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Purchasing Manager

  • Location

    Delta, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Perm

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-2011-13092

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-12-14

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is seeking a Purchasing Manager to join our client's BC operations. The Purchasing Manager will manage the purchasing and logistics functions for a growing manufacturing operation.


Responsibilities include:

  • Lead the purchasing function and develop vendor relationships
  • Ensure best possible pricing while maintaining service and material quality
  • Monitor and maintain inventory levels
  • Ensure parts and materials arrive on schedule for project builds
  • 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