A Sustainable, Forward Thinking Protein Company
Maple Leaf Foods is a leading meat and plant-based protein company, employing over 11,500 people and publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
We are proud of our roots, which trace back well over 100 years, but our vision and purpose are decidedly forward looking.
As we pursue our vision to become the most sustainable protein company on earth, we are committed to creating shared value creative business value through addressing some of the world’s most critical social and environmental challenges.
Our goal is to build a more sustainable food system, which provides nutritious affordable food, operates within planetary limits, cares for animals responsibly, and meaningfully engages with our communities to advance a more just society.
We are advancing bold changes within Maple Leaf and more broadly within society to pursue our vision. We deeply believe this is the sustainable path to growth.
Our job is to make great food
Maple Leaf Foods embraces a strong values-based culture, where our people are deeply engaged in work that is purposeful, fast-
paced and challenging. We cultivate an open, non-bureaucratic and inclusive workplace that fosters safety and transparency, along with individual leadership and accountability.
Each Maple Leaf team member has a voice and plays an active role in helping all of us achieve our goals with passion and discipline.
We support one another to grow professionally, to learn new skills and to take on challenging experiences in the spirit of continuous improvement.
Raise the Good in Food
becoming a leader in animal care; and advancing food security through our charitable foundation, the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security.
Our Leadership Values
Sourcing Buyer MRO - Mississauga
The Maple Leaf Foods (MLF) Purchasing Team is responsible for the Strategic Sourcing of goods and services across the organization.
The team is focused on maximizing contribution to the bottom line, lowering organizational risk and providing excellent stakeholder support.
An opportunity exists to join the Purchasing team as a Sourcing Buyer, MRO, supporting the Corporate Spend and Co-Manufacturing teams.
This position is responsible for working collaboratively with Purchasing Team members and business stakeholders to strategically source categories to improve overall value to MLF.
The successful candidate can expect to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment delivered through ARIBA and SAP platforms.
The successful candidate will have an immediate opportunity to participate in other challenging Strategic Sourcing initiatives.
As a Sourcing Buyer, you will work closely with the MRO buyers, Plant Sourcing Leads and support procurement operations, the leadership team, and key stakeholders on competitive cost sourcing initiatives of MRO spend categories.
This role requires efficient and accurate processing and documentation of transactions, with the overall goal of minimizing the total cost of transactions without impacting service levels.
A snap shot of some of the exciting things you will lead and do :
user feedback, follow up on backorders, etc.
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We thank all applicants for their interest in exploring employment opportunities with Maple Leaf Foods however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Applicants may be subject to a background check and must meet the security criteria designated for the position.
Maple Leaf Foods is committed to Employment Equity and maintaining a diverse workforce.