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Graduate Leadership Development Program-Supply Chain Management(Arad, Romania)

Arad, Romania
Manufacturing & Operations


Job Description

Eaton Leadership Development Program - Supply Chain Management  is designed to accelerate the development of future SCM leaders by providing participants with functional and leadership experiences that enable them to learn, contribute and integrate with the organization. The program is ideal for recent graduates  in Supply Chain Management, Operations Research, or Industrial, Electrical, Economic Engineering who have a proven track record of excellent academic performance and are passionate about a career in supply chain management in manufacturing environment.

Program structure:

  • This is a two-year program that involves two 12-month assignments in EMEA region. In an effort to maximize your development, each assignment has the potential to have you placed in different facilities and/or functions during the length of your program. Your assignments will give you multiple opportunities to develop your leadership skills.
  • The assignments will provide participants with exposure to different areas such as and not limited to:  Exposure to project management, strategic supply sourcing / commodity management, logistics / trade management, new product development, materials management, procurement engineering or supplier development.
  • You will also have the opportunity to interact with and present to Eaton leaders during your assignments.
  • You will be expected to work with other participants in the program on projects outside of your assigned location.
  • Location Romania, Arad. Participant will need to relocate for the second year assignment (possible second year would be in the UK or France)
  • Upon successful completion of the program, your experience and newly acquired skills could lead you in a variety of career path such as materials managers, SCM program managers, commodity managers, senior buyers, and other SCM leadership roles as identified by the current business needs.
  • Date of entry: latest 1 September 2017


  • Bachelor or Master in Supply Chain Management or  Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, or Industrial, Electrical, Procurement or Economic Engineering
  • Work or internship experience is a plus (max 3 years of experience)
  • Geographically flexible and willing to relocate during the program
  • Leadership aptitude and/or demonstrated leadership experience within university or community
  • Self-motivated and a strong desire to achieve results
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in English
  •  Another European language German or French is a plus

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www.

Job: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: LSD Life Safety Division EMEA

Job Level: Entry Level
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 030775