Position title
Senior Buyer
Description

Reporting to the Supply Chain Supervisor, you will be responsible for managing major supplier accounts and for building and maintaining excellent relationships with them. You will be required to work closely with several departments. Your responsibilities will include the following:

Responsibilities
  • Negotiate parts and equipment pricing with suppliers;
  • Identify opportunities for reducing costs with suppliers and adopt these opportunities according to the company's budget;
  • Participate in the identification and qualification of new suppliers and in the monitoring of their performance;
  • Develop and implement procurement strategies to ensure medium- and long-term supply;
  • Respect the established budget;
  • Analyze MRP reports and prepare purchase orders to meet production and client requirements;
  • Track purchase orders to ensure delivery times are met;
  • Prioritize purchase requests and input comments on delivery dates with the required follow-ups;
  • Maintain regular communication with the various suppliers (in writing, verbally or in person);
  • Create and manage items/parts in the MRP system;
  • Perform any other related tasks.
Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in procurement or a related field;
  • 5 to 7 years of experience in a similar role;
  • Recognized certification as a professional buyer is an asset;
  • Excellent negotiation skills;
  • Excellent communication skills in English and French;
  • Very comfortable with computer systems and Microsoft Office suite;
  • Knowledge of Avantage and Access systems is an asset;
  • Experience in ERP implementation is an asset.
Job Benefits
  • Option to telework occasionally and flexible work schedules
  • Opportunities for development and advancement
  • A range of employee benefits and access to telemedicine
  • Employer contribution to the RRSP
  • Health and wellness program and recognition program
Employment Type
Full-time
Job Location
Longueuil, Québec
Date posted
September 10, 2021
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