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Sr. Buyer

  • Location

    Abbotsford, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Temp

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-2101-13121

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-01-05

Horizon Recruitment has an immediate need for a Sr. Buyer for a manufacturing client in Abbotsford. Our client is a growing business in the food production business and requires an individual with a well versed background in procurement best practices that can advise and provide support to a variety of purchasing decisions.


Responsibilities

  • Procure direct and indirect supplies for manufacturing operations
  • Assist in communicating procurement processes and practices
  • Lead sourcing and procurement initiatives for one off purchasing decisions
  • Act as an internal advisor to represent procurement with management

Requirements:

  • 5+ years strategic procurement experience
  • Experience managing procurement for a wide variety of equipment, materials and services
  • University level degree, ideally combined with a supply chain specific designation
  • 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.