Global Sourcing Engineer

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Our Global Modules team is currently searching for a Global Sourcing Engineer to serve as a consultant in NPDIs, redesigns, supplier changes, and defining the global sourcing strategy. In this role, the sourcing engineer will become the technical expert and go-to person for pneumatics and electric motors, and the main driver of standardization across Mettler-Toledo. This position is located at our Columbus, OH office.

Your responsibilities would include:
  • Procurement strategy development and implementation for pneumatics and electric motors in close collaboration with a category manager 
  • Managing suppliers strategically when doing supplier evaluation and selection. This includes:
    • Audits
    • Performance reviews
    • Negotiations
  • Consulting in product development and engineering changes in close collaboration with R&D, project and product managers. 
  • Establishing yourself as the technical expert and point of contact for pneumatics and electric motors 
  • Coordinating multi-unit, cross-functional global projects and supporting both regional and global implementation
  • Identification and implementation of savings opportunities by transferring and applying best practices 
  • Single-point of contact for dedicated US business units as the coordinator within global procurement 
  • Other duties may be assigned

What You Need to Succeed

  • Master's degree in Engineering 
  • Experience in R&D, supply chain management, consulting, key account management or related field 
  • Experience in working within a global, cross-functional and multicultural environment 
  • Open-minded and engaged personality 
  • Solid financial acumen and strong analytical skills 
  • Ability to communicate ideas without having the authority to give directives 
  • Presentation skills for all levels of a global organization 
  • Proficient user of MS Office, SAP and IT savvy in general 
  • Ability to effectively present information and react to questions and requests from all levels of an organization. 
  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills are required. German and Chinese language skills are a plus.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire 
  • Tuition reimbursement, employee wellness programs, plus other perks and discounts 
  • Parental and caregiver leave policies
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits 
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation 
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes. 
  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
No matter how far human kind goes to explore new frontiers, Mettler Toledo is there to help make it happen.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here

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