MANAGER - PURCHASING and STORES
Georgia-Pacific has an exciting new way of thinking and working -- and we are looking for individuals dedicated to our philosophy of securing a bright future for themselves and Georgia-Pacific. As a world leader in Consumer, Paper, Packaging and Building Products, we offer the stability of an 80-year old company and the creative energy of a brand new one!
Manager Purchasing and Stores Manages and oversees overall supply chain operations, including purchasing and inventory of raw materials, maintenance materials, supplies and equipment. Develops, implements and maintains a commodity inventory strategy that supports the company's supply chain point of view. This includes selection of vendors, contract negotiation and management and system capabilities. Recommends and implements improvements to maximize operating productivity, quality and efficiency while minimizing total cost of ownership. Ensures compliance to all safety, purchasing, stores, and environmental policies and procedures. Responsible for annual spend up to $150MM and inventory value of $12MM. Is able to represent procurement and the facility operations on regional and national sourcing initiatives.
Education: Bachelor's degree required
Basic Qualifications: Minimum of 7 years experience in supply chain, engineering or maintenance in the paper industry, or accounting field.
Knowledge: Individual able to lead a team and to solve problems that cross facilities. Completed CPM certification requirements.
Manages and develops a staff of both salaried and hourly employees.
Sets department goals and works to lead improvements across the supply function and within a facility
Competencies: Candor/Integrity, Strategic Leadership, Business Acumen, Managing Others
Georgia-Pacific recognizes that our people make the difference. We offer a competitive salary and an attractive benefit package to include; medical, dental, 401K and more!
We are an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V. For more exciting opportunities please visit our website at www.gp.com.
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Cedar Springs, Georgia