Manager Global Supply Chain Engineering

<Strong>At Masonite, we understand that people are key. We are a composite of diverse people who come together by showing support and respect to one another. We continuously strive to improve both our products and our customers’ experiences. This drive leads us to revolutionize the door industry and help people walk through walls.</Strong>

Charlotte, NC

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<div class="elementor-element elementor-element-8e366bd color--green elementor-widget elementor-widget-heading" data-id="8e366bd" data-element_type="heading.default">OUR CULTURE:</div> <div class="elementor-element elementor-element-7677bec elementor-widget elementor-widget-text-editor" data-id="7677bec" data-element_type="text-editor.default"> <div class="elementor-widget-container"> <div class="elementor-text-editor elementor-clearfix"> <div class="elementor-element elementor-element-5205513 elementor-widget elementor-widget-text-editor" data-id="5205513" data-element_type="text-editor.default"> <div class="elementor-widget-container"> <div class="elementor-text-editor elementor-clearfix"> <p style="margin-top: 0in;"><span style="font-family: 'Segoe UI',sans-serif;"><br />At Masonite, we understand that people are key. We are a composite of diverse people who come together by showing support and respect to one another.</span></p> <p style="margin-top: 0in; box-sizing: border-box; margin-bottom: 1rem;"><span style="font-family: 'Segoe UI',sans-serif;">We hire people that demonstrate integrity under pressure. Integrity is at the foundation of everything we do. It is in each door we make, in our commitment delivery and in our honest and sincere communication.</span></p> <p style="margin-top: 0in; box-sizing: border-box; margin-bottom: 1rem;"><span style="font-family: 'Segoe UI',sans-serif;">Our employees are flexible, versatile and resilient. Our ability to weather any storm, to bend without breaking, is what allows us to hear the knock and open the door with confidence, no matter what&rsquo;s on the other side.</span></p> <p style="margin-top: 0in; box-sizing: border-box; margin-bottom: 1rem;"><span style="font-family: 'Segoe UI',sans-serif;">We hold the door open for each other and for new ideas. We want everyone to freely contribute ideas and add value, so we are positive and encouraging. This collaborative environment is what makes Masonite a transparent, fair company- one that doesn&rsquo;t hide behind closed doors.</span></p> <p style="margin-top: 0in; box-sizing: border-box; margin-bottom: 1rem;"><span style="font-family: 'Segoe UI',sans-serif;">This drive leads us to revolutionize the door industry and help people walk through walls.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div>

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Overview: <p dir="LTR">This position is responsible for leading the Supply Chain Engineering functions including (VA/VE) Engineering, Change Management Engineering and New Product Introduction (NPI) and will report to the Director, Global Sourcing &amp; Quality Engineering. This role manages a team of two direct reports and interacts closely with vendors, R&amp;D, and Operations. Manages the Material Cost Out Engineer(s) (VA/VE) team to identify opportunities by reviewing BOMs, working with the plants, R&amp;D, and suppliers.</p> <p dir="LTR">Upon identification of cost out opportunities, the VA/VE Eng will work with suppliers to execute cost projects driven by improvements in our supplier&rsquo;s process and potential changes in raw material and components. Manage the Change Management Engineer (CM) that will work closely with Global Sourcing to support cost out projects by managing with Masonite Change Process (MCP) for the sourcing group. This CM will ensure all cost out projects (material or design) comply with Masonite and Industry standards. Manage the sourcing part of New Product Introduction (NPI) by identifying opportunities of standardization, leverage volume with actual vendors globally and align implementation with Sourcing global and Centralized Procurement Teams.</p>
Responsibilities: <p dir="LTR">Set up a strategy for the Supply Chain Engineering team and continue to drive cost savings goals. Continue to actively manage one of the functions while leading the team. Assist in the identification of VA/VE cost out events. Responsible for managing the cost out a team that will conduct the following activities:</p> <ul> <li>The team will work with suppliers and MIC to review components designs, chemical make-up, etc. to identify cost out opportunities.</li> <li>The team will work with suppliers to review the supplier production process to identify savings.</li> <li>Conduct audits at Masonite facilities with the supplier to identify outsourcing savings opportunities.</li> <li>Responsible for the change management team that will be responsible for working with Global Sourcing and MIC to complete the MCP process.</li> <li>Create a formal database of test plans to streamline project timelines (work in conjunction with MIC).</li> <li>Develop and implement metrics for the team.</li> <li>Develop and implement the annual operating plan (AOP) for the Sourcing Engineering team.&nbsp;</li> <li>Work with team internal customers to identify, implement and monitor progress throughout the year.</li> <li>Ensure the team is in compliance with all internal and external regulations.</li> </ul> <p dir="DEFAULT">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="LTR"><strong><u>Leadership</u></strong></p> <p dir="LTR">Ensure that the area of responsibility is properly organized, staffed and directed. Guide, motivate and develop direct and indirect report employees. Plan, implement and control the cost and project budget in the area of responsibility. Create an environment that fosters teamwork, collaboration, flexibility and change acceptance that supports quality, standardization and cost savings. Ability to develop a team strategy.</p>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Bachelors or Master&rsquo;s Degree required in engineering or technical area related. &nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li>A minimum of 5+ years of experience in managing process change or engineering.</li> <li>Experience with at least one of the following <span class="WIA2">industries/commodities</span> &ndash; Wood (lumber, components, finished goods); metal/hardware; glass products and/or plastic component.</li> <li>Must demonstrate significant experience in project management and show successes in deployment of systems/processes.</li> <li>Demonstrated competence in cost reduction and process improvement. Six Sigma training, Lean Manufacturing and Blackbelt certification a definite plus.</li> <li>Demonstrated ability to provide innovative leadership.</li> <li>Strong communication skills to effectively communicate at all organizational levels and outside suppliers.</li> <li>Strong analytical and strategic problem solving capabilities.</li> <li>Ability to work independently and lead cross-functional teams.</li> <li>Proficient computer skills to include Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.</li> <li>Availability for ~40% local and international travel.</li> </ul> <div id="gtx-trans" style="position: absolute; left: -434px; top: 26px;">&nbsp;</div>