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Senior Buyer-Procurement Perm Job in Oshawa
Location: Oshawa, ON Category: Administrative Support
Status: Direct Hire Reference: CA_EN_1_021050_11557161
Posted: May 17,2017 Salary: $65000 - $70000 Annually

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Our client in Oshawa is looking for a Buyer to be responsible for but not limited to: ownership of the entire Request for Quote (RFQ) process, including the negotiation and purchase of assigned commodities for a mulit-facility operation.

Support Corporate purchasing requirements through:
-Negotiation of contracts at the beginning of each new model year or as required by contract
-Developing and issuing RFQ packages
-Negotiating terms and conditions for Vendors
-Comprehensive Analysis of Vendors in order to determine final recommendation which is to be based on sound decision-making that aligns with Corporate values
-Independently prepare and orally present final recommendation to Senior Management and Ownership
-Mediate all disputes between suppliers and plants and/or accounts payable
-Daily interaction with plants to assess and respond to urgent requirements
-Ensures that the organizaion's procurement policies are adhered to
-Develop new sources of supply and maintain a good working relationship with existing suppliers
-Determine areas for process improvement and develop implementation plans
-Keep abreast of market trends, new products and technologies
-Support efforts related to successful launch of new products or projects

-Minimum of five years negotiating experience, preferably supporting industrial plant requirements
-Capable of managing conflicting demands in a high paced environment
-Strong sense of urgency
-Role requires strong combination of analytical and interpersonal skills
-Ability to communicate quickly clearly and effectively across multiple levels of the organization
-High level of analytical and interpersonal skills required
-Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
-Experience with the negotiation of production commodities and/or service contacts is an asset
-Demonstrated experience with strategic Vendor sourcing experience is required
-Working knowledge of QAD is an asset
-Required travel 2 or 3 days per month to the Michigan facilities; Valid passport required.
-Personal vehicle is required as the role will occasionally require visiting local vendors and plant facilities

This position will appeal to a take-charge, results-focused individual. If you want to be a part of a winning team, please apply now!

If you meet the above criteria please apply online at

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