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Monthly Archives: April 2018

VP Supply Chain Needed for LBM Dealer

Schaffer Associates is recruiting for a Vice President of Supply Chain for a highly-respected lumber dealer based in Hawaii. Our Client supports nine locations around the Hawaiian Islands, as well as one location on the West Coast. Reporting to the President and CEO, the Vice President of Supply Chain will be responsible for product sourcing, cost management, vendor negotiations, logistics,

Hiring in a Full Employment Economy

Most economists agree that the Great Recession ended in 2009, thereby starting the national economy’s long road to recovery.  In more recent years, the economy has grown rapidly, with hundreds of thousands of jobs being added and large numbers of people going back to work.  As of March 2018, unemployment has fallen to 4.1%, its lowest point in 15 years.