Quest Sealing Solutions is seeking a full-time, experienced, Purchasing Manager for our head office located in Edmonton, Alberta.
The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years experience in Supply Chain Sourcing & Procurement Management. Experience in the fluid sealing industry is a definite asset.
Launch your career with Quest! Our state of the art manufacturing and distribution facility is one of a kind. Join a professional team built with an empowering culture.
· Source, evaluate and maintain Vendor relationships.
· Advanced analytics to drive cost reductions.
· Review, approve and submit purchase orders.
· Develop procurement processes by sharing expert level knowledge.
· Market research.
· Proposal writing.
· Review current procurement software and make improvements.
· Implement innovative ideas.
· Develop metrics and use data to drive continuous improvement.
· Drive accountability and provide strong leadership.
· Manage forecasting and planning activities.
· Manage inventory levels.
· Strong business and financial acumen.
· Superior and professional communication skills, both verbal and written.
· Problem-solving skills with the desire to develop creative solutions.
· Successfully managed a procurement department.
· Able to lead and manage multiple projects.
· Committed to professional and personal success.
· Understands spend analysis and project profitability.
· Able to source new Vendors and evaluate current relationships.
· Intermediate to Advanced Excel skills.
· Bachelors Degree in Supply Chain Management or Equivalent.
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
· Casual dress
· Dental care
· Disability insurance
· Extended health care
· Life insurance
· On-site gym
· On-site parking
· RRSP match
· Vision care
· Wellness program