Purchasing Coordinator

Contract types Full-time
Location Landmark, MB
Close date 26.01.2020

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Generate purchase orders and purchase agreements;
  • Monitor and track open orders;
  • Verify shipping documents;
  • Communicate with customs broker to ensure shipments are cleared in a timely manner;
  • Coordinate specific ingredient & premix deliveries to/from internal facilities and offsite locations;
  • Provide direct support to Supply Chain and Purchasing Team;
  • Investigate discrepancies between bills of Lading and vendor Invoices;
  • Review inventory count sheets, variances and reconcile data;
  • Actively participates in monthly ingredient and inventory-related meetings;
  • Run daily procurement reports and reconcile discrepancies

PREFERRED HIRING CRITERIA:

  • Minimum of 2 years previous experience in customer service, purchasing, sales or supply chain;
  • Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills;
  • Must be detail conscious while maintaining a high degree of accuracy;
  • Proven organizational, planning and prioritizing skills with the ability to adhere to strict timelines;
  • Well-developed computer skills (Microsoft Office programs), database management and a strong mathematical aptitude;
  • Team player with the ability to work well with co-workers and staff members from other departments;
  • Experience with MRP/ERP system is considered an asset

APPLICATION PROCESS: If you are interested in applying for this position, submit an application by Sunday, January 26th, 2020. We thank all applicants for their interest in Trouw Nutrition Canada, a Nutreco company; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted. No calls please. We are committed to employment equity and we encourage applications from qualified individuals, including women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.

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