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Procurement Manager

  • Location

    Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Perm

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-1812-11346

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-28

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is seeking a Procurement Manager to join our client's BC operations. The Procurement Manager will lead leading the supply chain and operations teams, development of procurement and contract management strategies to ensure minimal risk and best cost for the organization.

Responsibilities include:

  • Lead the purchasing function and develop vendor contract templates and contract terms
  • Ensure best possible pricing while maintaining service and material quality
  • Monitor and maintain inventory levels
  • Build positive relationships with both internal and external customers
  • Develop and manage vendor KPI's
  • Manage Supplier relationships and occasionally participate in broader discussions with key strategic suppliers.
  • Ensure all purchasing activities support and strengthen the strategic objectives of the overall organization

Qualifications:

  • Post-Secondary Degree required
  • Experience in a heavy industrial setting
  • Strong vendor negotiation and contract management experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of supply chain experience
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of changing situations
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools & ERP Systems
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Excellent organization, time management, and follow-up 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