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Senior Buyer

Juarez, Mexico
Supply Chain / Logistics

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Job Description

Eaton’s Commercial Distribution Products & Assemblies (CDPA) division is currently seeking a Senior Buyer to join our team. This position is based at our Juarez, Mexico facility.
The Senior Buyer is responsible for ensuring material requirements are met for designated value stream. In this role, you will contribute to the profit of the division by leading others and using the methods, procedures, and more effective systems in the department of purchasing and inventory control.
 
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
 
  • Lead the purchasing strategy for a large value stream through engagement of the team and other functions to achieve cost out, SCM metrics, and VSM metrics
  • Consolidate suppliers to optimize costs by offering more purchases in exchange for better pricing
  • Champion supplier development (localization of products) per business needs
  • Develop and implement inventory reduction strategies (aligned with inventory entitlement)
  • Develop and implement cost out projects and initiatives as needed
  • Maintain inventory levels of materials in accordance with the objectives set monthly to assure production
 
 When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
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Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

·         Bachelor Degree  (L.A.E., Ing. Industrial, Lic. En Economía).

·         60% minimum command of English (written and spoken)

·         4 years of experience in a related position

·         Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a large multinational, manufacturing organization

·         90% minimum of domain on computational programs (Excel, Word, etc.) (proficient at excel)

 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

·         ERP system knowledge

·         5-7 years of relevant work experience in a large multinational organization

·         1-2 years’ experience managing direct reports

·         Master’s Degree in related field

 

 

Position Success Criteria :

·         Ability to think and act strategically

·         Ability to successfully manage multiple priorities

·         Effective communication through all levels of the organization

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: ESSG CDPAD Comml Distrib Prods Assy Div

Job Level: Individual Contributor
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: 060623