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Salesforce Administrator

Job Req ID:  6881

Nashville, TN, US, 37219-1765

Date:  Jun 13, 2021

LP Building Products is a leading global manufacturer of engineered wood products. At LP, creating new solutions for building is who we are. Since we pioneered our first engineered wood product, we’ve been continually creating better products to fit the changing needs of the building industry. LP’s values-driven, positive culture creates an environment where talented and hardworking people thrive in a safe, ethical, fun, challenging and rewarding place to work. For more than 40 years, we’ve developed careers and provided advancement opportunities in the building products industry.


LP is seeking a motivated SalesForce technology professional who is looking to join an already very successful and growing organization.  If you have 2 or more years of experience as a Salesforce Admin supporting 250 or more users, and you’re someone who’s a team player wanting to contribute as a valuable member of a high-performing team, then read on for more information as LP would like to speak with you about an opportunity that could be a good fit.

Job Purpose


To provide advanced functional and business-level solutions and support for installing, maintaining and troubleshooting software applications and related interfaces.

Key Responsibilities


The Salesforce Administrator will support the SalesForce application as part of the IT Center of Excellence (CoE) for the benefit of the Sales, Marketing and Customer Service business areas.  They will assist business and/or functional leadership teams in implementing strategic and/or tactical  improvements to business processes. 


The successful candidate will have 2 or more years performing a SalesForce Admin role for a user base of at least 250+ or more.  They will have strong knowledge on one or more business process areas in SalesForce and will work closely with the Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, and Supply Chain business users to understand business problems, issues, and priorities. They will work collaboratively with both internal team members and other stakeholders to provide quality services and solutions for our business customers.  As a member of the team, they will be responsible for affecting change within the SalesForce platform while adhering to best practices for Governance and Change Management.   They will work closely with the IT Solution Architects when designing new solutions and will represent business needs throughout the lifecycle of projects. They may take guidance and direction from the Architects and other Sr. members of the team when determining solution design, priorities, and expected outcomes.



The successful candidate will have the skills/experience as outlined and will be able to competently perform the duties noted below:


  • Salesforce Administrator certification
  • At least 2+ years of experience as a Salesforce Admin
  • Strong understanding of Salesforce security structure (Org, Object, Record, Field Level Security) 
  • Strong understanding of Salesforce data access model (Sharing Rules, Role Hierarchy, Organization Wide Defaults)
  • Strong understanding of Salesforce automation tools (Quick Action, Workflow Rules, Approval Process, Flow, Process Builder)
  • Experience with sandbox creation, refreshes and change sets
  • Ability to know and recognize configuration limits and leverage code (APEX, Visualforce, Lightning Web Components) or app exchange solutions - they don't need to know code, just know when we need a developer
  • Experience creating reports, dashboards, and custom report types
  • Experience using data management tools such as data loader, workbench, validation rules. Experience using OnDemand tools a plus.
  • Experience with Sales Cloud and Experience Cloud (formerly Communities)
  • Basic understanding of Pardot or other marketing automation tools
  • Basic understanding of Salesforce APIs, Connected Apps and Integrations (e.g. DocuSign)

Work Environment


  • Office Environment
  • Occasional Travel

LP offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including health and welfare benefits, 401(k) program, career mobility, tuition reimbursement, volunteer opportunities, profit sharing and more.

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