Job Name:
Senior Sourcing Analyst- New Product Development- Hybrid

General information

Location: Bayport, MN
Date:
07-Jun-2022
Company:
Andersen Corporation
Ref #:
1213
Job Category:
Supply Chain
Bayport
MN

Description & Requirements


We’re focused on bringing more light into people’s lives by helping them create healthier, happier spaces to build memories and do what they love. This applies to our team, too. By celebrating our differences and embracing a positive work-life balance, we are recognized as a Yellow Ribbon company, one of Forbes Magazine’s 2021 “America’s Best Large Employers” and a “Best Employer for Diversity.”. As a 2021 Energy Star Partner of the Year, Andersen is also committed to environmental health and sustainability. No matter your role, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Andersen is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


SUMMARY:


The Senior Sourcing Analyst-New Product Development is responsible for strategy development and execution of sourcing gate deliverables required to launch new window and door projects. This position will be the central sourcing project lead collaborating with other functional areas including: the project team, research and development, operations, supply chain, commodity leads/suppliers, and finance.

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

·       Manager multiple new project development projects simultaneously, and continuous improvement projects as needed.

·       Oversee all sourcing activities and deliverables for assigned projects from inception to launch, holding internal functions and suppliers accountable for achieving key milestones.

·       Develop source plan to support new technology and design needs, as well as commodity sourcing strategies.

·       Partner with design engineering to aid with upfront design simplification, and lead design reviews with suppliers.

·       Establish and own supplier tooling and development schedule for all sourced components in accordance with project milestones.

·       Work closely with sourcing commodity teams on bid list creation, supplier selection, and supplier readiness for production.

·       Ensure that all problems which impact cost, delivery and quality are escalated and resolved quickly.

·       Become the subject matter expert of the Product Development Process, related to Sourcing.


CULTURE AND BENEFITS: 

“Be Orange. Be You.” is how we express our belief that by embracing our differences, and empowering you, we’ll be a stronger team able to accomplish what otherwise wouldn’t be possible. This Orange spirit has helped us become the #1 innovative window and door brand* and the one homeowners love the most.** It’s also why we’re committed to supporting you to approach each day with a bright outlook.


Benefits include, and are not limited to:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
  • Health Savings Account contributions
  • Paid holidays plus PTO
  • 401(k) plan & contributions
  • Professional development and tuition reimbursement opportunities
  • Charity contributions
  • Nationwide career opportunities


We look forward to seeing how your unique skills, background and experiences will inspire our team and help us continue to be the leader we are today.

* 2020 Andersen brand surveys of U.S. contractors, builders & architects

** 2020 Andersen Brand Survey of U.S. homeowners


During 2022, each eligible Andersen employee will receive $1,000 for each full fiscal quarter they are actively employed and fully vaccinated against COVID-19. An eligible employee hired during a quarter will receive a prorated payment based on the number of days employed during the quarter. Those eligible include fully-vaccinated regular full-time and part-time employees (at least 20 hours per week) who are not subject to a collective bargaining agreement. These and other terms and conditions of Andersen’s 2022 Profit Sharing Plan, including the definition of full vaccination against COVID-19, are subject to change or termination without notice.


QUALIFICATIONS: 

·       Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain/Operations, Business, Engineering, or related degree is required.

·       4+ years of relevant experience in sourcing, product development, supply chain, or operations.

·       Project management experience with the ability to create project plans, manage schedules, adapt resources, and achieve project deliverables.

·       Very organized and able to independently pursue concurrent resolution of multiple issues.

·       Demonstrated success collaboratively leading and motivating others.

·       Strong written and verbal communication skills with employees at all levels of the organization.

·       Solid understanding of continuous improvement methodologies.

·       Technical knowledge and/or previous fenestration product experience is a plus.


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