POSTING DETAILS

Purchaser (16-17 Month Term)

Canadian Kraft Paper offers a work environment that promotes diversity, embraces change, and encourages continuous growth and development for every team member. We offer a workplace where everyone plays an essential role in our success and where individual efforts are acknowledged. If you thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment, we want you to be a part of our Team!

We encourage innovation, growth and change in an open environment, and we believe in and practice sustainable forest management.

Responsibilities

Reporting to the Purchasing & Stores Team Lead, the Purchaser will be assigned a purchasing portfolio that may include stock materials, service contracts, major equipment acquisitions and replacement parts for mill operations.  The Purchaser is responsible for the receiving, warehousing, issuing and analysis of inventory for stores stock related materials required in the operation. This position entails all aspects of supplier sourcing, competitive bidding, negotiations, contract preparation, contract management and supply performance.

Qualifications

  • Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation or equivalent would be considered an asset, or motivation to attain the designation through continued professional development
  • 3 years previous experience in a purchasing role at a junior or intermediate level, or equivalent business experience would be considered an asset
  • Completion of a Post-Secondary Business Program would be considered an asset
  • The ability to handle confidential information in an ethical and professional manner
  • A self-starter with excellent organizational, interpersonal and time management skills
  • The ability to meet tight deadlines while producing quality and consistent work
  • Strong communication skills – both verbal and written
  • Resourceful with sound analytical skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail and business acumen
  • Ability to use solid judgement and decision-making skills
  • Project management and leadership skills are strongly preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Programs

Living in The Pas

The Pas is one of the oldest and most striking settlements in Northern Manitoba. It is truly a place to call home for those that love the outdoors with an abundance of activities such as skiing, hiking, ATV and skidoo trails, camping, boating, hunting and fishing. In Manitoba, these are at their finest! Boasting one of the three true blue lakes in existence, Clearwater Lake’s raw, natural beauty attracts visitors from around the world.

Learn more from the website at www.townofthepas.com about the wonders of The Pas, where the Northern Lights shine year-round.

Closing Date

December 12, 2021

To Apply

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity and being a part of our team, please submit your resume to