buyer, Chatham

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randstad canada
job type
temporary
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job details

posted
location
chatham, ontario
sector
engineering
job type
temporary
reference number
2196676PROEN
contact
randstad canada
apply now

job description

Enbridge has partnered with Randstad Engineering in their search for a Contract Buyer to join their team! As a Buyer, you would be responsible for supporting the Supply Chain Management group and internal clients in processing requests for materials or services and procuring them in a timely and cost-effective manner meeting business requirements and specifications.

In this role, specific responsibilities would include:

• Provide SAP (Materials Management (MM), Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) and Contract System (Ariba) expertise and support to client base including database management/maintenance for materials and vendors, miscellaneous report preparation, and inventory strategy.
• Support Purchase Orders/Service Orders based on material or service requisitions, ensuring company policies are met.
• Provide support for warehouses, including Operations and Contractor warehouses for all material related activity (requests, transfers, receipts, relocation/disposal of surplus/obsolete material, inventory control expertise, quarantined material segregation and recalls).
• General procurement activity including policy interpretation/clarification, price comparison and analysis, department telephone support and administrative support as required.
• Commercial interaction with vendors including obtaining quotes, resolving invoice discrepancies, challenging price increases, performing expedites, managing customs requirements and relationship building.
• Serve as the initial point of contact for all Supply Chain related questions and issues and forward to appropriate SCM personnel as required.
• Provide general and specific SCM training including processes, procedures and various SCM systems.

As a qualified candidate, you meet the following requirements:

• Post secondary education in Business, Supply Chain, or related field
• 3+ years of experience in similar role
• Strong negotiation skills
• Advanced computer skills (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, SAP).
• Strong mathematical and analytical skills with attention to detail.
• Strong oral and written communication skills.
• Experience working in natural gas, oil & gas, or power industry would be considered an asset
• Experience with ERP systems (SAP preferred)

If you are interested in this opportunity, apply today. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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.