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Sourcing Engineer - RT

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Akron, Ohio, 44308, United States
Posted:
February 14, 2018
Description:

Sourcing Engineer - RT

Akron, Ohio 44308

Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, we are the leading manufacturer and marketer of branded healthcare and fitness products for the rehabilitation, therapy, and professional wellness markets.

Job Requirements:

Must have both commercial and technical aptitude toward Purchasing, Qualifying and Validating products. Engineering background preferred with a Global Supply Chain understanding/background.

Must have a high level of initiative, business acumen, analytical and problem solving skills, good organizational habits and be results driven

Support New Product Development (NPD) teams with multiple products

Create specifications, generate drawings and inspection procedures that range from simple (low detail) to complex (high detail)

Researches product technical information to maintain competent knowledge of various product attributes

Performs value analysis accordingly to satisfy the form, fit and function requirements at the lowest total cost

Participates in supplier audits to determine technical abilities and support

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering or Supply Management

Certifications preferred

At least 3 to 5 years in Technical Procurement

Demonstrated technical buying experience in a product development environment

Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications

Procurement experience in a regulated industry

Experience with Microsoft Dynamics a plus

Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, we are the leading manufacturer and marketer of branded healthcare and fitness products for the rehabilitation, therapy, and professional wellness markets.

Job Requirements:

Must have both commercial and technical aptitude toward Purchasing, Qualifying and Validating products. Engineering background preferred with a Global Supply Chain understanding/background.

Must have a high level of initiative, business acumen, analytical and problem solving skills, good organizational habits and be results driven

Support New Product Development (NPD) teams with multiple products

Create specifications, generate drawings and inspection procedures that range from simple (low detail) to complex (high detail)

Researches product technical information to maintain competent knowledge of various product attributes

Performs value analysis accordingly to satisfy the form, fit and function requirements at the lowest total cost

Participates in supplier audits to determine technical abilities and support

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering or Supply Management

Certifications preferred

At least 3 to 5 years in Technical Procurement

Demonstrated technical buying experience in a product development environment

Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and specifications

Procurement experience in a regulated industry

Experience with Microsoft Dynamics a plus

Must have both commercial and technical aptitude toward Purchasing, Qualifying and Validating products.

Engineering background preferred with a Global Supply Chain understanding/background.

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