Buyer

Industry

Purchasing and Procurement

Advert ID

CAN_504741

Location

St Catharines

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

CAD60000-70000 per year

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Stoney Creek, ON - (CAN) 435 McNeilly Road Suite 106 ON Stoney Creek , ON L8E 5E3

ContactNumber

905-527-1534

Job Description

Our growing St. Catharine's client who is a leader in supplying the construction industry is looking for a Buyer to join their team. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years related experience and will be responsible for the following:



Reporting to the Director of Finance the Buyer will supply internal customers with an uninterrupted flow of goods and services, placing an emphasis on quality and best value, not simply lowest price, to satisfy requirements for consistency, fairness and transparency while maintaining a focus on maximizing competition. The Manager will oversee warehouse activities, which includes supervising one employee and will manage inventory, and receiving.



DUTIES

Source equipment, goods, and services, manage vendors, perform strategic procurement activities across multiple categories of spend:

* Purchase all required material according to Standard Operating Procedures

* Invite tenders, consult with suppliers, and review quotations, craft negotiation strategies and close deals with optimal terms, seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers

* Continual monitoring of inventory and upcoming demand based for projects

* Identify areas for use of buying power to negotiate pricing, terms and discounts

* Follow up on outstanding deliveries, pricing discrepancies and damaged supplies

* Track and report key procedures to improve processes and mitigate risks

* Partner with the Director in documenting and updated operating procedures



Warehouse Focus

*Oversee warehouse staff, continual monitoring of organization of warehouse space, stock, and overall cleanliness

*Receive, sort, load and unload supplies as required

*Manage warehouse inventory



EDUCATION

* Degree in business administration, commerce or equivalent

* Supply Chain Management Certification or in process of obtaining

* Forklift operator certification is an asset



Please note that this position is 90% in office and 10% assisting in warehouse when required. We are looking for an individual with strong communication and organizational skills. and an individual that is accountable and takes pride in their job.



Salary 60K-70K



If you are interested in this fantastic role then please email your resume directly to [email protected] asap.