View all jobs

Purchasing Manager

Winnipeg, Manitoba · Manufacturing

Competitive Salary and Benefits
Excellent opportunity for growth

Proudly Winnipeg-based with multiple manufacturing facilities across North America. This 30+ year company has grown substantially requiring a Purchasing Manager who is eager to use their skills to develop and grow the procurement and supply chain department. Join a company who strives to be the best in delivering products and services to world renown OEMs and their distributors.

  • Manage all supply chain/purchasing activities to meet manufacturing, inventory and distribution requirements
  • Participate in key/strategic supplier contract negotiations
  • Lead and mentor team of 3-5
  • Develop and implement purchasing policies, procedures, standards and strategies
  • Monitor supplier performance and resolve issues
  • Develop and execute value-added purchasing policies and strategies
  • Maximize positive cash flow by optimizing inventory levels
  • Ensure established business relationships with suppliers are aligned with corporate goals
  • Collaborate with team on continuous improvement of processes and systems
  • Maintain strategic awareness of world events and their potential effect on supply chain
  • Work closely with management team on corporate projects & initiatives

  • Post Secondary Degree, SCMP or equivalent experience
  • 7+ years related experience in strategically sourcing in leadership capacity
  • Experience working in manufacturing environment preferred
  • Proven negotiation skills
  • Effective communication skills, written and verbal
  • Able to meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent people skills to lead and motivate a team
  • Proficient in MS office applications
#Procurement  #Supplychain #Buyer

Job # 16173612

Thank you for your interest in this job posting.

We look forward to hearing from you.

TalentSphere Staffing Solutions


Toronto: 416.900.3435
Calgary: 403.910.9222
Edmonton: 587.333.7929
Kelowna: 250.448.8880
Montreal: 438.448.4300
Mississauga: 905.919.3688
Ottawa: 613.783.1441
Vancouver: 778.807.9777
Victoria: 250.294.8095
Winnipeg: 204.285.3905

International Offices

USA Toll-Free: 1855.900.3435
USA - Dallas   469.498.2002
App Banner Image

Share This Job

Powered by