Project Buyer

  • Location

    Calgary, Alberta

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

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  • Published:

    over 4 years ago

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On March 4th, 2019 Red Recruitment was acquired by Horizon Recruitment. Orange is the new Red! To learn more about the acquisition visit: and watch the video here:

Horizon Recruitment is conducting the search for a junior to intermediate Project Buyer who will work at our client's office in Calgary AB. Our client is running multiple projects in the province and has a requirement for a Buyer who can work in a fast paced project setting. The Buyer will be responsible for building relationships internally to support project requirements and to ensuring the smooth supply of required materials and goods.


  • Preparing purchasing plans that properly allocate identified risks between our client and vendors to meet the objectives of the projects
  • Procurement of materials (Heat exchangers, pumps, etc.)
  • Build and maintain working relationships with clients and stakeholders within the organization and participate on cross-functional teams through the sourcing, negotiation and contract transitioning stages
  • Track and monitor procurement milestones to ensure deliverables are achieved as scheduled/on-time
  • Perform contract management duties for large supply contracts purchases.
  • Monitor vendor performance ensuring plans, metrics, and monitoring tools are in place to ensure quality, delivery, compliance to specifications, price, ethics and overall business conditions are met
  • Manage supplier relationships


  • 3+ years’ experience providing relevant procurement and contract management services
  • Have experience working in an oil/gas
  • Has a background of being in a project environment
  • Understands different procurement models and methodologies and their applications
  • Comfortable working on site in a high paced and demanding environment
  • Exemplary written and oral presentation skills
  • PMAC/SCMP or CPP designation will be valued

**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.