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Procurement Supervisor - Direct Materials (Electrical Division)

Porto Feliz, Brazil
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

We are looking for a Procurement Supervisor in Porto Feliz, São Paulo.
He/She will be responsible for: 
  • Elaborate strategies to reduce costs and deadlines.
  • New supplier development;
  • Development of strategies to rationalize suppliers from the raw materials and / or manufacturing processes and / or distribution involved.
  • Solve problems that prevent the progress of the acquisition processes with internal departments and suppliers.
  • Produces a report on the progress of the purchases, stating the occurrences during the processing of the purchase processes and the measures taken for the clearance, in order to provide the board with guidance for future situations.
  • Purchasing by getting quotes, selecting potential suppliers as the company needs.
  • Approve employee expense report.
  • Conduct employee performance evaluation.
  • Contribute to the indicators of the environment, health and safety of work and quality that are established for the area / function / factory according to the unfolding that are made;
  • Enforces the organization's requirements for supply agreements and / or corporate policies for vendor approval.
  • Equalizes the workload and creates backup plans for the people in the department.
  • Develop people to achieve the desired performance.


Experience Required:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Administration and correlatives.
  • Experience in purchasing for direct materials in electrical companies.
  • Experience in new suppliers development and cost reduction strategies.
  • Experience in People Management
  • Fluent English – mandatory.
  • Availability to live in Porto Feliz. 
Desired/preferred Education and Knowledge:
  • Fluent Spanish
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Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Latin America
Organization: EPG LAC Latin AmericaCaribbean Division

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?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 063123