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Buyer

  • Location

    Fraser Valley Regional District

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Perm

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-2211-13897

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-12-18

Horizon Recruitment has been engaged to hire a skilled Buyer for a growing international manufacturing operation in the Fraser Valley. The Buyer is responsible for ensuring a reliable flow of materials at greatest value to meet dynamic production schedules. Our client operates an advanced manufacturing business that develops industrial equipment known for its quality and reliability for a variety of vehicle fueling and industrial applications. Our clients technology is playing a significant role in the green technology space and demand for their products is growing significantly around the world.


Responsibilities:

  • Process Purchase Orders through Material Requirements Planning (MRP) system.
  • Ensure materials/parts and services are available and executed on time with expected quality.
  • Maintain systems to ensure the accurate accounting and usage of all materials.
  • Analyze all MRP reports.
  • Oversee warranty claims with vendors (Nonconformance Reports).
  • Solve Purchase Order/Invoice discrepancies.
  • Manually generate Purchase Orders for shop floor (purchase requisitions).
  • Manually create construction and commissioning Purchase Orders.
  • Know and understand workplace health and safety rights and responsibilities.
  • Follow safe work procedures and act safely in the workplace at all times.
  • Maintain a safe working environment within the department and on each job.
  • Use the protective clothing, devices, and equipment required for the job.
  • Complete all applicable quality records.
  • Perform work in accordance with documented policies and procedures.
  • Other duties as required


Requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in purchasing and supply chain, ideally within an industrial or manufacturing setting
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and written in English.
  • Solid experience using Enterprise Resource Planning/Material Requirement Planning systems.
  • Proficient with use of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Solid knowledge of purchasing practices.
  • Good organizational and communication skills.
  • Have an eye for detail and pride in one’s work.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Must have excellent time management skills and ability to re-prioritize as needed.


**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.