16 days old

Buyer

Georgia-Pacific
Linden, AL 36748
  • Job Code
    067043
  • Jobs Rated
    203rd
Georgia-Pacific
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The Buyer at our Naheola Mills facility, located in Pennington, Alabama, reports to the Manager of Purchasing & Stores and is responsible for negotiating, purchasing and contracting equipment, materials and supplies from external vendors. The Buyer works with requestors to understand requirements including specifications, services, performance and timing.





A Day In The Life Typically Includes:




Prepares request for quotes andanalyzes vendor bid packages to ensure compliance to requirements and partners with requestor in determining total cost of ownership.
Ensures compliance to all safety, purchasing, stores, and environmental policies and procedures.
Responsible for annual spend between 20MM to $50MM.
Individual works to build a strong partnership within their operating areas or commodity group to help drive process improvements and presents innovative solutions to recurring issues.
Actively represents procurement and the facility operations on regional and national sourcing initiatives. Individual leads project teams across disciplines.
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Prepares request for quotes andanalyzes vendor bid packages to ensure compliance to requirements and partners with requestor in determining total cost of ownership.
Ensures compliance to all safety, purchasing, stores, and environmental policies and procedures.
Responsible for annual spend between 20MM to $50MM.
Individual works to build a strong partnership within their operating areas or commodity group to help drive process improvements and presents innovative solutions to recurring issues.
Actively represents procurement and the facility operations on regional and national sourcing initiatives. Individual leads project teams across disciplines.




What You Will Need:



Basic Qualifications:



Bachelors degree



Proficient skills utilizing Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook



At least 1 year of experience in operations, maintenance, procurement, or inventory management



Knowledge of purchasing and sourcing processes & procedures




What Will Put You Ahead?




Preferred Qualifications:



Experience utilizing an MRP or ERP system



Negotiations and contract experience



Pulp & Paper Industry experience.



Working knowledge of Indus Passport or SAP computer programs or similar systems



Knowledge of purchasing process/procedures and key commercial terms such as freight payables, incoterms and delivery terms.



Experience working in a manufacturing




Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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Posted: 2019-11-25 Expires: 2019-12-24
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