Buyer - North York, ONAbout the Role : Reporting to the Director of Operations, this position is suited to a hands-on buyer with experience in the manufacturing sector.
The purpose of this position is to maintain supplier relations and inventory in the most efficient and cost-effective manner possible.
This candidate will have a significant positive impact to the overall goals and profitability of the organization. We are looking for someone who can work closely with all departments and take the lead to identify and manage the changes required for effective and sustainable manufacturing and cost reduction initiatives.
conforming to the appropriate quality standards & specifications* Create, issue and follow through on all purchase orders.
Vetting purchase requisitions, monitoring inventory levels and planning purchasing activities accordingly to support team objectives* Maintain timely and accurate product, supplier and costing records in corporate ERP system.
Lead key projects and initiatives within the team and cross-functionally to help foster a continuous improvement environment* Attend internal product development meetings to identify new product demands, schedules, and procurement needs.
Forecast requirements and order products to meet sales demands* Review, evaluate, and approve specifications for issuing and awarding bids to suppliers through RFQ process* Conduct meetings, prepare and present reports, and provide information to identify purchasing requirements, establish business plans and performance objectives, and report performance against plan and business objectives* Liaise with customs broker.
and handle importing & exporting documentation* Other administrative duties as requiredHow to Apply Our online application will give you the option to apply to this role as a complete candidate and not just a resume.
The application will assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, and should take 10 to 15 minutes to complete.
You can get a copy of your assessment when you’re done by logging back into the application tool. If you require any accommodation in the application process, please contact us with the Need Help button in the application.
We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.