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Procurement Operations Analyst

Job Req ID:  8155
Location: 

Nashville, TN, US, 37219-1765

Date:  Jun 26, 2022
Description: 

As a leader in high-performance building solutions, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP Building Solutions, NYSE: LPX) manufactures engineered wood building products that meet the demands of builders, remodelers and homeowners worldwide. LP’s extensive offerings include innovative and dependable building products and accessories, such as siding solutions (LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding, LP® SmartSide® ExpertFinish® Trim & Siding, LP BuilderSeries® Lap Siding, and LP® Outdoor Building Solutions®), LP Structural Solutions (LP® TechShield® Radiant Barrier, LP WeatherLogic® Air & Water Barrier, LP Legacy® Premium Sub-Flooring, and LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated Sheathing, LP NovaCore™ Thermal Insulated Sheathing, and more), LP® TopNotch® Sub-Flooring, and oriented strand board (OSB). In addition to product solutions, LP provides industry-leading customer service and warranties. Since its founding in 1972, LP has been Building a Better Worldby helping customers construct beautiful, durable homes while our shareholders build lasting value. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, LP operates 25 plants across the U.S., Canada, Chile, and Brazil. For more information, visit LPCorp.com.

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.

Job Purpose

The primary purpose of this position is to support Logs Purchasing.

In this position you will have the opportunity to:

  • Support operations for the Purchasing process primarily Logs PO creation and update
  • Ensure all requisitions are compliant with the company’s policies
  • Ensure the items and prices are accurately listed in the PO
  • Manage creation of POs; Ensure all necessary approvals are documented and the orders are placed and shipments delivered on time
  • Ensure that all users, approvals, and filters are set up in accordance with LP’s procurement policies
  • Develop and implement on-going training and communication programs with internal customer groups
  • Coordinate processes with the accounts payable function to facilitate enforcement of the LP's established policies

What do I need to be successful?

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of leading P2P technology practices and trends
  • General understanding of network administration
  • Strong facilitation skills to communicate and collaborate with stakeholders across Company
  • Ability to multi-task and problem solve
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter and change agent mentality
  • Good teamwork skills to work with other Company departments to plan and execute enhancement, upgrade, and on0going deployment related technologies

 

Education:

  • B.S./B.A. degree in Business or Technology (or other related degree programs)

 

Experience:

  • 2+ years’ experience with procurement operations, ERP, eProcurement, eCatalog, and contract management, strategies and technology
  • Experience with process, quality control, and workflow management and design preferred
  • Demonstrated success in gathering data, conducting analyses, and generating high quality outputs

Education

  • Hybrid work from home/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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