Eaton Corporation Supply Chain Analyst - Materials in Searcy, Arkansas

Eaton’s Hydraulics Group is seeking a Supply Chain Analyst – Procurement for its Power Motion Control Division. The Supply Chain Analyst will be located in Searcy AR.

Essential Functions:

  • Lead sourcing strategy to support plant production programs.

  • Daily review and management of action messages for all applicable suppliers and product lines.

  • Co-champion for plant replenishment strategies including supplier set up, Plan for Every Part, and Supplier Vis.

  • Maintain supplier performance metrics and utilize to drive on-going improvements in the supply chain.

  • Support SCM cost out activity for respective suppliers.

  • Manages plant safety stock MRP parameter review process for purchased part safety stock.

  • Supports daily component shortage reviews and updates 3-Tier board accordingly.

  • Plant co-champion for supplier consolidation strategy.

  • Achieve on-time completion of New Product Development programs.

  • Lead and / or facilitate Continuous Improvement teams.

  • Analysis of data to make fact-based data driven decisions.


Position Criteria :

  • Working knowledge of AIAG (PPAP) process.

  • Working knowledge of Quality Management System (ISO/TS).

  • Ability to lead, coach, direct and influence individuals to successful outcomes.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively present complex information.

  • Ability to effectively interact and communicate with suppliers and customers as a representative of the organization.

    Basic Qualifications :

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in at least one of the following areas: Supply Chain, logistics, sales, customer service or inventory planning.

  • Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future.

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain or related field from an accredited institution.

  • 3 years of Supply Chain experience.

  • Proficient with ERP/MRP systems.

  • Proficient with MS Office.

  • Project management experience using phase-gate structure.

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: HYD PMC Power Motion Control

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.