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purchasing agent


Source: Job Bank

Location

Brandon, MB
R7A2V8

Salary

$23.00 to $28.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Education: College/CEGEP
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years

Tasks

  • Purchase general and specialized equipment, materials or business services
  • Assess requirements of an establishment to develop specifications for equipment, materials and supplies to be purchased
  • Develop specifications for equipment, materials and supplies to be purchased
  • Negotiate offers from suppliers
  • Consult with suppliers
  • Review quotations
  • Determine contract terms and conditions
  • Award contracts to appropriate parties
  • Establish delivery schedules
  • Monitor progress of delivery schedules
  • Contact clients and suppliers to resolve problems
  • Plan, organize and oversee operational logistics of the organization
  • Provide customer service

Computer and technology knowledge

  • MS Word
  • MS Office
  • MS Excel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Large caseload

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Organized
  • Team player
  • Time management
  • Flexibility

Screening questions

  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 hours per week

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