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Senior Procurement Advisor

  • Location

    Burnaby, BC

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Temp

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-1901-11407

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-12

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is searching for an experienced Senior Procurement Advisor to join our large BC based client. This contract position will be required to manage a complex procurement projects, liaising with internal stakeholders to ensure scope of work and procurement / contracting strategy minimizes risk and cost to the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage procurement projects for major capital projects
  • Liaise with Engineering, Project managers, Construction management and Legal teams to develop scope and vendor contracts
  • Mentor junior team members 
  • Lead major procurement processes and assist with complex negotiations and escalations
  • Manage vendor inquiries and clarifications
  • Bid evaluation and vendor negotiations

Requirements:

  • University level degree ideally in engineering or construction management disciplines.
  • 8+ years of experience working in a project environment
  • 5+ years of experience working in Mining, Construction, Oil & Gas etc.
  • 5+ years of experience in contract administration / contract management
  • Exceptional communication skills. Both written and verbal.
  • Customer service focused approach to contract management
  •  Excellent interpersonal and negotiation 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.