Our client, a well-established and highly respected institution, is looking for a Buyer for a 6+ month contract role in downtown Halifax.
As the Buyer, you will be responsible for the procurement of a variety of categories of goods and services. You will assist in the RFP process, contract negotiation and awarding contracts. You will also be responsible for the daily maintenance/accuracy of purchasing system information.
As the successful candidate you have 2+ years of experience in a buying role. You have the ability to build relationships with a variety of stakeholders, have demonstrated interpersonal and creativity skills, as well as a high degree of diplomacy in providing advice and guidance to clients. Strong organization and time management skills, while having flexibility to think outside the box, are necessary. Additionally, you have excellent MS Word and Excel proficiency and expereince with SAP is required.
This is an opportunity to grow your procurement experience and join a dynamic organization that is making a difference in the lives of Atlantic Canadians.
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Meridia, a Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette company, is Atlantic Canada's leading contingency recruitment firm that is focused on providing high quality, fast turnaround recruitment for professional and technical positions.