• Location
    Scarborough, Ontario
  • Salary
    $ 25 - $ 30 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Category
    Industrial & manufacturing - Supply / Material

Adecco is currently hiring a temporary full-time Buyer / Planner for our client in Scarborough, ON. In this role you will strategically source and award business to ensure delivery of on time, high quality and cost-effective options for the team. The Buyer/Planner will work closely with the vendor base and internal production staff to ensure jobs ship on time all while holding vendors to the highest quality and pricing standards. Working with the procurement team to source new suppliers to expand the supply base to feed our clients growing product requirements.  Get your foot in the door and apply today!

  • Pay rate: $25-$30/ hour based on experience
  • Location: Scarborough, ON (Progress Ave & Kennedy Rd, Scarborough ON)
  • Shifts: Monday to Friday | 8:00am – 5:00pm
  • Job type: Temporary | Full-time
  • Here's why you should apply:

  • 4% vacation paid weekly
  • Paid weekly accurate and on time
  • Strong health and safety programs
  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified
  • Free training programs
  • $50 voucher for boots in partnership with Mark’s Work Warehouse
  • New and quicker onboarding process

  • Procurement
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Vendor Base
  • Cost Estimating
  • Project Management
  • Production team
  • Detailed list of Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for quoting and awarding business for both large scale and smaller projects in a fast-paced work environment – ensuring multiple quotes are gathered, documented, and analyzed prior to business award
  • Work closely with production to review weekly schedule, capacity vs workload plan and seasonal spikes.
  • Prepare vendor capacity analysis as required to help build level load plans.
  • Works with purchasing team to qualify and grow existing vendor base to support a fast-growing buying portfolio
  • Responsible to assess forecasted demand, and monitor raw material stock levels to ensure continuous flow of finished good products into the company
  • Work with Purchasing Manager to pre-negotiate vendor pricing (rate card implementation), reserve vendor capacity and build long term strategic partnerships via service level agreements.
  • Follow up on awarded business – works with vendor to ensure on time delivery of product for the company’s production and ship date requirements
  • Supports the purchasing team with supplier benchmarking reports, on time delivery reports and assists in maintaining an up-to-date Purchase Order database.
  • Schedules and expedites materials pertaining to pending production jobs– flags jobs that are high risk, or potentially trending late. Finds creative solutions to maintain on time delivery while ensuring business margins remain unaffected
  • Interfaces with Vendors, Materials Planning group, Production, Project Management and Finance Staff
  • Maintains accurate Vendor, Item, and Inventory databases
  • Meets and interviews with Vendor representatives to keep abreast of developments, market trends, negotiate prices, service, quality and etc
  • Participates in supplier qualification and certification processes and be a driver of continuous improvement in all procurement activities
  • Develops and assists in managing Vendor Partnerships in order to secure both short- and long-term supply
  • Ensures pricing is in line with budgetary cost estimates; escalates issues of scope creep prior to business award and material delivery
  • Works closely with A/P, receiving team and vendor base to assist in resolving invoicing issues
  • Supports continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Participates in special projects and assignments as required.
  • Requirements:

  • Must be legally eligible to work, and reside in Canada
  • University degree in Business Admin, Engineering or Supply Chain Management; preferred.
  • Direct industry experience is preferred.
  • Preference given to candidates with previous experience in multi-commodity purchasing
  • Knowledge of commodity indices
  • If you are interested in the Buyer / Planner in Scarborough, ON, apply now and an Adecco recruiter will reach out soon!

    Adecco is the largest staffing firm in Canada with over 40 locations and our passionate team is dedicated to find you a job you’ll love. We offer one of the best benefits packages in the whole entire staffing industry and we like to have fun at work!

    To find out more about Adecco Perks and what we can do for you please visit the link here: 

    • Apply with Adecco

    Reference number CA_EN_1_026702_2036634

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