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Junior Buyer-Sourcing

Pimpri Pune, India
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

1. RFI / RFQ Management – Request RFI or RFQ’s from suppliers, and in-depth analysis of RFQ’s, preparation of Sourcing Work Books and recommendation to commodity managers on the preferred sourcing solutions.
2. Identify additional potential suppliers, conduct due diligence on suppliers, contact suppliers to communicate requirements, evaluate quotations received and share findings with the end user.
3. Evaluates supplier quotations and provides an award recommendation to the end user
4. Reviews, screens and scrutinizes supplier responses and communicates questions to the appropriate stakeholders
5. Completes Final Analysis and Compile all the Quotations received from the Supplier and propose Commodity manager for selection of the best supplier.
6. Reviews business requirements, category strategy and available market to determine the appropriate suppliers to conduct sourcing buying activities
7. Coordinates with key stakeholders to understand requirements and mitigate risk
8. Report Management – Generates and analyzes different reports for global commodity managers & leadership team


 Bachelor’s Degree with 3-4 years of experience OR Masters with 1-3 years of experience in Strategic Sourcing
 Experience in handling direct Sourcing & Procurement processes
 Understands supply chain nuances
 Need to have working Knowledge of any ERP - Oracle
 Strong Knowledge in MS Office tools (Word, Excel, Project and PowerPoint)
 Ability to communicate clearly & effectively in person , via e-mail and over phone
 Quick response to deadlines
 Executing activities and working autonomously with minimal direction
 Excellent communication – written and verbal
 Change management skills: Effective influencer who can make persuasive arguments

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: Asia Pacific
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 052907