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Purchasing Assistant

  • NetHire
  • 02/08/19
  • Canada
  • M3B 0A3
  • Confidential / Yearly
  • Full-Time
We are presently seeking a Purchasing Assistant.

About us:
We are a leading Canadian manufacturer of fine upholstered furniture, will continue to grow based on our proven strengths and a determined commitment to social responsibility:

As a team, we take pride in our product, always mindful of the families whose lifestyles will be enhanced through our search for excellence. We share this commitment with all our colleagues who join us in serving those families.
We have a great working environment and as an Employer, we offer an exciting opportunity for you to be part of our growing "Best in Class" Team in the industry today. We believe that our people are what makes us great and strive to offer our employees opportunities for advancement.
In this role, you will assist the Purchasing & Supply Chain Manager in the procurement of raw materials inventory to ensure fulfilment of orders and production volumes.

The successful candidate will be responsible for reordering from existing suppliers and following up with them on delivery dates. You will review usage to ensure you stay ahead of product utilization rates. As well, you will be involved in logistics and movement of trailers.

Skills you are required to demonstrate for this role includes:

At least 3 years of recent experience buying from existing suppliers;

Some experience purchasing supplies for day to day business operations;

Experience maintaining/tracking inventory usage and availability.


Process Purchase Orders and resolve all concerns & issues

Ensure that the appropriate materials are available at all times;

High level of commitment to exceptional customer service;

Excellent problem solving, interpersonal and communication skills;

Requires a self-motivated team player capable of managing multiple priorities in a rapidly changing environment; and

Professional demeanour and presentation;

Certification in Purchasing from a University or college

Excellent computer skills

Come work with us!
We offer our employees competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, opportunities for advancement and the gratification of making a real difference.

We pride ourselves on our excellent company culture, our very clean and safe working environment, and our commitment to being an equal opportunity company.

We welcome applications from all qualified candidates.

Please apply today!

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