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Senior Buyer

Full-Time | Mississauga, Ontario | 1 Position(s) Available


THE COMPANY:

Westpro Machinery Inc. is an innovative Canadian company with an experienced engineering team that designs and manufactures mineral processing equipment. We have a global presence and over 30 years of experience in the mining industry with worldwide manufacturing capabilities and equipment installations in over 20 countries.

THE LOCATION:

Our Mississauga office is home to our sales, purchasing and process engineering teams. We offer a competitive salary with benefits and a professional and dynamic work environment. The office is conveniently located near public transit routes and major highways.

THE JOB:

The Senior Buyer reports directly to the Procurement Manager and is responsible for but not limited to the following:

  • Prepare accurate and detailed RFQ's that include key purchasing provisions and documentation.
  • Analyze bills of material and drawings to understand key requirements for purchase order preparation and submission.
  • Manage open orders to suppliers and service providers to ensure objectives related to schedule, price and quality are met.
  • Manage contractual documentation required for international procurement, transit insurance, packing/crating requirements and customs clearance.
  • Manage freight delivery/shipping requirements.
  • Manage and restock spare parts inventory data base and warehouse storage.
  • Must have a proficient understanding component functionality.
  • Experienced at negotiating with suppliers for best lead-time, minimized cost and quality assurance.
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with existing domestic and global suppliers while sourcing new opportunities.
  • Travel to supplier and service facilities at both domestic and international locations.
  • Review and manage the supplier base to maximize procurement strategies.
  • Solve Make vs. Buy decisions when outsourcing manufacturing work.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and Certifications:

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree an asset.
  • Mechanical Technologist Diploma, or equivalent technical experience as asset.
  • Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) designation as asset.

Experience and Skills:

  • 8-10 years in technical procurement.
  • Excellent computer skills required, including high level Excel and Word skills.
  • Excellent communication, time management and multitasking skills required.
  • Versatile, highly motivated, self-starter able to plan, organize and work as a leader.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates may apply directly by sending applications to Human Resources with the subject heading Senior Buyer .

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, we are only able to contact those who have been shortlisted.


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