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Senior Buyer - Construction Services

  • Location

    Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Perm

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-2007-12998

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-16

Horizon Recruitment Inc is conducting a search for a Senior Buyer to join one of our large BC Based clients to support the capital project team sourcing vendors for a portfolio of construction projects. Working in the Lower Mainland, the role will consult with stakeholders from a variety of locations and operations focusing on civil infrastructure projects.


Description:

The senior buyer will be responsible for the creation of bid documents and managing the competitive bid process. This will include supporting the negotiation and management construction services contracts, vendor performance and procurement policy frameworks. You will also be responsible for establishing KPIs and managing SLAs. 


Requirements:

  • University degree with a Supply Chain Management focus (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
  • Proven track record and exposure to civil construction projects
  • An SCMP designation
  • 5+ years progressive experience in procurement and contract management related roles
  • 5+ years’ experience preparing competitive bid documents (RFP, RFQ, RFI and RFEOI)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, communications and negotiations capability
  • Experience working in an unionized environment is an asset


**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.