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Buyer - Scarborough - Contract
Date Posted
Saturday, January 06, 2018
Scarborough, ON
Employment Agencies, Contract Companies
Our client who is a specialists in Custom Metal Fabrication and Machining is looking for a Buyer. This role would be responsible to identify and procure goods and services as per the production requirement.

- input bill of materials and produce reports to various departments
- coordinate with various internal departments to ensure materials are inputted correctly
- amalgamate all materials and shop supplies requirements and send out for RFQ
- Evaluate vendors' quotes and determine the best option
- issue purchase orders to vendors
- expedite POs and ensure materials arrive on time for production schedule
- answer vendor questions and provide them with additional documentation as needed
- update and maintain major supplier's list
- provide management with weekly report on material status
- research for new suppliers to provide required materials or services
- maintain strong relationships with vendors
- communicate with vendors to resolve delivery and invoicing issues

Must have:
- a bachelor degree with 2-3 years experience in purchasing role, experience in metal fabrication would be an asset
- comprehensive knowledge in MS Word, MS Excel (knowledge in MS Access a plus)
- excellent negotiation, communication and written skills
- Strong understanding of supply chain management concepts

If you have the necessary qualifications to excel in this position, please apply online or send your resume to

Please note that only those qualified will be contacted.

good to know you,

Randstad Professionals Canada