In a context of growth, our client, distributor of specialized products for the construction and residential renovation industry, is looking for a Supply, Purchasing and Logistics Manager. With 30 years in operation and a solid reputation, this SME manages, from its Montreal headquarters, 5 branches across Canada and the United States.
Reporting to the CFO, the incumbent will oversee a team of 3 buyers and develop, plan, and coordinate of all procurement and logistics operations for all branches of the organization. He will need to be constantly on the lookout for best practices and negotiation opportunities with existing and potential suppliers. His mission will be to value a proactive approach and promote continuous improvement within the procurement team and to work closely with Branch Managers to:
- Validate purchase order requests
- Ensure a complete and frequent follow-up of the orders from the manufacturer up to the delivery
- Maintain the right level of inventory by understanding the sales strategies
- Preserve the specific terms and conditions of each supplier contracts
The desired profile is that of an ideally supply chain management university graduate (or other relevant program) with a minimum of 8 years of experience in procurement and logistics. Perfectly bilingual you are recognized for your analytical mind, your organization and assiduity, your relational skills and your sense of initiative. Knowledge with ERP systems and experience in a similar position for a distribution company will be considered undeniable assets.
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Nature of the company
Distribution Canada & US (SME)
Specialized residential construction and/or renovation products