NPI Sourcing Engineer

Date: 29-Oct-2020

Location: Nottingham, GB

Company: Dover Corporation

Markem-Imaje is a trusted world manufacturer of product identification and traceability solutions, offering a full range of reliable and innovative inkjet, thermal transfer, laser, print and label application systems. Markem-Imaje delivers fully integrated solutions that enable product quality and safety, regulatory and retailer compliance, better product recalls and improved manufacturing processes.



Are you a results-driven Advanced Sourcing Engineer with a proven track record in an industrial New Product Introduction environment and looking to become part of an international organization?


In this role you’ll be… responsible to drive the implementation of the sourcing strategies in  a cross-functional product development projects and deliver in commitments (time and budget). You will be the Business Partner of the Product Division for all related sourcing areas.and will serve as the key bridge between the engineering and sourcing functions.

You’ll have an opportunity to… be part of a successful multicultural team working in a highly innovative, cross-functional, industrial environment.

You should possess… experience in sourcing / procurement in a project environment with a strong stakeholder management business acumen in an international company.


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


Principal Activities/Duties/Responsibilities:


  • Proactively evaluate opportunities during the first phases of the projects (R&D innovation, concept, Make Or Buy)..
  • Define and manage work breakdown package for sourcing.
  • Ensure timely completion of sourcing deliverables and objectives.
  • Perform NPI material cost analysis and set project benchmark targets.
  • Ensure sourcing standard are followed and implemented during project.
  • Contribute to the success of projects by positioning sourcing as a key function during decisions.
  • Propose innovative solutions, based of a good understanding of the supplier market, able to bring added value on products, processes.
  • Member in applicable project or Product Division cross-functional team(s).

Education and/or Experience Required:


  • Technical engineer and / or master in Purchasing.
  • 5 to 7 years + as project sourcing engineer in industrial  and international environment.
  • Experience in implementing sourcing  strategy along New Product Introduction or innovation projects .
  • Results driven.
  • Excellent communication, leadership and stakeholder management skills.
  • Project management certified is an advantage.
  • Availability to travel on a regular basis (20-25%).



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in : EMEA : United Kingdom : Nottinghamshire : Nottingham 

Sub Division: Other Supply Chain UK 

Job Requisition ID: 34396

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