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Corporate Procurement and Contracts Specialist

  • Location

    Vancouver, BC

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-1808-11173

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-04

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is conducting the search for a Procurement and Contracts Specialist for a hands-on role which will manage corporate procurement, vendor sourcing and contract management. The role will also manage contract negotiations for a wide variety of services and partnerships under the organisation’s mandate. This position requires an individual with experience coordinating multiple internal stakeholders and vendors supplying a wide variety of corporate services and supplies.

Job Description:

  • Source vendors through formal RFP/RFQ process
  • Manage contract negotiations for professional services
  • Lead strategic sourcing and vendor reviews
  • Manage contract negotiations with regional and industry partners
  • Establish and manage strategic relationships with suppliers
  • Manage vendor assessment and related documentation
  • Work with multiple internal departments to coordinate and prioritize vendor reviews and sourcing projects
  • Manage department budgets and provide monthly reporting on budget allocations and forecasts

Requirements:

  • Post-Secondary education in Finance, Operations or Supply Chain Management
  • Experience working within a structured and formal procurement environment
  • Experience with Government / Public procurement process is an asset
  • 5+ years progressive experience with procurement and contract management of professional services
  • Proven ability to manage complex contract negotiations
  • Strong Excel skills with the ability to create complex spreadsheets to assist the supply chain and finance functions
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

**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.