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Buyer

  • Location

    Burnaby,, Canada

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Contact:

    Paul Kalisch

  • Salary high:

    999999

  • Salary low:

    52000

  • Job ref:

    4193

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-01-08

  • Consultant:

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Horizon Recruitment Inc is currently seeking a Buyer for one of our large BC clients. As a buyer you will manage a large volume of vendor sourcing projects and will develop and maintain systems to effectively manage a diverse portfolio of vendors.
 
Job Description:

  • Manage the RFP / RFQ process to source vendors for materials and services
  • Develop and maintain a vendor database to manage current service and supply agreements
  • Liaise with AP and purchasing groups to ensure vendor billing is accurate
  • Negotiate agreements and identify areas for cost savings within existing contracts
  • Document process and procedures for Vendor management

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in corporate procurement / contract management 
  • Experience working with a diverse selection of internal clients and vendor categories
  • Strong Excel and data base management skills
  • Experience with large ERP systems (SAP, JDE) is an asset 
  • Experience negotiating contracts and services agreements 
  • Strong communication skills essential

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.