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The Strategic Sourcing Engineer is responsible for the strategic direction of the respective commodities for Daniel Measurement and Control. This position drives cost containment, supplier development, and supplier performance initiatives. The position is also the focal point for engineered to order projects as they pertain to the commodity. The Strategic Sourcing Engineer will work closely with the engineering, quality, and materials departments. Responsibilities * Develop a strategy for commodities and put policies in place to ensure strategy is implemented and maintained * Assess supplier capability, capacity, cost structure, and performance against targets * Prepare and evaluate electronic RFXs * Negotiate long-term agreements with a focus on cost containment, quality, and payment terms improvement * Maintain relationships with preferred suppliers * Resolve supply issues and develop supply chain risk mitigation and contingency plans * Review parts and product with suppliers as necessary to develop and initiate containment and cost reduction opportunities. * Coordinate efforts between suppliers, Quality Assurance, Engineering and Materials departments as necessary to support cost containment and cost reduction project implementation * Develop and maintain systems and processes necessary to maintain and drive supplier- suggested cost reduction. * Analyze technical data, designs, preliminary specifications, manufacturing limitations and supplier facilities * Coordinate efforts between suppliers, Engineering, Quality Assurance and Procurement to facilitate material substitutions, standardization, rework and salvage of purchased materials * Develop effective relationships with business group management to ensure that business unit benefits from group leverage opportunities * Deliver results for key performance metrics (Day Payables Outstanding, Net Material Inflation, and Parts Per Million)
* Technical university degree; * 5+ years of supply chain experience; * Purchasing experience in with strategic responsibility for procurement/planning of components; * Fluent spoken and written English; * Strong presentation skills – must be comfortable and competent at presenting technical information to senior management and defending position; * Organizational and analytical skills; * Project management skills; * Ability to work effectively with all levels of management. To facilitate accomplishment of mutual goals; * International purchasing experience is desired; * Ability to comprehend and interpret engineering drawings, quality systems requirements and customer specifications; * Solid personal computer skills with strong capability with Microsoft Office products; Excel, Word and PowerPoint, ERP; * Must be able to travel domestically and internationally (up to 30%).