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Senior Procurement Consultant

  • Location

    Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Temp

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-2104-13219

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-03

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is conducting a search for a Senior Procurement Consultant to provide advisory services to a government entity based in BC. The role will support with key strategic and risk mitigation work and will mentor the team to ensure procurement processes are maintained at the highest level into the future.


Initially a 6-month consulting engagement this opportunity offers an executive level procurement professional with substantial public procurement experience an exceptional opportunity to work on high profile projects and has the potential for ongoing consulting projects in the future.


Job Description:

  • Review and assess current processes and procedure to develop a strategic framework and action plan for the term
  • Provide end-to-end procurement services of planning, strategy development, spend analysis, contracting plan, competition document formation, negotiation, award, conforming contracts and contract management
  • Preparing procurement strategies and contract plans that properly allocate identified risks between our client and vendors to meet the objectives of the projects
  • Develop and execute highly complex competitive bid (RFx) processes
  • Coach /mentor the team to build a high performance procurement team
  • Develop policy and process documentation related to public procurement requirements for the organization.


Requirements:

  • 15+ years’ experience providing relevant procurement services for complex public procurement operations
  • MBA, or Supply Chain specific designation is an asset.
  • Have worked in large scale government or Crown corporations involving significant public procurement projects with the ability to advise and support the team through best practices
  • Experience leading multi-discipline team in major procurement initiatives and working with large organizations
  • Expert knowledge of Canadian contract and tender law, and all applicable Provincial and Federal Trade Agreements and regulations
  • Understands different procurement models and methodologies and their applications
  • Exemplary written and oral presentation 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.