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  • Location: Hamilton
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 21 February 2019
    Manager of Supply Chain

    Do you enjoy the world Supply Chain Management with all faucets of Procurement to include Purchasing, transportation and logistics, supplier relationships and contract negotiation? Are you looking for an exciting new career change? If so, we want you!! Manpower has an immediate opening for a Manager of Supply Chain for a Privately held Canadian Company.

    What is the job?

    * Manage the purchasing department for a group of companies
    * Ensure effective organization control is in place
    * Supply required goods and services
    * Meet company requirements in timely manner at least cost through sourcing, evaluation and negotiation for new and existing customers
    * Ensure materials are available for production scheduling
    * Ensure company meets custom/traffic requirements at least cost
    * Ensure all government regulations are met

    What you bring to the job?

    * Post-secondary education and/or College Diploma in Materials Management or other business related field
    * CPP designation or working toward CPP certification
    * Minimum of 5-years of purchasing management experience within a manufacturing environment
    * 2-3 years, experience with contract negotiations and cost reduction initiatives
    * 2-3 years, experience sourcing and developing new suppliers for raw materials, products and services
    * Experience with NAFTA, customs and transportation considered an asset
    * Great attitude and ability to work in a team
    * Exceptional organization skills and strong attention to detail
    * Ability to multi-task and work on various projects at any given time with competing deadlines

    What's in it for you?
    * $80,000 -100,000 DOE
    * Company paid benefits
    * Basic benefits spending account
    * Paid vacation

    Stop your job search and apply today. Do you need more information? Contact us today!! We love referrals so please share our job with friends and family.

    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.
  • Location: Allegan
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Monday, 04 February 2019
    Manpower is partnering with Perrigo for a 6-12 month Procurement Clerk. This will be first shift and full time.

    This position will be the primary liaison for Perrigo and its Material or Indirect Procurement Suppliers for multiple sites. Responsible for coordinating procurement activities for indirect materials and services. Execute tactical procurement processes, comply with procurement policies and procedures, and participate on global supply strategy teams. Engage with key stakeholders including Corporate, Finance, Manufacturing, Engineering, and R&D in the establishment, communication and implementation of business goals and to achieve business targets for cost savings. Responsible for the sourcing and selection and management of suppliers to obtain desired service, quality, price, and technology. Identify, implement, and track cost savings projects. Responsible for the negotiation of contracts and ensuring that all legal contract requirements are met The responsibilities of this position also include managing projects through new product committee.
    2. Knowledge, Experience and Education:
    * Bachelor degree is highly preferred. Major in business, materials management, or a related field are preferred. 3-5 years of procurement experience is required.
    * Problem solving skills, sound decision making skills, and demonstrated ability to work independently, as well as on a team, and meet tight deadlines within a fast-paced environment are critical to the position's success.
    * The ideal candidate would possess strong PC skills (word-processing, spreadsheet) required; SAP experience preferred.
    * Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including proven ability to represent Perrigo in a professional manner on the telephone and in person to all levels of suppliers and Perrigo employees are essential.
    * Demonstrated ability to prioritize, handle interruptions, and perform multiple tasks simultaneously to successfully meet daily goals is required.