Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the purchasing activities
Develop purchasing policies and procedures and control purchasing department budget
Identify vendors of materials, equipment or supplies
Evaluate cost and quality of goods or services
Negotiate or oversee the negotiation of purchase contracts
Participate in the development of specifications for equipment, products or substitute materials
Review and process claims against suppliers
Interview, hire and oversee training of staff.
A bachelor's degree or college diploma in business administration, commerce or economics or related degree or diploma.
Several years of experience as a purchasing agent or officer are required.
Credit and criminal record check
Start Date: as soon as possible
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required: 3
Education Required: Bachelors
Vacation Time: 2 weeks / year