Description et responsabilités générales du poste

Job Title: Senior Buyer

Reporting To: Purchasing Manager

Role Definition:

The Senior Buyer will process and manage purchase orders, ensure accurate quantities and dates in our MRP system, expedite purchase orders, negotiate prices, and evaluate MRP requirements.


  • Place Purchase Orders and follow up with suppliers to expedite delivery schedules
  • Develop and maintain supplier relationships
  • Negotiate prices and terms
  • Evaluate supplier performance and support supplier development (pricing, quality, lead time, delivery and customer service)
  • Maintain supplier database within ERP database and ensure dates are accurate at all times
  • Coordinate with internal teams from Production, QA and Accounts payable to respond to supplier issues, and rush items to be purchased.
  • Address pull-ins and push-outs
  • Work to co-ordinate technical specifications and provide alternate sources for purchases when required; work with Purchasing Manager to validate opportunities for cost reductions
  • Resolve order receipt / invoicing issues with vendors and accounting department
  • Report on open order status
  • Develop and enhance purchasing policies and procedures
  • Other related duties as assigned


Qualifications requises et exigences


  • 3-5 years’ in a Procurement role, in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with wire cable, connectors, electromechanical components required
  • Experience with MRP and ERP systems (Infor VISUAL is an added benefit)
  • Knowledge of Procurement processes
  • Strong ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; organized, analytical and detail-oriented
  • Capacity to prioritize work, perform multiple tasks and work under tight time constraints
  • Proficient PC skills 
  • Ability to apply a broad understanding of financial management principals
  • Aptitude for technology
  • Negotiating Skills


We thank everyone for applying but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Compétences et habiletés

  • Formation : Autre
  • Expérience : 3 ans ou plus
  • Profil : Approvisionnement