Intern, Sourcing

Masterbrand Cabinets Inc. Jasper , IN 47547

Posted 2 months ago

Position Profile

Position Summary

The Sourcing Intern is responsible for managing a sourcing project proposal and implementation plan that delivers competitive advantage and cost savings based on total cost of ownership. The position will collaborate with finance operations logistics quality and product departments while ensuring supplier compliance and business continuity. Person will utilize sourcing cost quality and service components providing overall savings.

Organizational Relationship

This position will report to the Director Supply Chain Compliance.


  • Research Identify and recommend new sources in North America Asia Europe and South America.

  • Establish extensive knowledge base & indices in commodities through understanding of business requirements market trends and underlying cost factors.

  • Participate in cross-functional product teams to establish early new supplier involvement to achieve development performance goals support project timelines and manage product cost. Key responsibility includes both new and strategic supplier evaluation selections and qualifications.

  • Identify and recommend preferred suppliers while reducing total acquisition costs. Maximize leverage of spend strategy and reduce overall cost of acquisition.

Key Experiences

  • Project Management

  • Sourcing Research and Analytics

  • Negotiation/RFP

  • Collaboration & Teamwork

  • Domestic Supplier Visit

  • Oracle and ERP systems

  • Presentation to Executive Management

Characteristics & Attributes

  • Strong customer service attitude and experience.

  • Sourcing and/or international business experience.

  • Results orientation ensuring work is completed on time on budget and within quality parameters.

  • Possess the knowledge and capability necessary to issue clear documentation for requests for proposals and / or requests for quote as necessary.

  • Expert in problem solving. Effective in the identification and resolution of issues concerns or problems using formal problem solving techniques.

  • Ability to perform financial analysis for cost savings initiatives.

  • Knowledge of ERP systems (Oracle) is a plus.

Experience & Education

  • Pursuing BA or BS in Supply Chain Business Management or related field of study.

About MasterBrand Cabinets

Imagine a short commute to a company driven by a higher purpose. Where people are as important as our products, and the quality of life fuels the quality of ideas. Our culture is built around giving everyone the opportunity to contribute both their ideas and hard work. You will have the opportunity to grow, learn, and make a difference in the company and your community, and be recognized and rewarded for it. We build employee opportunity, purpose, and reward into everything we do.

Join our family of prominent brands across North America where we take ideas, build solutions, and fulfill dreams of a comfortable, inviting home.

In order to be considered for employment, you must complete an Application for Employment in its entirety. Only applications that are fully completed shall be considered by MasterBrand Cabinets.

You will be contacted for an interview if MasterBrand Cabinets believes you may be qualified for an open position(s). If you are made an offer of employment, the offer of employment will be contingent upon successfully completing a background check and a drug screen. In addition, prior to reporting to active employment, you will need to verify eligibility for employment in the United States.

MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or Vietnam era or other protected veteran status.

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Intern, Sourcing

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