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Procurement Specialist

Procurement Specialist: for a large, multinational injection molding operation in the west end of the GTA, and this person would : Manage the packaging and freight supplier base for NA ;. Steward material qualification activities ; Enhance relationships with suppliers in an innovative way to maximize value ; Lead negotiation to ensure purchasing agreements meet our desiredoutcome ; Lead continuous improvement projects as it relates to transportation and packaging ; Follow index movements ensuring our costs are in-line with agreed terms ; Perform freight cost analysis to identify gaps in our selling prices. Develop
action plans as required ; Monitor and report the savings performance of the Procure Plus program; Identify and take action on areas of risk and opportunity ; Extract spend data from ERP system to evaluate and target potential opportunities ; Support and assist with Supplier Evaluations ; Assist in minority spend initiatives/reporting ; Support implementation of SAP
Qualifications/Education:
. Strong negotiation skills
. Flexibility and ability to manage multiple projects/tasks
. Ability to interact and collaborate with various levels of people internally and
externally
. Strong organizational, verbal communication and report writing skills
. Proficiency in Excel, Word and PowerPoint
. Minimum of 2 years related experience
. Industry experience preferred
. College diploma or University degree in a related disciplin

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Posted on

March 14, 2018