Log Procurement Manager (Management & Executives)

Full Time

  Roseburg Forest Products

  Dillard, Oregon, United States

Founded in 1936, Roseburg Forest Products is a privately owned company and one of North America's leading producers of particleboard, medium density fiberboard and thermally fused laminates. Roseburg also manufactures softwood and hardwood plywood, lumber, LVL and I-joists. The company owns and sustainably manages more than 600,000 acres of timberland in Oregon, North Carolina and Virginia, as well as an export wood chip terminal facility in Coos Bay, Ore. Roseburg products are shipped throughout North America and the Pacific Rim. To learn more about the company please visit www.Roseburg.com.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Actively participate with the Timber Director and Contract Timber Manager to evaluate purchase opportunities to meet the needs of Roseburg mills.
  • Purchase quality log volume from industrial and non-industrial sources
  • Provide management and leadership in log purchasing activities for four facilities
  • Communicate regularly with mill managers on log procurement and quality of purchased logs
  • Provide active and ongoing feedback as to market conditions, pricing and availabilities
  • Forecast deliveries related to purchase activities
  • Ensure log quality targets are achieved
  • Strong commitment to safety 
  • Ensure all transactions are properly documented and distributed
  • Model company core values

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree in Forestry, Business, or other field relevant to log purchasing
  • 10+ years of work experience
  • Knowledge of timber harvest operations in the Northwest
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Ability to work in and maintain a highly functional team environment
  • Experience and proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Self-starter that is highly motivated and capable of working independently without supervision
  • Solid understanding of plywood and lumber manufacturing
  • Excellent driving and safety record

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Log purchasing experience in the western U.S.
  • Experience with acquiring public timber

 AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER INCLUDING DISABILITY AND VETERANS


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