International Paper Fiber Procurement Representative in MANSFIELD MILL, Louisiana

What if you were given the opportunity and responsibility to make a difference? It is time to embrace your Infinite Possibilities. This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting-edge technology. We have spent more than 100 years creating new ideas, and we are looking for people who can collaborate to help us build on our history, while creating future success. We are committed to attracting, preparing, promoting and supporting our teams. At International Paper, you control your destiny. We offer benefits, challenges, global opportunities and total rewards. When we say Infinite Possibilities, we mean it.

Posting Dates: 6/1/18-6/15/18

FLSA: Exempt

Relocation Paid: Yes

Candidate Identified: No

Position level may vary depending on experience

Fiber Procurement Representatives are responsible for the purchase and delivery of fiber products to a paper mill, including pulpwood, chips, recycled fiber, and fiber fuel (biomass). The Fiber Procurement Representative supports Fiber Specialists in raw materials acquisition, harvesting, logistics coordination, contract negotiations, and inventory management.

This position will conduct fiber procurement activities in support of the Mansfield and Red River facilities; be accountable to mill and region budget and fiber cost targets; be responsible for supplier compliance with appropriate SFI requirements; be responsible for monitoring and scheduling fiber quality and flow to the facilities; and oversee relationships with vendors to insure compliance with contracts and company policies and procedures, including financial, safety, and environmental performance. The successful candidate will be expected to relocate to the Mansfield, LA Area.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree (Forestry, Business Management, Marketing, Logistics, Transportation, Purchasing, Industrial Engineering, Operations Management, Materials Management, Supply Chain) or Associates degree is preferred

  • Self-starter

  • Demonstrated leadership skills

  • Employee must have demonstrated proficiency in analytical and communication and interpersonal skills

  • Fiber procurement experience is desired

COMPETENCIES:

  • Action Oriented

  • Customer Focused

  • Drive for Results

  • Functional/Technical Skills

  • Integrity and Trust

  • Learning on the Fly

  • Negotiation Skills

  • Organizing

  • Time Management

International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.

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