Purchasing Agent

PUB319283

About this job

  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Cameron

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor

About this role

About this role

Introduction

Our client, a major multinational corporation, is seeking a qualified Purchasing Agent to support it’s operations based in Ottawa, Ontario.

Responsibilities

  • Purchase the highest quality materials at the lowest possible cost in correct amounts per specifications and drawings with buyouts.
  • Interface with various other departments and disciplines to evaluate and monitor contract performance, ensuring compliance with contractual obligations.
  • Confer with staff, users and vendors to discuss defective or unacceptable goods or service and determine corrective action.
  • Leverage vendors/subcontractors across multiple procurements to create cost savings to project(s).
  • Research and evaluate suppliers based on price, quality, selection, service, support, availability, reliability, production and distribution capabilities and the supplier’s reputation and history.
  • Participate in the supplier bid evaluation, bid analyst, development of terms and conditions and recommendations for commercial contracts.
  • Monitor shipments to ensure goods come in on time and resolve problems related to undelivered goods.
  • Prepare/issue Request for Proposals (RFP’s) and evaluate vendor/subcontractor proposals to identify vendors/subcontractors who meet project constraints of budget and schedule at the estimating, execution and site purchasing levels.

Requirements

Requirements

Qualifications

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Power Point, Word, Excel) and have a general knowledge of database utilization; SAP Experience a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, business, engineering, supply chain management, or equivalent degree or military experience
  • At least five years’ experience in an engineering and/or construction related role
  • Thorough understanding and at least five years’ experience in contract administration and RFP’s
  • Detail-oriented, highly motivated with ability to effectively manage time
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives
  • Must be bilingual in French and English

Benefits

Benefits

What We Offer:

Why work with Brunel? We are proud to offer exciting career opportunities from over 100 offices globally in 42 countries. Advancing your career takes time and effort – let us match you to your ideal position.

Join the Brunel Family

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Join the Brunel Family

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Brunel provides the global recruitment and workforce services you need to lead your industry. With 45 years of market experience in Renewable Energy, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Mining and Infrastructure, we help you finish major projects safely, compliantly, on-time, within budget and at the highest quality, so you can keep growing — anywhere in the world.

Start applying immediately

Start applying immediately

Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Certifications (optional)
  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Jen Folkes is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:
PUB319283

Account manager

Jen Folkes
Brunel Canada - Toronto
j.folkes@brunel.net

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