Procurement Specialist


Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Advert ID



Calgary 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 Procurement Specialist for a contract position with a major petro-chemical client in Calgary, AB. Don't wait… Apply today!

What will you be doing?

* Conduct market research and perform basic analysis in support of identified business requirements

* Develop and apply innovative solutions for their assigned services portfolio

* Develop service provider selection criteria and qualify service providers against the criteria using established processes, including third-party contractor qualification process

* Participate in or lead cross-functional teams

* Establish and maintain effective interfaces between Business Services, internal client groups and service providers

* Work with internal client groups to identify and prioritize improvement opportunities

* Identify and resolve routine and non-routine issues with both your suppliers and your client base.

What will you bring?

* University graduate with 3+ years related experience and continued professional development OR 7+ years combination of post-secondary education and related experience and continued professional development

* Professional accreditation is a plus

* Proficient in the use of the Microsoft Office Suite

* Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

* Effective change management and conflict management skills

* Strong ability to influence, mediate and persuade

* Demonstrated negotiation and contracting 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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