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Supply Chain Specialist

Date: Jun 21, 2022

Location: Woodbridge, ON, CA, L4H 3G9

Company: Jeld-Wen Inc.


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.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the identification, planning, scheduling and execution of  procurement order requirements based on various data sources;
  • Oversee inventory management activities such as cycle counting, analysis and reconciliation, stocking strategies, excess & obsolescence review and reporting, etc.;
  • Oversee the coordination of deliveries, expediting of orders and effective management of past due PO’s and back orders with suppliers as required;
  • Oversee the reconciliation of supplier invoicing discrepancies, maintenance of product cost data and part number data management and timely vendor-related data information;     
  • Effectively communicate with key stakeholders in Supply Chain Management, Production, Customer Service, Quality Assurance and Accounts Payable; 
  • Manage supplier relationships to optimize delivery, pricing, quality and documentation;
  • Produce various Excel-based reports to facilitate key tasks;       
  • Build strong product knowledge and become the go to person for category-specific information;
  • Continuously seek to drive process improvement by adhering to Lean best practices;
  • Adhere to established company policies, procedures and safety standards
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Minimum 7 to 10 years of progressive supply chain management experience in a manufacturing or construction services environment;
  • Prior supervisory experience will be considered a strong asset;
  • Post-secondary degree in operations management, supply chain management or similar;
  • CSCP/CPIM/SCMP/PMAC or similar accreditation or current enrollment in a recognized program;
  • Demonstrable experience in supply chain management activities including planning, scheduling, procurement, production control, inventory management, etc.;
  • Solid ERP / MRP skills experience, preferably with an SAP background; 
  • Exposure to Lean Business systems, Six Sigma and similar CI programs would be consider an asset;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities;
  • Superior oral and written communications abilities;
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills;
  • Strong sense of urgency and accountability;
  • Advanced Excel skills including use of formulas, pivot tables, conditional formatting, macros, etc.
  • Hands-on attitude, comfortable working in manufacturing and warehousing environments;

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