Procurement Agent

Procurement Agent

THE COMPANY

Norbec is a Quebec-based company and a North American leader in the manufacture of prefabricated cold rooms and architectural panels for the building envelope. For more than 35 years, we have been the preferred supplier of renowned partners. Thanks to our innovative strength and the close collaboration of more than 250 dedicated employees, we have succeeded in maintaining our position as industry leader in Quebec and Canada.

JOB SUMMARY

Do you want to be part of a dynamic and proactive team surrounded by challenges? You like to feel valued? This position is for you! Under the responsibility of the head of the supply department, you will be responsible for the procurement of materials needed for production by building close relationships with suppliers and your supply team as well as the production team.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Analyze purchasing suggestions and send purchase orders for raw materials, subcontractors and special items.
  • Follows up on purchase orders, obtains confirmations and ensures timely delivery
  • Ensures optimal inventory levels according to the plant’s production level
  • Oversees weekly inventory audits and takes corrective action to achieve objectives
  • Collaborates with the team to reduce B/O and improve replenishment processes
  • Makes recommendations for adjustments to min-max and maintains them in the system
  • Ensures that purchase prices are in line with existing contracts and keeps price lists up to date
  • Communicates any supply problems to the team (availability, delays, quality problems) and proposes solutions
  • Create new parts in the ERP system (Epicor)
  • Manages supplier returns
  • Actively participates in the improvement of processes related to his/her field of activity
  • Participates in negotiations with suppliers of materials for which he/she is responsible

JOB REQUIREMENTS AND PROFILE

  • Minimum 2 years experience in a purchasing position
  • Relevant training in procurement
  • Fluency in French and English (spoken and written)
  • Thoroughness, rigor, analytical skills
  • Good management of priorities
  • Be proactive and like to take action
  • Comfortable with computers
  • Mastery of the office suite (Excel, Power point, Word)

What the company offers

  • A flexible schedule and telecommuting based on your needs and the mandates of your team.
  • An advantageous group insurance program, including vision care, dental care after 12 months and more;
  • A group RRSP program with employer participation;
  • Social activities organized throughout the year for employees such as family days, Christmas party, summer BBQ, sports activities and holiday themed events;
  • Weeks of paid vacation plus extra time off during the holiday season;
  • Offices located on the South Shore of Montreal, easily accessible to all with free parking and public transportation nearby;
  • The chance to be close to a lively area with many boutiques and trendy restaurants, perfect for an innovative dinner or a friendly 5@7;
  • Access to annual training programs;
  • The possibility to enrich your career by joining a team of experts where participative management is prioritized;
  • The opportunity to participate in the success of sustainable and in-demand products by contributing to the development of a fast growing brand that is involved in the community;

 

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