Sourcing Analyst

Date: 14-Jul-2021

Location: Shanghai, CN

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.

Markem-Imaje is a trusted global manufacturer of product identification and traceability solutions. Our connected solutions help manufacturers to reduce waste, increase efficiency, achieve compliance and protect their brand.  

We offer the most complete range of market-leading marking and coding systems along with software, services and consumable solutions so you can streamline all your printing needs from one supplier. 


The Role

The Sourcing Analyst is responsible for sourcing strategy execution, data management & documentation of assigned categories/sub-categories, support on saving roadmap realization and other tactic focus.



What you’ll do

Strategic Tasks:

  • Participate and support the sourcing strategy definition of assigned categories/sub-categories.
  • Participate and support the saving roadmap definition of assigned categories/sub-categories.
  • Collaborate with GCM /GCL to realize/optimize the spend management and saving opportunities identification.
  • Participate and support the total cost ownership analysis of sourcing projects.
  • Innovate and optimize the sourcing data/document management.

Execution Tasks:

  • Execute the sourcing strategy and collaborate with GCM /GCL on result driven.
  • Manage and ensure the accuracy of the ERP data related with assigned categories/sub-categories.
  • Conduct the RfI/RfP/RfQ of sourcing projects, collect the commercial data for sourcing decision making. Preliminary analyze the offers and provide the proposal on total cost ownership.
  • Execute and optimize the document management and control, such as contracts/ agreements, RfI/RfP/RfQ package, offers, pricing records, sample orders, and other purchasing commercial documents/records.
  • Follow up the implementation activities of sourcing projects with suppliers and SDE. Report the discrepancies of execution to GCM/GCL.
  • Monitor the data/documents in public or share folders for assigned categories/sub-categories. Ensure the completion and accuracy of project management documents following the sourcing process.
  • Part of the Procure to Pay process for indirect, following indirect sourcing policy

Supporting Tasks:

  • Support on the supply base management with cross functional team (GCM/GCL, SDE, SCM, Quality, etc).
  • Support on supplier risk management and report the discrepancies or changes GCM/GCL.
  • Deal with the supplier relationship management (local). Support on partnership buildup.

Analysis and Reporting Tasks:

  • Ensure proper ERP data for regular reporting.
  • Prepare the compliance report of sourcing project management.


  • Other jobs which is assigned by supervisor.



What you need to have

Functional skills:

  • Well understanding on concept and knowledge of sourcing for assigned categories/sub-categories, including process, tools, negotiation, benchmarking, analysis, etc.
  • Solid knowledge and experiences in supplier base management of assigned categories/sub-categories.
  • Excellent data analysis capability and reporting.
  • ERP user, i.e. SAP


Personal skills:

  • Excellent business skill, proactive, self-driven and result oriented.
  • Team player, skills for change management and positive to conflict.
  • Work on high pressure and be skilled for reporting and escalation.
  • Proactive and focus on continuous improvement.
  • Good communication/negotiation skills.


Education and Experience:

  • 3-year-experience or more in position concerning with purchasing/sourcing/procurement/supply chain management.
  • Fluent English mandatory (equivalent to level B2 minimum under CECR classification)
  • Associate and/or bachelor is required, major in engineering/industry is plus



Please note this role will require you to travel extensively


If you believe you match our values and have the experience we’re looking for, then apply! We can’t wait to hear from you. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age and genetic information.


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.



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