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Sr. Sourcing Analyst

San Jose Iturbide, GUA, MX, 37980

Your Career Begins at Timken 
If you're ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken.  Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.

Purpose and Scope

This position is directly accountable for creating a long-term competitive advantage through the development and management of a supply base that provides quality products/services that meet/exceed expectation to help advance the business with lowest total cost.



  • Regional supplier development to support global Commodity Sourcing Strategies.
  • Negotiate price, quantity, and delivery with suppliers.
  • Develop and maintain strong internal customer and external supplier relationships to advance long term valued added supplier partners.
  • Supplier performance management.
  • Total cost of ownership reduction in areas of cost, inventory, quality, service, and innovation.
  • Execute sourcing events including issuing RFQ, analyzing data from proposals, negotiating terms and conditions, and preparing NDAs.
  • Develop and finalize supply agreement and service level agreements in accordance with business, financial, legal, and regulatory requirements.
  • Drive resolution of SAP transactional issues related to purchase to pay process between plant/purchasing and supplier.


Technical/Functional Skills

Interpersonal & team skills


Supplier management and collaboration


Continuous improvement process

Project management

Proposal writing

ERP/SAP knowledge


Education / Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Marketing, Business, Engineering or Manufacturing with 5+ years’ experience in related field.

All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Join one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® – an honor we’ve received ten times.


The Timken Company designs a growing portfolio of engineered bearings and power transmission products that improve the reliability and efficiency of global machinery and equipment to move the world forward. Timken posted $3.8 billion in sales in 2019 and employs more than 17,000 people globally, operating from 42 countries.

Why Choose Timken?

  • Over a century of knowledge and innovation
  • A culture of top performance
  • A global, diverse environment
  • Products that contribute to a sustainable world
  • A conviction to improve communities around us
  • Competitive salary and benefits

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