Sourcing Engineer

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

As part of Global Supply Chain Management, Global Procurement is committed to doing business with environmentally and socially responsible suppliers. Under consideration of innovation, cost, quality and availability, it is imperative to hold ourselves and our suppliers to high standards of operational and process excellence.  We strive to develop procurement to a competitive advantage for METTLER TOLEDO.  

The Sourcing Engineer will work in tandem with the Category Manager to deliver total cost of ownership optimization. They would drive standardization and utilization of preferred suppliers optimizing the US regional supplier base.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 
  • Procurement strategy development and implementation for mechanical designed parts in close collaboration with a category manager
  • Supplier evaluation and selection, strategic supplier management, perform supplier audits, and support supplier performance reviews and negotiations
  • Assist in the implementation of Mettler Toledo Design Standard guidelines
  • Identify and implement technical cost reductions applying best practices such as Value Engineering methodology
  • Work in close collaboration with R&D, project and product managers for product development and engineering change activities. Establish yourself as the go-to technical expert for mechanical designed parts
  • Coordinate multi-unit, cross-functional global projects and support both regional and global implementations
  • Single-point of contact for dedicated US business units as coordinator within global procurement
  • Other duties may be assigned.

What You Need to Succeed

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering with 3-5 years experience, Master's degree preferred
  • Ability to travel up to 25% domestically some international 
  • 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 and push them through 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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