buyer, Chatham

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chatham, ontario
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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.