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Procurement Manager - Construction

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Our client, a multi-trade service provider that securely delivers high quality construction, facilities management and technical solutions is seeking a Procurement Manager. Reporting to the Regional Vice President, the Procurement Manager is responsible for supporting operations through the planning, organizing, controlling and evaluating procurement related activities.

Salary : To be discused

Duties and Responsibilities :

  • Thorough knowledge of procurement and contracting practices that will facilitate the sourcing, locating and shipping of required materials and services;
  • Understanding of procurement related activities, contracts and bidding practices;
  • Planning and execution of purchasing activities; making recommendations when necessary to maintain budget;
  • Identify suppliers of materials, equipment and subcontractors;
  • Ensure timely issuance of purchase orders and follow up on deliveries;
  • Evaluate the cost and quality of goods and/or services received;
  • Identify and secure services from subcontractors;
  • Identify and secure services from subcontractors; Perform procurement contract negotiations;
  • Ensure the management of an effective partnership with suppliers of products and/or services;
  • Take charge of problems related to products or services received in order to determine their causes and take corrective and preventive measures;
    Collaborate with the estimating, accounting, construction, warehouse and quality control departments.

Required Skills :

  • Effective communication;
  • Ability to learn continuously;
  • Customer focus;
  • Innovation and problem solving skills;
  • Teamwork and collaboration.
  • Required Education and Skills:
  • Degree in procurement or logistics and/or equivalent experience;
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in procurement, 2 of which must be in the construction industry;
  • Bilingualism (English and French), both written and spoken;
  • Proficiency in reading drawings and specifications;
  • Knowledge of the construction industry in particular, the commercial and industrial sector, an asset;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel and Outlook;
  • Knowledge of JDE, an asset.

I am interested!