Throughout the company's 80 year history, Masonite has maintained its focus on leading-edge innovation, manufacturing excellence and superior customer service. Masonite is committed to delivering product and service innovations that will enhance beauty, functionality and architectural design to its customers around the world. Builders, remodelers, architects and homeowners rely on Masonite products to create homes of distinction.
The Category Sourcing Specialist is responsible for strategic sourcing and managing of all activities for the assigned category of products and/or services for Masonite. The primary objective will be to optimize the total cost and total value of the assigned products and services for Masonite.
The Category Sourcing Specialist will be expected to demonstrate a strong understanding of supply management techniques and strategies, including: strategic sourcing; fact-based negotiation; supply market analysis; supplier relationship development. The Category Specialist will work closely with internal Masonite customers and stakeholders to understand their business needs/objectives, material/category requirements and broader manufacturing processes.
Working with the Division Sourcing Manager and Global Sourcing Category Managers, the Category Sourcing Specialist will assist in integrating this understanding of Masonite’s internal needs and objectives with a strong supply market understanding to help develop the optimal category supply base for Masonite.