Employment type: Full-time
City: Montréal
Last visit: 2014-09-02
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-09-02




The Buyer’s primary goal is to source products of superior quality at lowest cost possible, analyze inventory and overall increase profits.


We recognize that our success as an organization depends on our employees; therefore we strive to build a team of excellence in order to reach our greatest potential. If you are an enthusiastic, ambitious and determined individual, we want YOU to join our growing company! We offer a great benefit package along with competitive wages and unlimited growth opportunity. We welcome you to be a part of our winning team, to excel in an enriching career and make a difference in the lives of millions of people.

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Please see below for the main functions of the Buyer.


Analyzing Inventory                                                                   

Analyzing inventory, sales history & profit margin and running MRP module

Verify the movement of products; notify the Purchasing Supervisor of any discrepancies

Revise backorders; ensure products are available in-house


Purchases / Negotiation with Suppliers                           

Responsible for day-to-day purchasing activities including purchase requisitions, purchase orders, expediting, and approving invoices

Negotiate competitive pricing with suppliers and compare price quotes

Manage vendor relationships including quality, delivery, and other related metrics to ensure maximum utilization


Expediting Orders                                                                     

Contact suppliers for delinquent orders

Taking care of rejected orders, negotiating returns with suppliers

Update delivery dates on the open order list and Syspro


TRAVEL: Occasional day travel to different facilities (Montreal and New York)



Three (3) to five (5) years of Purchasing experience

Experience in the pharmaceutical industry is an asset

University diploma in Supply Chain Management or Business

Excellent negotiation skills, three (3) to five (5) years of Negotiating experience

Excellent Communication Skills required; fluent English &basic French (oral & written)

Knowledge of Mandarin an asset

Fast learner, initiative and judgement

Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word) required; Syspro an asset


If you feel that you have the skills required for this Buyer position, apply now by sending your resume to:


fax: 514-333-9291


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We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

Career Level: Experienced

Years of Relevant Experience: 3 Years

Education: Bachelors (Including Honours)

Industry: Pharmaceutical

Job Function: Supply Chain and Logistics