Administrative and Office Personnel

Buyer, Facilities Managment

Contract

Executrade

Buyer, Facilities Managment Edmonton, AB

The Opportunity

We are pleased to partner with our well established not for profit client in their search for an experienced Buyer/Administrative Support to join the team on a long term contract basis.  Reporting directly into the Manager of Procurement & Contracts Management, this position will work closely with both internal and external stakeholders in the procurement of good and services.  This position is a hybrid role offering a rotating schedule of one week in the office, one week working from home.  Experience in general purchasing for a facility is a requirement, along with a positive, helpful can-do attitude are a must! 

Key Account Responsibilities and Functions

  • Initiate tenders, proposals and quotes for products.
  • Evaluate bid submissions.
  • Daily processing of purchase requisitions for assigned categories.
  • Work closely with stakeholders to develop specifications and scope of work for the purpose of soliciting qualified bids.
  • Research new sources of supply to met requirements.
  • Prequalify vendors and ensure all contractors are compliant with insurance and WCB requirements.
  • Manage assigned contracts for compliance, pricing updates, products updates and renewals.
  • Weekly review of any invoice discrepancies and issues.
  • Monthly review of open order report to action any outstanding issues.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Minimum 2 years of procurement experience
  • Supply Chain Management Certificate or degree in related field preferred.
  • Extensive buying experience in various categories (healthcare setting preferred).
  • Strong MS Office skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work well with others.
  • Experiene working with tenders and proposals.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Hourly pay will be base on experience.  A clear criminal record check is mandatory.

Please quote Job Reference 35904.

To apply, please submit your resume, in Word format, directly to Laurie Brooks at laurie@executrade.com

Executrade is one of the largest and most comprehensive full-service recruitment firms in Western Canada, with 11 divisions and locations in Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. We have over 40 years of experience helping client companies and candidates achieve their business goals and vision. Our success is due to our people, the strong relationships we build, and the continuous and robust evaluation and refining of our recruitment and staffing processes.

Individuals interested in this employment opportunity must obtain the necessary approvals from the Government of Canada – Citizenship and Immigration department, prior to applying for this position. In accordance with the Canadian Immigration laws, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada for employment opportunities. Detailed information can be obtained from http://www.cic.gc.ca

 

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