Procurement Specialist

  • Location
    Newmarket, Ontario
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Category
    Industrial & manufacturing - Supply / Material

Adecco is currently hiring a temporary full-time Procurement Specialist for Celestica, a globally known electronics manufacturer in Newmarket, ON. In this role you will be working in the procurement related to manufacturing materials and services. This role requires understanding of manufacturing processes and procedures as well as understanding of materials required in the manufacturing industry. This is an entry level position working closely with organizational team members to make decisions.

  • Pay rate: $21.00/hour
  • Location: Newmarket, ON
  • Shifts: Monday to Friday | 9:00 am to 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
  • Responsibilities:

  • Provides entry-level professional support in the procurement of lower dollar manufacturing materials and services.
  • Reviews demand requirements for lower dollar, lower cost manufacturing parts and supplies. Checks requisitions for completeness and accuracy.
  • Obtains quotes, examines bids and recommends awards.
  • Suggests, prepares and administers purchase orders to achieve material quality, cost and delivery requirements.
  • Analyzes material availability to manage inventory investment.
  • Maintains responsibility for data integrity in Item Master file.
  • Maintains ongoing communication with suppliers to gather information on materials availability, cost, shipping and delivery methods and timing, problem resolution, etc.
  • Expedites or follows up on deliveries as appropriate to meet delivery requirements.
  • Assists in surveys, site audits and analysis leading to supplier sourcing. Assists Buyer or Team Leader in reviewing supplier performance and makes recommendations on changes or disqualifications.
  • Provides resolution of receipt and supplier invoice discrepancies. 
  • Requirements:

  • Basic understanding of manufacturing processes and procedures.
  • Basic understanding of materials being purchased by the department.
  • Knowledge of basic computer applications and the ability to learn and use multiple applications specific to this department.
  • Knowledge of purchasing practices and procedures.
  • Basic math, data entry and 10-key skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail and accuracy and working under tight time deadlines.
  • Ability to evaluate, prioritize and problem solve a variety of tasks to ensure their timely and accurate completion.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with a wide variety of internal and external customers.
  • Ability to efficiently organize, file and retrieve hard copy and electronic information relating to the business of the work unit.
  • Must be legally eligible to work, and reside in Canada 
  • Physical Demands:

  • Duties of this position are performed in a normal office environment.
  • Duties may require extended periods of sitting and sustained visual concentration on a computer monitor or on numbers and other detailed data.
  • Repetitive manual movements (e.g., data entry, using a computer mouse, using a calculator, etc.) are frequently required.
  • If you are interested in the Procurement Specialist position in Newmarket, 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!

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    Reference number CA_EN_1_020552_2032006

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