David Aplin Group has partnered with a Halifax based company to find an experienced Procurement Specialist to join their team.
If you are a results focused individual with great communication/negotiation skills, this opportunity is for you! Note, this is a fully remote role.
Pre-contract activity including:
Program wide stakeholder engagement to identify requirement
Supplier Qualification, tender process, RFI, RFP, RFP with vendors
Contract negotiation and to agree robust commercial agreements for the company and the client
Supplier management including:
Develop and improve supplier quality, cost, and delivery performance
Contract management including:
Execution of negotiated contract through Enterprise Resource Planning & Material Resource Planning systems
Integrated sourcing initiatives including:
Develop and implement category sourcing strategies
Analyze market conditions (ex: pricing, availability, lead-time and capacity)
Continuous improvement including:
Support new product introduction activities
Apply the principles of continuous improvement to the design and development of supply chain processes
Undertake cost analysis for direct material and services
Issue POs for material
University degree required
5+ years of relevant work experience in a procurement, supply chain or engineering function
Procurement/Supply Chain accreditation: SCMP, MCIPS or ISM would be an asset
Defence experience would be an asset
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Strong sense of urgency to complete tasks
Strong analytical skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
High attention to detail
Previous exposure to market analytics and insights
Excellent Microsoft Office Suite skills
Job ID: BG682074669
If you are interested in this position and meet the qualifications, apply today! We thank all applicants; however, only those who are authorized to work in Canada or are selected for an interview will be contacted.
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