supply chain specialist, Calgary

randstad canada
job type
$ 55,000 - $ 65,000 per year
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calgary, alberta
job type
$ 55,000 - $ 65,000 per year
reference number
randstad canada
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job description

Supply Chain Specialist

Are you looking for a fast-paced, challenging role where you can put your top-notch supply chain skills to use? Do you have experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment? We have the perfect supply chain role for you: The Supply Chain Specialist ensures on-time customer delivery with a focus on continuous improvement while working closely with Planning, Production, and Inventory/Logistics, for a production machining establishment.

Why you want this job:
•Frequent opportunities to grow salary (quarterly reviews)
•Health and dental insurance/employee benefits
•Job security/stability
•Flexible hours
•Weekends off
•Free parking onsite
•Location near restaurants/shopping
•Chance to be a leader/mentor others / share your skills
•Opportunities to advance
•Nice workspace
•Casual dress-code
•Work-life balance is a priority
•Fast-paced, dynamic environmen
•Great team/coworkers
•Chance to work in an innovative environment
•Company is a leader in the industry
•Established / recognizable company with a strong local history, and reputation
•Up and coming industry/company with high growth potential
•Financially-stable company
•Company has strong, decisive leadership
•Company is open to ideas/feedback
•Diverse company (multicultural)
•Clear company values / mission statement
•Company has a clear road map/plan
•Work has a positive impact / makes a difference
•Chance to work on exciting projects

What you’ll be doing:
•Update daily Syteline Workbench reports
•Prepare and issue Purchase Orders (PO’s) according to the products routing/master requirement per the production schedule and customer request delivery
•Monitor the progress of PO's via daily and weekly communication with suppliers, obtaining status updates, and taking action ensuring quality/delivery targets are achieved
•Analyze processes, identifying and recommending improvement opportunities, creating proposals for executive review and approval
•Work and support the procurement team in new supplier development to improve overall supplier capabilities, in support of new product and program development
•Maintain the AVL (Approved Vendor List) and Supplier Scorecards
•Track supplier performance focusing on on-time delivery and Supplier NCR (receiving and manufacturing)
•Initiate annual purchasing cost-saving plans-Update the weekly PPV (Purchasing Price Variance) report and take action to meet the cost-saving targets
•Facilitate engineering changes and other projects to enable savings and/or sourcing flexibility.

Do you have the right qualifications?
•Proven success in relevant supply chain, purchasing, and logistics roles, working with both North American and international suppliers (at least five years)
•Must have proven experience in the successful negotiation of pricing and delivery
•Knowledge and experience with raw steel and aluminum
•Knowledge and experience with machining processes is strongly preferred
•Ability to read and evaluate engineering drawings and specifications
•Knowledge and experience in market research, data analysis, and purchasing best practices
•Proficiency in using Microsoft Office Excel, and MRP/ERP systems
•A post-secondary degree in a technical/engineering, mechanical engineering is preferred.
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.