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Global SCM Process Manager

Syracuse, New York
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical Distribution Division is currently seeking a Global SCM Process Manager to join our team. This position is based at our Syracuse, NY location.

The Global SCM Process Manager is responsible for leading the process for establishing Supplier Development processes and tools to evaluate, select, manage and develop Eaton CH’s global supply base. The processes should support specific goals within business-critical areas of Customer Service, Productivity, VA/VE and New Product Introduction.


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.

In this role, you will:
  • Lead and Develop our Shared Services team to build a world class procurement process.

  • Lead the implementation of best in class Supplier Development tools and processes for the organization, globally; and in coordination with Eaton Strategic Sourcing’s supplier development initiatives including: Supplier Assessment, Should Cost/Total Cost Models, Supplier Scorecards and Supplier Risk Assessment.

  • Work with suppliers and Eaton CH teams to increase value, quality, delivery performance and technology solutions to the business; shared metrics include improvements to inventory turns, Eaton CH product lead-times, YOY Productivity support, and supplier delivery and quality performance.

  • Integrate best practices in support of Eaton CH’s world-wide New Product Introduction Process; such as early supplier involvement within ProLaunch, supplier technology road mapping, and leveraging critical component risk management matrix within development cycle to delivery supplier performance to plan.


When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.

We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited educational institution required.

  • Minimum five (5) years of experience in manufacturing operations or business/finance equivalent

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now and in the future.

  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within 50 miles of the Syracuse, NY facility will be considered.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, business, accounting or engineering from an accredited educational institution preferred

  • MBA or Masters in Supply Chain Management or Engineering Management

  • Seven years of experience in manufacturing operations, preferably in purchasing/materials or related function.

  • Structured negotiation experience including contract negotiation

  • SAP proficiency – RFQ and Quantity Contracts

 Position Success Criteria:
  • The incumbent must possess effective communication skills

  • The incumbent must be cognizant and follow safety and environmental procedures when interacting with suppliers

  • Detail-oriented
  • High level of integrity

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities against multiple deadlines

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint as well as SAP

  • Able to work well with people across multiple functions

  • Ability to communicate/present to senior level managers

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: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CHD EP Americas

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: 066340