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Strategic buyer

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Job Description

Our client is the largest Canadian wireless network operator for the Internet of Things. They design, develop, manufacture and distribute low cost products and technologies to industries ranging from automotive to agriculture. These products and technologies have even recently received an award of recognition. In addition, our client has recently begun selling and shipping its products to international markets. The company is growing rapidly, bringing new products to new markets and expanding internationally with 3 acquisitions in the last 2 years.

As a Buyer and Planner, your responsibilities will include:

  1. Sourcing materials for manufacturing and shipping the final product. This includes identifying and ordering the appropriate quantity, negotiating pricing and shipping terms as well as overseeing the timely delivery of material needed to produce customer orders.
  2. Evaluate open orders and forecast demand to provide adequate supply. If anything significant changes in the supply chain and demand, you will be expected to react and resolve any issues that arise. You will communicate with the vendors on a regular basis to avoid any unforeseen issues that may arise with any order.
  3. In order to oversee the supply chain, you will need to enter and process orders. It is especially important that you oversee all stages of the order as well as request processing and reporting.
  4. Evaluate, propose and oversee projects to integrate new supply chain management tools and technologies. For example; MRP / ERP, shipping automation, production line scanning and flow management tools to better manage inventory and location tracking. Significant experience with supply chain, MRP or ERP software suites is required.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Must have at least ten (10) years of experience in the supply chain management field, including both foreign and domestic markets;
  • Must be able to thrive in a deadline driven environment and the importance of meeting goals to ensure an efficient workflow;
  • Experienced and comfortable extracting information from an ERP/MRP system, performing analysis in Excel and synthesizing results for management;
  • Knowledge of typical supply chain planning and MRP parameters such as safety stock, lead time, order quantity, min/max, demand forecast, standard cost, etc.;
  • Must have a keen eye for detail, enjoy analyzing data to identify trends and be able to make recommendations;
  • Must be able to see the big picture. Pride in your planning skills that will prevent unexpected delays;
  • Must possess the desire to tackle challenges as they arise and be able to juggle multiple projects at once;
  • Must enjoy working closely with others and understand the value of teamwork;
  • Knowledge and experience with KPI’s such as PPV, inventory variation and material variation;
  • Possess experience in the technology sector. Specifically, in the manufacturing and assembly of electronic products;
  • Proactive, motivated, organized, team player;
  • Bilingual.

ID – 7979

Karine Martinez

Recruitment Consultant - industrial and engineering




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