Our client is a major public organization based in the Edmonton area. They are currently looking for a Senior Buyer to join their team for a 3-month contract opportunity.
Your success will be defined by your ability to:
• Provide advice to business areas on procurement procedures, methods and approaches;
• Determine prospective suppliers
• Conduct market research, data and analysis to support RFx to ensure best method and approach to the business
• Review bid and proposals for compliance, prepare bid summary and evaluations
• Create business-driven KPI's to ensure the measurement of success and areas of improvement;
• Participate in various initiatives to continuously move the business forward;
• Provide leadership, training and coaching to Buyers and other staff as required
• Negotiate with vendors to develop win/win partnerships.
Your strengths include:
• Seven years' experience within the various aspects of the supply chain function;
• Previous public purchasing and supplier management experience is required;
• SCMP Designation is preferred;
• Strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills, the ability to communicate with all levels of the organization
• A critical thinker able to drive the business forward.
If you are interested in this role and meet the above criteria, please click the “Apply” button to send your resume directly to Ramya El- Hayouni.
Recruitment Partners Inc. is an Alberta-based, Alberta-focused recruitment firm. We are dedicated to building long-term relationships while securing top talent for Alberta’s best employers. At the heart of our efforts is a collaborative, consultative approach. We are proud of our team of consultants, who come with practical business experience, a strong network of professional contacts, and are focused on what is best for both clients and candidates. We will facilitate the best fit between client and candidate. This means reduced turnover, enhanced employee engagement, increased productivity and customer satisfaction, and more.
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