Senior Purchasing Coordinator job in Canada at BairdHR

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Employer - BairdHR
Job title - Senior Purchasing Coordinator
Job Description

BairdHR is looking to hire a Permanent SR Purchasing Coordinator for a World Class Tier 1 Automotive parts supplier in Woodstock, Ontario.
The Senior Purchasing Coordinator is responsible for controlling costs, negotiating contracts, contract management, building supplier relationships for the requirements and specification of parts/materials required by our customers.
Duties & Responsibilities:
· Support overall purchasing strategy
· Setting and achieving yearly cost reduction targets
· Total cost analysis
· Lead / Report / Facilitate weekly team meetings
· Request for quote (RFQ) activities
· Negotiating; negotiate with suppliers to obtain best cost or improved service, work with suppliers to change their processes, benchmarking, and analysis
· Building supplier relationships
· Support plant side activities such as new vendor set up, escalation process- material, quality, etc.
· Project management: take lead on projects as assigned by manager, provide purchasing support to engineering and production areas
· Must be able to understand the required specifications from customers by reviewing drawings (internal and external customers)
Job Qualifications:
· Successful completion of a 2 – 3-year college diploma in Purchasing Materials Management/Supply Chain Operations/Business Program Equity or equivalent Business Program
· Certified Supply Chain Management Professional (CSCMP) designation considered an asset
· 3 - 5 years of purchasing experience
· 1 - 2 years of automotive experience
· Ability to troubleshoot and problem solve
· Attention to detail and accuracy
· Ability to adapt to changing demands from customers as well as fellow team members
· Ability to organize priorities based on deadlines and importance of tasks
· Manage time efficiently while working on several different tasks at once
· Must have a valid driver’s license
Benefits/Perks:
· Very competitive base salary
· Overtime paid if accumulated after 8 hrs/day or 40 hrs/week
· Full benefit plan plus generous health care spending account
· Employer RRSP contribution plan
· Paid personal days plan available
· Daytime hours
· Some travel may be required to other divisions
· Excellent team to work with and a variety of work experiences and challenges
If you find the above position of interest & you qualify, please email your resume to Karen.
I would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity but only those that meet qualifications will be contacted. BairdHR is an equal opportunity employer committed to building diverse workforces. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities will be provided upon request during the recruitment, assessment, selection and placement process. Alternate format available upon request.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: $70,000.00 /year
Experience:
Purchasing: 3 years (Preferred)
Work remotely:
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Job Location Canada
Date Posted 17 May 2020
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