytics, and VCP tools.


Specialist Experience

1. BS Degree in Science, Engineering or related field
2. Minimum of 4 years VCP, engineering, NPI program, sourcing, supply chain, or service experience
3. Proven leadership in driving high impact projects in a complex environment with multiple stakeholders with high visibility
4. Familiarity with ISO, FDA and other regulatory standards
5. Strong business acumen and finance understanding
6. Strong engineering design, new product introduction, sourcing, supply chain background
7. Strategic and forward thinking with strong execution capability
8. Resourceful, strong track record in delivering results with speed
9. Strong analytical skills, prioritizing and fast decision making capability
10. Strong communication and influencing skills, demonstrated leadership to work with global and cross functional teams 

Quality Specific Goals
1. Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position
2. Complete all planned Quality & Compliance training within the defined deadlines
3. Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective action as required
4. Ensure compliance/closure of Regulatory and Quality requirements before approving Design Control FDRs and NPI program milestones
5. Lead continuous improvement activities by driving the implementation of process and product quality improvement initiatives

Desired Characteristics:

1.M.S./Ph.D. of science/engineering, MBA,
2.Six Sigma Black Belt or Master Black Belt
3.Minimum of 7 years of VCP, engineering, NPI program, supply chain leadership experience
4.Understanding of GE Healthcare product development and engineering work systems


Please note that all information in this job description is accurate at the time of posting. Please be aware that companies may change details and/or closing dates without notice.



Job Summary

  • China
  • Energy/Environment/Utilities
Job Type
  • Full-time
  • Negotiable
18 June 2019
Applications Deadline
29 August 2019

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