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Sr. Procurement Specialist

  • Location

    Vancouver, BC

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

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  • Job ref:

    JO-1811-11263

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-31

Horizon Recruitment is assisting our public sector client with an immediate requirement for a Senior Procurement Specialist (Construction). As part of the strategic sourcing and procurement group, the Senior Procurement Specialist will work with a team responsible for various tendering efforts on renovations and new builds within the organization. The successful candidate will provide RFx support on a variety of category items including equipment and services on construction projects. We are looking to partner with a relationship builder who is able to operate effectively in a complex organization with multiple influences and stakeholders.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the tendering process for goods and services (spend range $100K - $1M)
  • Ensure procurement is in compliance with public procurement standards and protocol
  • Review tenders, score and award appropriately based on evaluation criteria
  • Promote and develop contact with suppliers to establish new sources of supply
  • Assist executive in establishing vendor management strategies
  • Prepare or assist in the preparation of procurement related reports
  • Collect and report statistics to measure commodity and/or supplier performance.

Requirements:

  • University degree in a relevant discipline. SCMP Designation, Certificate in Purchasing or Diploma in Supply Management considered an asset
  • Experience in construction procurement
  • Minimum of 4 years of related experience or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Knowledge and experience with an integrated Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system.
  • Public sector procurement experience is an asset.
  • Ability to maintain accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing

**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