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Sourcing Manager

Juarez, Mexico
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Supporting $300+ million in sales, this position is responsible for developing and implementing specific commodity strategies to support Eaton’s business and growth plans.  Achieve cost reduction, supplier rationalization, lead time reductions, risk mitigation and service level objectives for assigned categories. Analyze market conditions and implement supply chain strategies to assure supply and price competitiveness

Lead commercial negotiations with managed supply partners.

  • Conduct RFP/RFQ/RFI with new and existing supply partners in support of NPI, Cost Out and VAVE projects.
  • Analyze RFX results; recommend business award based on total cost of ownership.
  • Measure and track performance within spend category. Drive continuous improvement through trend reporting analysis and metrics management.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to customer service; anticipate, meet, and exceed expectations by solving problems quickly and effectively, making customer issues a priority.
  • Effectively communicate with appropriate management levels both internally and externally. 
  • Demonstrate project management skills in leading cross functional teams. Act as lead and/or team member for VAVE, Cost Out and NPI projects.  
  • Operate with the highest level of integrity and regard for safety, legal and environmental issues.
  • Utilize formal benchmarking methods to determine best in class processes and drive improvement.
  • Qualifications

    • Basic Qualifications:
      • 4 year degree from an accredited institution.
      • Relevant experience within procurement and sourcing for a manufacturing environment.
      • Strong analytical skills, excellent influencer and communicator.
      • Ability to represent the company externally to customers and suppliers in a professional manner.
      • Legally authorized to work in the United States, now or in the future without company sponsorship.
      • No relocation benefit is offered for this position. Only candidates residing within the immediate geographical area will be considered for this position.
    • Preferred Qualifications:
      • SAP experience
      • APICS Certification.
      • Good understanding of ISO requirements, and PPAP process.
    • Position Criteria:
      • Ability to solve problems independently, quickly, and completely, and to communicate clearly to management and peers.
    Ability to present concepts from complex data sets with use of easy to understand charts, graphs and observations

    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: Latin America
    Organization: EPG CPD UL Bussmann

    Job Level: Team Leader/Supervisor
    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?: Relocation from within hiring country only
    Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

    Requisition ID: 053213