Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, BlueLinx, is a leading distributor of building products in North America. Employing over 1,500 people, BlueLinx offers thousands of products from suppliers all over the world to service over 10,000 customers nationwide, including dealers, industrial manufacturers, manufactured housing producers and home improvement retailers. The Company operates its distribution business through a vast network of distribution centers located throughout the U.S. BlueLinx is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BXC.
Position Purpose Summary:
Leads coordination of negotiations and purchasing of commodity activity between company and outside producers. Responsible for planning, scheduling, advising, market analysis, forecasting and communicating of market activity. Develops and implements specific sourcing strategies to support corporate objectives, providing the company competitive advantage in the areas of materials and services. Creates and maintains mutually beneficial long-term partnerships with suppliers to foster feedback and continuous improvement to ensure customer satisfaction and enhance supply chain effectiveness and efficiency.