Procurement Officer

  • Category
    Office, clerical & administrative - Buyer / Purchasing
  • Job type
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Procurement Specialist for a 6-month contract with possibility of extension with our Crown Corporation Client in Ottawa, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or to be eligible.

The Procurement Specialist will have the following responsibilities:
-    Support procurement team and evaluate procurement methodologies;
-    Assisting with development of Procurement Strategies;
-    Managing RFx documents;
-    Market research, analyze and compare information;
-    Plan and prepare purchasing strategy for negotiations;
-    Specific procurement contract management;
-    Conduct negotiations for the acquisition of goods and/or services;
-    Chair bidder conferences; implement corporate policies, procedure and quality control standards;
-    Monitor contract deliverables, ensure that all elements of the goods or services are delivered in accordance with the scope of work.

The Procurement Specialist must meet the following mandatory requirements:
-    3 years’ procurement experience;
-    Have a university degree in a relevant discipline such as Commerce, Finance, Purchasing or Engineering with a satisfactory business component OR a college degree of 3 or more years in Purchasing or Supply Chain Management;
-    Public procurement experience is considered as an asset;
-    Certified Supply Chain Management Professional designation (CSCMP) is an asset;
-    Knowledge of NAFTA and CETA procurement rules is an asset;
-    Experience with RFx documents is highly required;
-    SAP experience along Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
-    Strong negotiation skills;
-    Good communication skills, reading and spoken;
-    Ability to meet deadlines and to prioritize tasks;
-    High attention to details.

If you are interested in applying to the Procurement Specialist position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the “Apply with Adecco” button above.

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Reference number CA_EN_1_027616_12081484

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.

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