Emco Corporation, one of Canada's leading wholesale distribution organizations, is looking for a dynamic individual to join our Procurement team in the role of Buyer.
In this position you will be responsible for the consolidation of branch and regional requirements while assisting with the execution of national and regional procurement maintenance.
Duties also include sourcing, pricing,ordering and expediting inventory products from vendors on a local, national and global basis, monitor/track purchases as well as database maintenance.
To be successful in this key role, we believe you should possess a minimum Grade 12 education with an interest (or currently opursiuing) a APICS or PMAC designation. You must work well within a team environment, have exceptional organizational and computer skills with a minimum of two years purchasing experience in a distribution environment.
Skills and Abilities
- Private sector
- Continuous learning
- Computer use
- Finding information
- Job task planning and organizing
- Critical thinking
- Decision making
- Problem solving
- Working with others
- Oral communication
- Document use
- Reading text
- Know and use computer hardware and software
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
- Computer terminal
- Electronic Mail
- MS Word
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Not required