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Southern Yellow Pine Trader


Boise Cascade Company
Overview
Boise Cascade Building Materials Distribution is looking for an experienced Southern Yellow Pine Trader, ideally with experience in the southeastern United States. Please review the responsibilities and needed qualifications below and apply today!
Boise Cascade has been in the business of manufacturing wood products and distributing building materials for over half a century. Today we're one of the largest manufacturers of plywood and engineered wood products in North America - and the only wholesale stocking distributor for building products that can service the entire United States. Because our business is built on relationships, our employees are critical to our success. And we're committed to investing in them. That's why we offer a benefits package designed to have a positive impact on all areas of your life - from health and well-being, career and community, to financial security and personal safety. We call it, Total Rewards. Here's a look at what's included:

  • Medical + Prescription Drug

  • Dental + Vision

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings


Responsibilities
This position sets product lines, selects vendors, monitors performance, and assists in purchasing lumber product lines in support of the product manager. Screens appropriate product lines and negotiates with vendors. May solicit direct and warehouse sales of commodity product(s) to customers. Manage product lines to obtain most favorable terms, prices, service, and promotional support. Works closely with sales, marketing, and vendors to develop custom programs, block and special buys, promotions, and product support. Develop, maintain and gain relevant knowledge of products, production process, industry, market, and competitor analysis. Facilitate direct buys and delivery between customers and suppliers, if needed. This position may quote prices, take orders, negotiate transportation rates and mode, and provide delivery dates. Evaluate monthly reports to optimize product line performance and contribution. Maintain division SKU master on assigned product lines. Monitor receipt of rebates and special discounts to ensure vendor compliance. This position will demonstrate strong commitment to safety, quality, environmental awareness, and continuous process improvement. Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned. May focus on specialty products such as southern yellow pine, cedar, etc.
Qualifications
Basic Qualifications: Requires bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in related job function. Office environment with minimal physical exertion.
Preferred Qualifications: Lumber trader or commodities future experience preferred. Previous experience in a lumber-related purchasing and/or sales or general line product management in the building materials industry. Candidate must have effective communication skills and the ability to work independently or with teams/groups. Requires proficiency in utilizing computer software applications necessary for performing job responsibilities.
Competencies: Building Strategic Working relationships, Sales Ability/Persuasiveness, Information Monitoring, Negotiation, Communication, Customer Focus, Decision Making, Initiating Action, Innovation, Continuous Learning, Coaching, Risk Taking, Impact, Job Fit.
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Boise Cascade is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Our company is committed to diversity. Click here to read our company's Equal Employment and Affirmative Action policy. Click here to view our company's Disability Accommodations Policy.
Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States on date of hire for Boise Cascade Company without sponsorship now or indefinitely into the future.
If you are a person with a disability that requires assistance to complete an online application, or for technical assistance, contact HR Services at (800) 237-3459, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., MT or email HRServices@bc.com.
Click here to view the 'EEO is the Law' poster. Click here to view the 'Pay Transparency' notice.
Additionally, the full Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans Affirmative Action Program is available to any employee or applicant for inspection upon request during normal business hours at the location for which you are applying.

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Company Description:

Boise Cascade has a proven track record of providing quality wood products and a nationwide building materials distribution network for our customers, helping them to enhance their own businesses.
Boise Cascade manufactures engineered wood products, plywood, lumber, and particleboard and distributes a broad line of building materials, including wood products manufactured by the company's wood products division.


Boise Cascade is a controlled, public company traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BCC and headquartered in Boise, Idaho.


Working at Boise Cascade is about creating solutions for customers and living our core values of safety, integrity, and quality. It's about collaboration and innovation, being empowered and taking action.  We encourage you to explore the diverse landscape of career opportunities that Boise Cascade has to offer.


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