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SCM Plant Operational Purchasing Leader

BielskoBiala, Poland
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton’s Vehicle Group has an opening for:
SCM Plant Operational Purchasing Leader
location: Bielsko-Biała, Poland
The primary function of this role is liaison between Bielsko-Biała plant function and SCM function (Divisional / Corporate / SCM SSC, Global and Regional) to guarantee production continuity and support as SCM deliverables for Plant P&L.
Essential Functions:
  • Leading the capital procurement up to $500k value
  • Assuring plant procurement activities in alignment with SCM policies governance
  • Promoting continuous improvement supporting procurement process
  • Escalation point  for Supplier claims management
  • Support as SCM deliverables for Plant P&L, cost out, CCC
  • Manages the relationship with key internal business partners in functions (Materials Managers/Plant Directors/Finance Controllers) and maintain a the most proper alignment with Direct/Indirect Procurement Organization
  • Guarantee right execution of P2P process
  • Project management
  • Adherence to EHS, environment, IATF, ISO TS 16949 requirements.
  • Reporting results
  • Fulfillment manager requests enabling proper functionality of plant / SCM function 
  • Development plan completion
  • Training others when requested


  • Degree qualified
  • Team work attitude
  • Advanced computer software skills  (ERP system, MS Office)
  • Ability of self-development
  • High work self-discipline
  • Fluent English and Polish
  • SCM functional competences knowledge
  • Crisis management skills
What Eaton offers:
  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethics are really important for us
  • Eaton Business System offering various tools for management and people development
  • Culture & Values - at Eaton, our values and culture define who we are
  • Inclusion & Diversity - openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully
  • Wellness - Wellness at Eaton is more than a program, it’s about changing the environment by offering the right tools to help empower employees to make that happen
About Eaton:
Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit
Eaton’s Vehicle Products Portfolio includes manual and automated truck transmissions and clutches, hybrid powertrain systems, drivetrain, suspension, wheel-end and safety systems, anti-lock braking as well as air, transmission, and fuel management controls, automotive fluid connectors, engine air management systems, engine valves and lifters and limited-slip and locking differentials. Eaton's automotive business employs nearly 10,000 people and is headquartered in Southfield, Michigan. It has more than 30 manufacturing locations worldwide. For more information, visit

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: VEH Vehicle Group

Job Level: Manager
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, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 047495