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Sourcing Analyst

Date: Aug 30, 2021

Location: DE

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.

OUR COMPANY

JELD-WEN (NYSE:JELD), founded in 1960, is one of the world’s largest door and window manufacturers, with more than 22,000 employees operating in 24 countries globally. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, JELD-WEN designs, produces and distributes an extensive range of interior and exterior doors, wood, vinyl and aluminium windows and related products for use in the new construction and repair and remodelling of residential homes and non-residential buildings. 
Our products and services afford us the opportunity to enter peoples’ workplaces, homes and daily lives. With this privilege comes great responsibility to ensure that the products we deliver are reliable and enrich the places and lives that they touch. We bring beauty and security to the spaces that touch our lives.

We act with integrity, invest in people, inspire through innovation, deliver on our promises and improve every day. We are seeking talented individuals who share this purpose and values and want to excel in their field of expertise. We offer excellent benefits, a collaborative environment in which to apply your talent and a dynamic and growing company, with exceptional career progression opportunities.

 

YOUR ROLE

Reporting to the Global Procurement Systems Manager and liaising with the Category Managers and the Logistics & Supply Chain teams, this position will be responsible for supporting the Global Procurement organization through the extensive use of project tools, reports and the implementation of global processes. The Global Procurement team is currently going through a crucial digital transformation: you will use your expertise and BI&A experience to assist with the procurement data integration in JELD-WEN’s global procurement data repository and the subsequent ongoing data maintenance whenever required. As a key member of the procurement team, you will be responsible for reviewing and coordinating documents, providing procurement and analytical expertise, as well as effectively communicating with cross functional internal teams.


YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

 

As a Procurement Analyst within JELD-WEN’s Global Procurement team, your mission will be:
 

  • Take the lead in assuring accurate management and reporting of functional KPIs.
  • Analytical review of monthly performances.
  • Provide intelligence to the Category Managers, Logistics and Supply Chain teams
  • Master data maintenance and Data cleansing.
  • Understand the business requirements and translate them into specific process/policy and system requirements.
  • Collaborate with the cross functional teams (Procurement, Finance, Operations etc.…) and provide analytical expertise to identify problem areas/ improvement area and recommend solutions.
  • Pareto data to establish key areas of focus in support of strategy development and deployment

 

 

 

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCES

  • High energy and a passion for continuous improvement essential.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role within a high-volume global manufacturing business is required.
  • Core skills must include:
    • Advanced Microsoft Excel and POWER BI knowledge (absolutely essential), knowledge of SQL and relational databases’ fundamentals is required. SAP knowledge would be preferred but not essential
    • Good facilitation, presentation, verbal and written communication skills.
    • Strong numerical and analytical skills.

 

LANGUAGE:

 

  • Written and Spoken Fluency in English and German required.

    The position cal be filled in Germany, Austria, Hungary and the Czech Republic.

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JELD-WEN is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee on the basis of race, color, religious creed, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws.

Unless explicitly requested or approached by JELD-WEN, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services