1+ months

New Product Development Sourcing Engineer - Rock Hill, SC

Kelly Services
Rock Hill, SC 29730

+ Map the supplier base risk management & opportunities

+ Formalize the sourcing 3 years Strategy, with measurable targets

+ Coordinate the action plans roll-out for each commodity and by supplier

+ Responsible of the Sourcing Performance for his/her commodities NPD

+ Track sourcing activities to reach Master Specification targets

+ Promote innovation from suppliers

+ Challenge R&D on standardization, modularity, easier design, use of standard parts

+ Negotiate parts price with suppliers to achieve project cost goals

+ Coordinate the new parts qualification with SQA, R&D, other buyers

+ Deliver on-time fast prototype & first batch, within project cost

+ Drive quote/feasibility estimate activities during pre-study phase

+ Sourcing Leadership, by effective benchmarking of performances

+ Market conditions (Price, Quality, technologies)

+ Develop & use innovative tool like Sheet Metal doctor for 0 base costing, e-auctions, VMI

+ Be inspired by other PCs performance and best practices


+ Mechanical Bachelor Degree Engineer, Master is a plus.

+ Able to read a technical drawing with tolerances & specifications

+ Fluent in English


+ 5+ years in supplier management of mechanical products, with proven record of contract negotiation, New Product Development & supplier strategy.

+ Exposition to International business environment & Large company, in Automotive industry or similar, knowing the supplier base around South Carolina

+ Use of IT tools like CAO, ERP (BPCS), MS-Excel, MS-Planner

+ Technical knowledge on compressor, engine, cooler, electric panel is a benefit

+ Good understanding of the commodity market trends like raw material prices


+ Negotiation & mediation skills,

+ Able to deal with deadlines, being Customer Oriented

+ High ability to work in teams

+ Problem solving capability, ownership, never give-up attitude

+ Good communication & Multicultural vision

+ Reliable & organized in your work

+ Positive attitude, constantly raising the performance bar

+ Undisputed business ethics vs supplier & adhere to Business Code of Practice.

+ Able to work in Matrix organization

+ Willing to travel

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-08-16 Expires: 2019-10-19

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New Product Development Sourcing Engineer - Rock Hill, SC

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Rock Hill, SC 29730

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