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Buyer

  • Location

    Coquitlam, BC

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-1808-11174

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-08-21

Horizon Recruitment is seeking a Buyer for a growing procurement team based in Vancouver. Our client requires a motivated and enthusiastic individual to step into the role of Buyer for their manufacturing operations to fill a contract until December 31st. This contract opportunity provides a great opportunity to work within a dynamic and supportive team and may lead to longer term work in the future.

Description:

  • Provide purchasing support to various manufacturing and operational teams
  • Process Vendor PO's and expedite raw materials deliveries
  • Coordinate purchases and support other procurement personnel
  • Ensure vendor pricing and service level agreements are upheld
  • Perform market research to identify best in class vendors
  • Manage a high-volume of purchase orders, expediting deliveries and liaising with production teams to coordinate complex schedules and deadlines

Requirements:

  • 3+ years’ purchasing related experience
  • Excellent relationship building and customer services skills 
  • Enrollment or working towards an SCM accreditation program (SCMA, APICS or similar)
  • Strong written and verbal communication abilities
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Strong negotiations skills
  • Exposure to inventory management

**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.