Procurement Forester

Gables Search Group

Crossett, AR

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
Crossett, AR, US
LOCATION
Crossett, AR
POSTED
26 days ago
The successful candidate must be willing and able to build the relationships with landowners, loggers, and timber dealers necessary to procure a consistent supply of high-quality logs for the mill. 
The candidate we are seeking should be self-motivated, a quick learner, and be eager to take on higher-level responsibilities or a position of leadership if called upon. 
Requirements:
Safety focused experience
Good leadership, coordination, and communication skills
Strong analytical skills
Must be able to work with a team, including mill-related teams
Self-motivated and efficient in the planning and execution of responsibilities
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Must be competent or have the ability to learn to conduct timber cruising, timber appraisals, SFI auditing and be able to ensure compliance with all appropriate best management practices
Have well-honed procurement skills
Preferences: A 4-year degree in Forestry
A minimum of 5 years of procurement experience
Knowledge of local area and contractors
Basic knowledge of lumber mill operations

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Gables Search Group