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Vendor Sourcing Specialist

  • Location

    Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Perm

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-1908-12618

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-17

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is conducting a search for a Procurement Specialist to join our client in the manufacturing sector. This position will lead the sourcing and negotiation for a large portfolio of vendors within a fast-paced manufacturing environment. You will be responsible for sourcing vendors, negotiating service agreements and managing ongoing vendor relationships.

Responsibilities include:

  • Source vendors for a broad portfolio of raw materials, services, and equipment
  • Negotiate vendors contracts and manage vendor relationships
  • Negotiate price, delivery, and terms with the support of Production Managers and R&D
  • Work closely with production and QC to streamline vendor deliveries and supply chain operations
  • Expedite material orders and escalate any potential bottlenecks

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Supply Chain related designation
  • Highly organized individual with attention to detail
  • Experience working within a regulated manufacturing environment (pharmaceutical, food, controlled goods etc.) 
  • Experience with GMP guidelines and standards
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple tasks
  • Ability to work as part of a team and with minimal supervision

**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.