Advanced Sourcing Engineer

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
13 Jul 2018
10 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Advanced Sourcing Engineer

Are you a challenge-driven Advanced Sourcing Engineer with proven track record in new product introduction, with sourcing and engineering background and willing to become part of an international organization?


In this role you’ll be… reporting to the Global Design Center Director, whilst managing sourcing work package in new product development projects.

You’ll have an opportunity to… be part of new product development projects and work in a highly cross-functional and multicultural environment.

You should possess… supplier relationship management and engineering background ideally with experience in mechanics, proven track record in a similar role and project management skills & experience.


Great package including Healthcare Cash Plan, Life Insurance and Annual Bonus Program.


Principal Activities/Duties/Responsibilities


• Manage sourcing and supplier performance work package in new product development projects (project plan, budget, reporting, escalations…).

• State sourcing and supply chain requirements in projects

• Be accountable for future product supply chain performance

• Liaise with overseas manufacturing plants and contractors, travelling to sites when necessary.

• Work with R&D and Marketing in cross functional core teams and be a decision maker on sourcing related topics.

• Identify future industrial needs (technology, manufacturing, suppliers) and work with supply chain division to anticipate and select the best solutions.

• Organize sampling making, coordinate sample and pre-series validation.

• Complete suppliers qualification to warrant that supplier’s processes are repeatable


Education and/or Experience Required


• Project management skills and experience (project planning, cross discipline team coordination, reporting…).

• Risks management.

• Technical skills (engineering like degree, ideally with experience in both electronics and mechanics).

• Design for manufacturing and process statistic controls experience.

• Ability to work well in a fast changing and multicultural environment.

• Fast, efficient, resilient.

• Good interpersonal skills (required both internally and externally with suppliers).


The company

Markem-Imaje is a wholly owned subsidiary of the
US-based Dover Corporation and is a trusted world manufacturer of product identification and traceability solutions, offering a full line of reliable and innovative inkjet, thermal transfer, laser, and print and apply label systems.


Markem-Imaje provides global reach to over 50,000 customers with
30 subsidiaries,
6 technology centers, several equipment repair centers and manufacturing plants with the most comprehensive marking and coding portfolio available in the marketplace.


The site

The historic city of Nottingham is a popular destination for all ages. Nottingham is home to world class sport, amazing live performances, excellent nightlife and cutting edge art. The city is home to two universities, and there are a huge variety of fine dining and shopping to be enjoyed. On the outskirts of Nottingham you can find scenic landscape and plenty of family attractions.

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