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Procurement Specialist

  • Location

    Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Temp

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-1910-12725

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-31

Horizon Recruitment Inc is currently seeking an experienced Procurement Specialist for one of our large BC clients. The Procurement Specialist will manage a large volume of vendor sourcing projects and will develop and maintain systems to effectively manage a complex portfolio of corporate/indirect spend, including; technology and software licensing agreements, facilities management, marketing, and advertising, etc.

Job Description:

  • Work closely with internal stakeholders from various departments to develop procurement strategy and scope of work.
  • Manage RFP / RFQ process to source vendors for materials and services
  • Develop and maintain a vendor database to manage current 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 activities

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in corporate procurement/contract management
  • Experience with intellectual property and software licensing agreements
  • Experience implementing large master service agreements.
  • Strong Excel and database 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.