Lumber Trader

  • Location: Vancouver
  • Posting Date: June 10, 2024
  • Job Order ID: 989633.1
  • Consultant: James Palmer
  • Industry: Building Materials
For over 50 years, our client has been a leader in building products. As a family-owned and operated business, they have grown to become one of the larger players in the industry with a focus on service and a one-stop shop. If they do not have it in stock, they will get it! They are adding a Lumber Trader to the team. If you are an experienced sales professional with industry experience in lumber sales you are invited to join this growing family business as a key member of the sales team.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Set up relationships with buyers both existing and new prospects
  • Cold call and develop long-term vendor and customer relationships
  • Develop and grow key vendor/logistic/industry relationships to ensure the supply of products
  • Prompt entry of all paperwork
  • Accountability to profitably
  • Providing timely accurate information to management with regards to market data, trends and account activities


What We’re Looking For Includes:

  • Minimum 5+ years sales/lumber trading
  • Consultative selling skills, exceptional business development aptitude
  • Highly motivated self-starter with a great sense of humour
  • Relationship-based sales experience with strong verbal and written skills

An excellent base salary with bonuses and a variable comp plan geared for achievers. Generous car allowance and benefits plan, phone, laptop and all the tools of the trade supplied.


If this sounds like an opportunity where you could flourish apply now! Thank you for your interest in the role! MacDonald Search Group is committed to diversity in hiring, more information on our EDI policy can be found here.

If this role is not for you but you know someone who would be a good fit, please feel free to introduce