Purchasing Manager

by Express Employment Professionals

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Apr 30, 2021
Experience: 5 Years
Express Employment Professionals

Job Description

Express SRG is seeking an experienced Purchasing Manager to handle our retail construction client’s procurement activities. Reporting directly to the President; the Purchasing Manager's responsibilities include developing purchasing strategies, maintaining positive relationships with suppliers, coordinating with internal teams regarding their supply needs.
What’s in it for you?
  • Competitive salary range based on experience.
  • Benefits; staff discount; retirement plan.
  • Family owned business known for long term employees.
  • Fast paced environment.
  • Be a part of the leadership team.
Responsibilities (Not limited to : )
  • Ensures efficient procurement practices required for daily operation at assigned location.
  • Manage supplier relations and negotiate contracts, prices, timelines, etc.
  • Maintain the supplier database, purchase records, and related documentation.
  • Coordinate with inventory control to determine and manage inventory needs.
  • Ensure that all procured items meet the required quality standards and specifications.
  • Prepare cost estimates and manage budgets.
  • Working to improve purchasing systems and processes.
Qualification:
  • 5-10 years’ experience as a Purchasing Manager in building materials/construction.
  • Purchasing experience in a retail construction a definite asset.
  • Deep knowledge of inventory and supply chain management.
  • Must be highly self-motivated, persistent and able to cope with requirements of a fast paced environment.
  • Proven ability to develop & maintain long-term business relationships.
  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

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