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Command Center Coordinator

Description

Responsible for removing obstacles within the supply chain that may preclude GM’s ability to manufacture product. Ensure appropriate engagement is in place and countermeasures being developed to protect supply chain with all vital parties. This includes GM plants, suppliers, tactical operations, purchasing, logistics and VSSM. Monitor progress and provide leadership awareness of high risk items.

Hybrid: This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. This position requires an employee to be onsite 1-3 days per week at this time and may change in the future.

We believe work-life balance is essential to a team member’s success and job satisfaction. That is why this position allows some work flexibility and utilizes the Hybrid Work Appropriately Model to ensure our diverse team has good work-life balance!

Key Job Elements:

  • Lead recovery process for assigned Command Center cases with appropriate GM functional staffs and Assembly/Metal Centers.

  • Work with other coordinators managing critical supply issues that come into the NASO Command Center

  • Must have some flexibility and at times work extended and non-core hours to ensure issues are worked to resolution. Flexibility to include rotation of short term working off shift hours from home. Off shift hours rotate and are currently set up from 5pm-5am 3 days / week on 4 off and then 4 days on / 3 off

  • Ability to summarize critical issues with resolutions and communicate to leadership

  • Develop and lead complex flow plans for supplier performance tracking and plant allocation of critical parts

  • Will be using MGO, Web-focus and various other tools to analyze supply chain status and develop countermeasures when necessary

  • Complete adhoc projects as the need arises including Holiday supplier work plans, premium reduction initiatives and late/increased production changes

  • Must be able to manage very complex & stressful supply issues to resolution with goal to eliminate/minimize plant disruptions and reduce premium transportation


Additional Description

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain/Purchasing Field and/or relevant education.

  • Minimum 3+ years of industry experience

Required:

  • High level of analytical ability where problems can be somewhat complex

  • High level of oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills to work effectively with others

  • Ability to balance multiple assignments

  • Computer skills and knowledge with understanding of GM On-line software (Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook, etc.)

  • Proficient in MGO

Preferred:

  • Production Control & Logistics Experience

  • Material system knowledge (MGO-A and MGO-C)

  • Purchasing system knowledge (GPS)

  • Skilled in managing projects

  • Planning and interpersonal abilities

  • Ability to work independently and self-directed

  • Plant Experience


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.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

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

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at Careers.Accommodations@GM.com or call us at 800-865-7580. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.