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Procurement Sourcing Specialist

Santa Rosa Jauregui, Mexico
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton’s Power System division is currently seeking a Sourcing Senior Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Querétaro facility.

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:

  • Identify, initiate, qualify and manage cost reduction activities by identifying supplier consolidation / localization / resourcing and alternative vendors who can offer operational benefits/savings, with no compromise on quality and services.  Working with users on alternative materials, supplies and services for overall cost and productivity improvement. (between 150k to 500 usd)

  • Perform and lead sourcing, negotiation, specification and contract review, supplier audit, review of project status and supplier feedback for assigned sourcing project, and smooth/flawless ramp up/down for production.

  • Manage inventory levels with planning function through timely release of purchase order, close monitoring of delivery, expediting and effective supplier communication during project handover period

  • Analyze periodically raw material and supplies market conditions, provide input and alternatives on cost reduction and manage cost inflation.

  • Perform good communication and relationship with cross function and suppliers.

  • Manage & update project status, EC’s and supplier profile.

  • Report and drive cost out results through forecasting and coordinate with related functions to perform project on time completion and timely action to avoid risks during the project implementation period.

  • Maintain clear and effective supplier development procedures through reviews and revisions to requirements (ISO, internal procedures, legal,etc).

  • Eaton MESH accountability: Your commitment towards environmental protection is to minimize and eventually, eliminate the use of hazardous substances, promote constant recycling efforts and recovery of resource materials used wherever possible.


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 Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in engineering or international business

  • Above 5-year experience in sourcing activities

  • Be familiar with ISO9001 /14000 or IATF Quality System.

  • Strong project management skill.

  • Strong and quick problem-solving skill on operation execution.

  • Strong coordination and communication skill with inter and external customer and supplier.

  • Strong negotiation skills with the suppliers.

  • Good command of verbal and written English.

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 CPSD PDD Power Delivery 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: No

Requisition ID: 070447