General Motor

General Motor

GSC Launch - Future Material Availability Coordinator

United States

Closing in 17 days


Hybrid: This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The employee's role enables them to work at a GM facility or off-site as frequently as needed or desired. This position requires an employee to be on-site on average 3 days per week

The Role

Ensure parts are available by the Material Required Date (MRD) for all Assembly Plant MVB events & purchased parts are available for MRD's.

What You'll Do

  • Develop and review program specific plans encompassing Assembly Plant tasks
  • Verify orders and material requirements are issued to all suppliers
  • Communicate program requirements to suppliers
  • Communicate to Purchasing parts requiring contracts, prioritized by build events
  • Identify suppliers that are not EDI Certified, provide details to OpenText and send out letters to Suppliers.
  • Create shortage reports to identify material exceptions and follow-up with respective suppliers and program teams.
  • Facilitate communication between functional stakeholders
  • Assist in resolving any Assembly Plant identified material issue s
  • Publish Material Availability “Status Report” for Assembly Plants
  • Collaborate with Material Launch Manager on status of parts for MRD for PQRR meetings and communicate within Global
  • Additional Description

    Your Skills & Abilities (Required Qualifications)

  • Bachelor's degree or 4+ years working experience in Materials, Supply Chain, logistics and/or related experience required
  • Ability to lead and facilitate workgroups and meetings
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills
  • Confidence in presenting to program teams and in leading cross functional discussions
  • Proactive initiative in making decisions and escalating when appropriate
  • Independent judgment and a self-starter
  • Strong sense of urgency
  • Handles pressure tactfully and able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • High level of analytical / problem solving capabilities
  • Strong skills using computer software (Microsoft based)
  • Strong leadership behaviors
  • What Can Give You a Competitive Edge (Preferred Qualifications)

  • Production Order Management & Scheduling (POMS)
  • Material Globalization Optimization (MGO)
  • Global Purchasing Systems (GPS)
  • Global Product Description System (GPDS)
  • Supply Quality Management System (SQMS)
  • Engineering Change Management (ECM)
  • Demonstrated familiarity with the processes associated with PTR, PPAP and MGO-A breakpoint establishment
  • Functional knowledge of ECM, SQMS, GPS, MGO and PRTS

    About GM

    Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

    Why Join Us

    We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

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    Diversity Information

    General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

    We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

    Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

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    Job details


    GSC Launch - Future Material Availability Coordinator


    General Motor


    United States


    September 14, 2023

    Application deadline

    October 14, 2023

    Job type




    About the employer

    We embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all. Our diverse team of 164,000 employees bring their collective passion for engineering, technology and design to deliver on our vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion.

    Together, we want to make electric vehicles for everyone and safely push transportation beyond our wildest imaginations with autonomous vehicles and advance hydrogen fuel cell technology. We are proud of our achievements so far, but there is more work to be done. Together, for everyone.


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