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Are you looking for a challenging role where you will have the opportunity to have huge impact on an industry leader?

Do you have outstanding relationships and a creative streak?

If so, this role may be for you!

The details of this role that will help you decide if it’s the right move for you…

•Location: Burlington, ON
•Salary: $65,000 - $70,000
•Competitive benefits
•Annual bonus based on individual and company performance

In this role you will have an impact on…

• Negotiating new contracts as well as re-negotiating expiring contracts
• Develop and maintain positive working relationships with all supply partners
• Identify, qualify and select vendors of materials, equipment, products and services
• Create and review invoices, work orders and demand forecasts
• Negotiate purchases or master agreements with suppliers
• Read technical drawings to understand requirements
• Tracking the status of Purchase Orders, expediting when necessary and working with vendors to mitigate delays
• The stakeholders in order to drive the business

You’re an ideal candidate for this role because you bring…

•PMAC Certificate an asset
•SCMP courses an asset
•Formal lean training a bonus
•3-5 years in a MRO purchasing and inventory management capacity in a manufacturing environment
•Strong knowledge of purchasing and sourcing strategies
•Strong ability to negotiate
•Experience facilitating or leading meetings
•Capacity to build strong relationships

If this role sounds like a good fit for you please APPLY ONLINE or submit your resume directly to Michelle Fritz at

Randstad Professionals Canada
Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.

Randstad Canada is also committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.