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Job Code:201088
Job Title:BUYER (15 MONTH CONTRACT)
Job Category:FINANCE/ACCOUNTING
Location:CONCORD, ON

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POSITION TITLE:

BUYER

JOB CATEGORY:

Finance/Accounting

INDUSTRY:

Automotive – Vehicle Manufacturer

LOCATION:

Concord, ON

DATE:

September 27, 2018

JOB ORDER NUMBER:

201088

THE COMPANY:

A leading global automotive supplier with 317 manufacturing operations and 102 product development, engineering and sales centres in 29 countries. We have over 155,000 employees focused on delivering superior value to our customers through innovative processes and World Class Manufacturing.

THE OPPORTUNITY:

Due to sustained growth, our client has an immediate opening for the role of Buyer. We are looking for a proactive and experienced professional who is results oriented, has strong problem solving skills and a desire to affect change on the manufacturing floor. Our client offers a competitive compensation and benefits package with tremendous opportunities for advancement. 

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

The Buyer will be responsible for purchasing and negotiating supplier contracts for production items, as well as communicating with suppliers to achieve organizational objectives. In addition, the Buyer will be responsible for the issuing of all applicable Purchase Orders and amendments, and monitor and acquire cost savings & productivity participation rebates from production suppliers. 

EXPERIENCE: In order to be COMPETITIVE for this position, you will have:

  • Minimum 5 years purchasing experience in manufacturing environment
  • Hands-on understanding of manufacturing processes for commodity being purchased
  • Previous experience in capital procurement
  • Ability to review and comprehend supplier financial statements

COMPENSATION:

Competitive and comprehensive compensation plan, commensurate upon experience 

EDUCATION:

  • PMAC / CPP certification
  • Post- Secondary Education

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Automotive background
  • Experience in scheduling and inventory control, reviewing and understanding of engineering drawings and specs
  • Knowledge of QS-9000, ISO-14001 and TS/IATF-16949 standards
  • Familiarity with CMI software or other ERP systems
  • Technical background in quality, process, engineering, program management 

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:

 Full Time 15 month contract

REQUIRED TRAVEL:

No

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE:

No

MANAGES OTHERS:

No

CONTACT:

Chris Soules Corporate Recruiter

HOW TO APPLY:

Please click on the “APPLY” button located elsewhere on this job posting (preferred) or email your resume to:\csoules@stoakley.com

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE RECRUITER:

Chris Soules: http://stoakley.com/meet-chris-soules/

KEYWORDS:

Buyer, PMAC, CPP, commodities, automotive, CMI software, TS16949, cost savings, purchase orders supplier contracts 

ABOUT STOAKLEY-STEWART CONSULTANTS:

Stoakley-Stewart Consultants Ltd. is an Executive Search/Recruiting Firm with international reach. We opened our doors in 1977 and have grown to be one of the most successful employment agencies in Canada, boasting over 300 person-years of recruiting expertise.  We house a team of top-notch consultants, each acting as Subject Matter Expert in their chosen field. As a result we provide professional recruiting services to clients and candidates in a variety of industries.

This expansive breadth of experience allows us, as a firm, to satisfy all of your hiring/employment needs. In accordance with Canadian laws, it is the policy of Stoakley-Stewart Consultants to consider all qualified individuals for available positions without regard to race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, country of origin, age, disability etc.

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