Sourcing Engineer

Sensata Technologies

Sensata Technologies

Other Engineering
Wuhu, Anhui, China
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024
The Purchasing Professional will be responsible for managing the purchase orders by planning material requirements utilizing the updated system as well as executing any required plans. They are also responsible for performing follow-ups on purchasing orders sent to external suppliers.

General Responsibilities
• Leads in the maintenance of updated purchase records
• Responsible for making purchases of urgent materials and/or transportation service for materials or products inside the city or to other locations
• Leads the tracking and recording of functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
• Responsible for interviews of sales representatives and researches companies to develop new sources of supplies and secure favorable terms for the company
• Leads with crafting negotiation strategies and closing deals with optimal terms

Experience / Qualifications
• A university degree required (i.e. Bachelors degree) or equivalent relevant work experience.
• Must be a team player able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to handle multiple competing tasks and demands
• Strong communication skills; oral, written and presentation
• Strong organization, planning and time management skills to achieve results
• Strong personal and professional ethical values and integrity
• Holds self-accountable to achieving goals and standards
• Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
• Strong interpersonal & collaboration skills to work effectively with all levels of the organization including suppliers and/or external customers


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