Junior Buyer


Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Advert ID



Calgary Region

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to CAD0.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB T2P 3P8



Job Description

Junior Buyer

Our client in Southeast Calgary is looking for hardworking, motivated talent to join their full-time temporary team. Planning and preparing production schedules for manufacturing of industrial products. Coordinating activities for procuring goods - this might be the opportunity for you!

* Full time Temporary

* Monday - Friday

What will you be doing?

* Obtain materials from suppliers at the lowest cost consistent with considerations of quality, reliability of source and urgency of need

* Select competent suppliers and develop alternate sources of supply

* Follow up purchases as necessary through correspondence or telephone to expedite order, change amounts, material, specifications, etc.

* Review and check material requisitions, purchase orders, vendor invoices, receiving slips, etc.

* Prepare purchase orders, checking invoices, filing, and maintaining records and files. Prepare reports as necessary

* Obtain proof of delivery from vendors and check inventory for missing items to assist in resolving accounts payable problems.

What do you bring?

* Experience in a mature purchasing/sourcing function

* Strong computer skills including MS Office Suite programs, including excellent Excel skills

* A demonstrated ability to develop strategic relationships with suppliers

* QuickBooks experience

* Expert-level familiarity with ERP systems

* Ability to read and interpret blueprints

In addition to gaining valuable experience with industry leading companies, Manpower rewards associates with:

* Weekly pay via direct deposit

* Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance benefits

* Vacation and General Holiday Pay

* Complimentary access to Manpower s online university with over 5000 courses

* Referral bonus program

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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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