Procurement Specialist

  • Location

    North Vancouver, BC

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

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  • Published:

    over 4 years ago

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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 all technology and software licensing agreements; ensuring contract negotiations, license renewals, and maintenance contracts are managed efficiently.

Job Description:

  • Manage RFP / RFQ process to source vendors for materials and services
  • Negotiate contracts with IT vendors
  • 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 IT Vendor management


  • 3+ years of experience in corporate procurement / contract management with an IT / software focus
  • Experience with public procurement process
  • Experience with intellectual property and software licensing agreements
  • Strong Excel and data base 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.