Buyer

Montréal


Reporting to the Vice-President, Finance and Strategic Initiatives, the buyer is responsible for managing the short and long term contracts with the suppliers for our entire portfolio of products. More specifically:

Responsibilities:

  • Plan all purchasing
  • Order the various components
  • Follow-up on orders
  • Develop and manage the relationships with our suppliers and sub-contractors
  • Work in collaboration with the design and engineering teams to source new materials required for the development of new products
  • Recommend new materials for cost-effectiveness
  • Keep abreast of new materials on the market
  • Work in collaboration with the various departments of the organization to solve issues linked with billing, merchandise delivery or any other area linked to your scope of activities
  • Participate in continuous improvement

Skills and competencies:

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong Analytical skills
  • Autonomy and curiosity
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Works and collaborates well in a team
  • Good knowledge of the applications in Microsoft office  and more particularly in Excel : ability to generate reports (V look-up function and pivot tables)
  • Experience using MRP software
  • Knowledge of Project Management Principles
  • Bilingual (English/French), both spoken and written

Experience and Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in commerce or administration
  • Training in logistics and supply chain management (an asset)
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of experience in purchasing in the manufacturing industry
  • P.G.C.A. certification or CPIM considered an asset

We wish to thank all those who have applied but we will communicate only with those candidates selected for interviews.

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