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[Remote] Buyer (Lumber exp. req.)

#twiceasnice Recruiting Portland, OR
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Job Description

[Remote] Buyer (Lumber exp. req.)
Location: United States (West Coast preferred)
Salary: $90,000 - $110,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Holidays, PTO
Job Type: Full-Time
Start Date: ASAP
Sponsorship not available

[Remote] Buyer (Lumber exp. req.) Description

Our client is looking for a Buyer to add to their team in the United States. Since you will be focused on the Western Region, it is preferred that you be located on the West Coast of the US. You will coordinate and negotiate large lumber contracts with lumber mills. To be successful in this role you must have strong buying / purchasing / supply chain experience – specifically in lumber. This is a great opportunity to join an established, stable company that cares about growing their employees; they invest in training and education and believe in promoting from within.

[Remote] Buyer (Lumber exp. req.) Responsibilities

• Coordinate and negotiate large lumber contracts
• Conduct spot and block buys
• Share pricing with key stakeholders
• Communicate the status with key stakeholders
• Manage annual RFP process
• Monitor signed agreements
• Work with buyers in other regions of the US
• Maintain relationships with strategic partners
• Develop new supply sources
• Educate vendors
• Conduct joint business plan meetings with suppliers
• Provide guidance on direction of the market and strategic trade opportunities
• Communicate new product opportunities
• Develop discount, rebate and vendor managed inventory programs
• Mitigate issues between suppliers and the company
• Conduct forward pricing
• Protect long term customer contracts

[Remote] Buyer (Lumber exp. req.) Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree preferred
• 5+ years of buyer experience required
• 1+ years of lumber experience required
• ProDealer Industry experience strongly preferred
• Commodity trading experience required
• Stocking, inventory control and warehousing knowledge preferred
• Ability to lift 50lbs required
• Up to 25% travel

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#twiceasnice Recruiting


Portland, OR