PROCUREMENT MANAGER
Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP building Products) - Thomasville, AL

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JOB PURPOSE:
To ensure an optimal supply of quality raw materials for internal customers. Develops strategic plans to optimize availability of resources at the lowest possible cost.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Compile, analyze, and forecast future cost, receipts, and inventory trends.

Record and analyze timber value and cost data.

Oversee procurement and delivery activities.

Monitor and evaluate services of suppliers.

Plan and manage budget.

Hire, train, and manage performance of staff.

Perform all duties in accordance with safety rules and regulations.

Perform other duties as necessary.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of regional and seasonal variation in wood products.

Knowledge of target markets and trends.

Thorough knowledge of company products.

Strong communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.

Demonstrated supervisory skills.

Ability to read financial statements.

Ability to estimate log volumes and recognize log value differences.

Ability to operate a computer and supporting software.

Education:
Bachelor’s degree in Forestry or equivalent experience.

Current valid driver's license required.

Experience:
2 years supervisory experience.

5 years forestry experience.

Or any combination of experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Outdoor environment subject to elements of nature.

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