Eaton Corporation Procurement Manager in Beaver, Pennsylvania
Eaton’s Electrical Sector is currently seeking a Procurement Manager to join our team. This position is based at our Beaver, PA location.
The Procurement Manager will supervise and manage a team of Senior Buyers and Analysts. The Manager will ensure the Supply Chain Team has the information and materials available to provide the highest customer service possible to our internal customers; recognizing the need to collaborate with other departments to gather information to use to make decisions that balance the costs of inventory and freight. This person will be a Manager of people including Senior Buyers and Senior Material Analysts. The Procurement Manager will be a working member of the procurement team and will be functionally responsible for ensuring Team Metrics are attained regarding supplier performance. This role will ensure effective material planning and procurement of components is performed using tools available to fullest capacity.
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 function you will:
Drive Supply Chain improvements internally through BOC of supply chain team and externally via Supplier improvement programs (target setting using Focus 5)
Supervise purchased part raw material inventory levels: i.e. / control guidelines for stocking levels, safety stock and receipt of materials in support of manufacturing.
Develop objectives and assist Buyers and Analysts in delivering to meet plant goals
Monitor purchased part inventory transactions, to seek improvement
Obtain information from SIOP for material planning and forecasting purposes, maintain inventory levels & dollars within established objectives; including E&O for purchased RM
Evaluate effectiveness of existing procedures and/or activities performed within the Purchasing functions to recommend areas of improvement.
Create commodity plans in alignment with SCOEQ: negotiate win-win with suppliers on pricing; payment terms delivery terms, stocking programs, etc.
Perform supplier analysis, evaluate competitive offering, cost benefit analysis
Proficient in ERP procurement- planning system, supplemented by Lean methodology.
Analyze MRP reports for execution; Maintain planning parameters in Oracle
Participate in the timely resolution of MarkView invoices, receipt discrepancies, etc to minimize AP HOLD
Adhere to standard processes for the department as established by site leadership and/or divisional strategies
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
Qualifications Required (Basic) Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution required
Minimum 2 (two) years of experience in a management/supervisory role is required
Minimum 5 (five) years of experience in supply chain
Must be legally eligible to work in the United States on an on-going basis without Company sponsorship
No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates residing within 50 miles of the Beaver, PA facility will be considered for this position. Active Duty Military Service member candidates are exempt from the geographical area limitation.
Masters/MBA degree a plus.
APICS CPIM certification preferred
Experience with ERP/MRP systems
Experience working in a unionized environment is a plus
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.
We provide benefits that are industry competitive and focused on employee well-being. Listed below are programs that are offered globally, but program availabilities may vary by site.
Flexible work options to help balance work/life demands (at participating Eaton sites)
Healthcare/retirement savings programs
Competitive compensation packages to reward skills and performance
Tuition assistance or financial help for ongoing learning and development
Health, Dental, Vision & Wellness programs
Donation matching (U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico)
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 CPD PCD Power Components Division
Job Level: Manager
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
Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is 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.