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Emerson Strategic Sourcing Engineer in Cluj, Romania

Strategic Sourcing Engineer

Requisition ID : ( 21019234 )

Primary Location : Romania-Cluj-Cluj-Napoca

Job Function : Purchasing & Procurement

Job Posting Date : Jan 14, 2022, 6:21:07 AM


By joining us as a Strategic Sourcing Engineer you will have the chance to learn from some of the best managers and engineers in our industries and you will have unique career opportunities.

The purpose of this position is to work in collaboration with the European Sourcing team, to drive a common strategy for various commodities (such as castings, machined parts, soft parts & others). Develop and improve the integration between the multiple sites Europe sites in order to consolidate suppliers, implement common projects, drive savings and reduce lead time.


  • Develop strategies for various commodities such as casting, machined parts, forged & soft parts;

  • Negotiate with suppliers’ long-term agreements, focused on cost containment, quality, lead time reduction and payment terms improvement;

  • Assesses suppliers’ capacity, makes analysis of cost and benefits, the ability of complaints and SCAR management;

  • Run Electronic bids for direct/indirect materials to help drive lower costs;

  • Work on supplier consolidation and increase inventory turns by eliminating MOQ (Minimum Order Quantity) and MOV (Minimum order Value);

  • Resolve supply issues and develop supply chain risk mitigation and contingency plans, to improve material availability.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent experience;

  • Extensive experience in sourcing, procurement and supply chain management;

  • Ability to comprehend and interpret engineering drawings, quality systems requirements, component requirements and customer specifications;

  • Experience in establishing and managing pricing agreements with strategic suppliers;

  • 3 years of previous relevant experience;

  • Fluent English spoken and written communication skills.

About Emerson

Our inclusive company culture celebrates the unique perspectives, diversity of thoughts, and outstanding innovation that come to life when we actively seek to hire and develop the best, brightest team members from all backgrounds. These unique points of view help cultivate fresh thinking and new ideas, ensuring our continued success into the future.

At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational values—integrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovation—inform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher.

As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets.

Our Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $17.4 billion in sales, more than 20 Innovation, Solutions & Engineering Centers, and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.

Whether you're an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, you'll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

Req ID: 21019234