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SR Purchaser

Rate TBD
Location Hamilton, ON Canada (On-site)
Type of project Administration Purchasing / Inventory
Duration contract ongoing
Education required Some college/University
Years of experience Less than 2 years
Type of employment N/A
Area of Specialization Other
Languages required N/A
Workhoppers Hamilton ON
Job Description

Job Description

Our Group, a specialty food importer and distributor, is looking for an Accounts Receivable person to join our growing team! We are a premium importer and distributor of quality food products from around the world. It has an enviable track record for selecting attractive product lines, which add value and volume to their customers’ own sales.


- Oversee all purchasing activities of Import products of the Company to ensure a smooth supply chain operation
- Forecasting levels of demand for services and business needs while keeping a constant check on stock levels
- Liaise between suppliers and relevant internal departments and customers
- Monitor suppliers while building and maintaining excellent relationships with them
- Negotiate and agree upon contracts and monitor progress by checking the quality of service provided
- Process receiving and invoices
- Forecast price trends and their impact on future activities
- Present market analysis and possible growth opportunities
- Develop purchasing strategy
- Produce reports and statistics
- Coordinate and monitor cycle count program and year-end inventory program
- Coordinate container shipments with freight forwarder, shipping line and custom broker on import containers
- Prepare arrivals and costing per supplier, per product

Skills and Qualifications:

Organization, Accounting, Data Entry Skills, General Math Skills, Financial Software, Analyzing Information, Attention to Detail, Thoroughness, Verbal Communication. Effective listening skills and being able to work in a TEAM are required. *Purchasing Experience is required for this job*

Specific schedule:
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-March 15, 2022


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