Eaton Corporation Sourcing Engineer in Changzhou, China


Analyse commodity data, prepare and issue RFQ (Request For Quotation) to supplier;


Negotiate with supplier for best possible price, quality and payment term etc.;


Continuous negotiation with supplier for cost reduction, implement and monitor the cost out project;


Regular supply base management and integration, maintain and optimize the AVL (Approved Vendor List) suppliers;


Work with other team members to audit and certify the new supplier per Eaton standard requirements;


Support to project PRO-Launch, product improvement and ECN (Engineering Change Notice) etc.;


NPD Project related sourcing;


Execute and follow up with the sourcing strategies by management team;


Support to purchasing team with prices, delivery and quality issues etc.;


Other duties assigned as required by team manager.


  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline,technical background, fluent in oral and written English;

  • Minimum of 3 years MFG/Operations experience in mechanical industry sourcing management experience;

  • Be familiar with the ERP system;

  • Understanding of machine tools selection, manufacturing and business systems, and quality control systems;

  • Analytic mindset and good at planning;

  • Good interpersonal skill and negotiation skill;

  • Good team player;

  • Proactive, possessing initiative, driven with a ‘can-do’ attitude

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Asia Pacific

Organization: PDD PDAD Power Distribution Assemblies 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

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