Junior Buyer

6 Month Contract | Sparwood, BC | Immediate Start | $30-37/hourly

Your new company

Our client is a diversified mining company who works throughout North and South America. The company is a leader in sustainability in the industry and is committed to responsible resource development. The environment within this organization puts a focus on community and prioritises the health and safety of its team.

Your new role

As the Junior Buyer, you will be reporting to the Senior Buyer. Your duties and responsibilities will include: ensuring the timely and cost effective supply of materials and services, meeting the ongoing needs of user departments while supporting all Materials Replenishment Planning initiatives, managing procurement processes from inception to conclusion, and negotiating contract terms and conditions while maintaining vendor relationships, and other responsibilities as assigned.

What you'll need to succeed

To be eligible for this position you will need to have at least 2-4 years as a Junior Buyer in the Mining or Oil & Gas Industries. You will also need to have proven experience in the bidding and tendering processes, as well as having experience working with end users in an industrial environment. Experience with MS Dynamics AX is ideal. The ideal candidate will have excellent negotiating, problem solving, and decision making skills and will be able to function best in high performance work environments. Post-secondary diploma/degree/certificate/designation such as: SCMP or similar Supply Management program would be preferable.

What you'll get in return

This is a 6 month contract that will pay $30-37/hourly. This opportunity will provide you with great professional experience within an established international organization.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Job type:
Supply Chain & Logistics
British Columbia
Procurement And Supply Chain
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Yohannah Khan, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Calgary

Suite 510, 630 6th Avenue SW

Telephone: 4035139452

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