Eaton Corporation Buyer in Tijuana, Mexico

  • RFI / RFQ Management – Request RFI or RFQ’s to suppliers, and depth analysis of RFQ’s, preparation of Sourcing Work Books and recommendation to SCPM / plants on the preferred solutions.

  • Negotiation – Should have experience in negotiation with suppliers as it relates to PO placement and PO management.

  • PO Management – Placement, expediting, de-expediting and cancel as well as past due and PO acknowledgement. PO status reporting.

  • Requisition to PO Creation – Discrete PO order placement and PO justification as per government and internal controls.

  • Invoice on Hold – Able to understand the issues of Invoices on hold and the resolution ensuring the payment is done.

  • Supplier Management – Worked on supplier addition / modification in the system.

  • Report Management – Should have good experience on different report generation and analysis for these reports.

Pricing Proposals – Ability to gather pertinent price data from system, understand price changes, FFP, Estimates, Pricing Escalations, and able to provide data to pricing dept. and sales to ensure that we have made our best estimation before submitting proposals to management and customers and to report percentages that may be lock in on LTA, S/S, New updated quotes, and FFP


  • Bachelors with 1-3 years of experience in SCM processes

  • Strong Knowledge in Microsoft Office

  • Need to have working Knowledge of any ERP.

  • English and Spanish language fluency (writing, reading and speaking)

  • Good communication skills to work with teams remotely

  • Quick response to deadlines and priorities

  • Hands on experience in purchasing function

Preferred qualifications:

  • B.S or B.A. degree in Engineering or Business disciplines. Concentrations to include but not limited to Supply Chain, Operations, Management, and Management Science.

  • Master’s degree in engineering, MBA, systems or finance

  • Proficiency in SAP ECC/MRP planning and/or purchasing modules

  • APICS certification

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: Latin America

Organization: AER HQ SLS

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