Purchasing and Procurement

Advert ID



Edmonton Capital Region

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to CAD0.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10031 101 Street NW (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB T5J 0H9



Job Description

Manpower is currently seeking a Buyer for a contract position with a major pipeline client in Edmonton, AB. Don't wait… Apply today!

What will you be doing?

* Executes the complete procurement process from preparing all aspects of competitive bids through to, commercial evaluation, recommendations, and purchase order issuance

* Ensure compliance with purchasing procedures and that user requirements are met

* Develop, negotiate, and assist in the execution of supplier agreement

* Obtains optimized pricing and cost-efficient methods to assist in company- wide cost saving measures

* Research sources of supply, review sole source validity and determine methods of procurement action

* Negotiates with suppliers the terms and conditions, pricing, delivery, payment terms, cancellation charges, liquidated damages clauses, warranty, scope of work and change orders as required

* Evaluates supplier performance and addresses inefficiencies as required via feedback loop in Maximo

* Maintains records in accordance with established policies and procedure, and audit guidelines/Sox requirements

* Issues and approves purchase orders per ASL

What will you bring?

* Related University degree from an accredited college in purchasing, supply chain management, business administration, finance, logistics or equivalent, or significant business knowledge acquired through a combination of formal education and experience

* Post- secondary education (Purchasing / Supply Chain Management, B-Comm., Finance, Business Admin,)

* Experienced user of Oracle. (Oracle cloud preferably)

* Four or more years of procurement experience

Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.

Manpower is dedicated to building a diverse workforce that reflects the diversity of Canada. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity access our services and programs.

We encourage all to participate in our staffing and workforce development opportunities, including people of any ethnic or national background, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, Indigenous Peoples and persons with disabilities.

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