Category Manager

Mowi - Campbell River, BC (30+ days ago)

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Category Manager - Procurement Department

We are seeking an experienced Category Manager to join the Procurement department in the Campbell River office. The successful candidate will be willing to embrace change and challenge the status quo, can build excellent relationships and will have very good influencing skills.

Key Responsibilities:
Participate in sourcing and procurement activities for Mowi Canada West locally, nationally and globally.
Identify innovative opportunities to reduce the cost of goods and/or services.
Assist in the development, contribution and reporting of the department's key performance indicators.
Assist in the implementation of new purchasing procedures to improve the efficiency of the department.
Provide operational support for employees in the purchasing system, currently Opus Capita (master data management).
Develop and maintain supplier evaluation protocols.
Forge and maintain relationships with suppliers and internal customers.

Qualifications:
Analytical, problem solving, negotiation and evaluation skills.
Flexible, self-directed, proactive, motivated, and results orientated.
Excellent communication and relationship management skills.
Knowledge of end to end Procurement best practices.
Solid knowledge of modern purchasing information systems.
Ability to determine total cost of ownership for any given material / service.
SCMA or equivalent certification considered an asset.

Closing Date: September 23rd, 2019

Mowi Canada West offers competitive wages, a comprehensive benefits package, and potential for annual company bonus.

To be considered for this opportunity with a progressive, growth-oriented company, please submit your resume and cover letter online at: http://www.mowicanadawest.ca/people/employment-postings/

Mowi is the world's leading seafood company and the largest producer of salmon. Every day, our 13 233 employees in 24 countries produce 6.2 million healthy and delicious meals, served to customers across the globe.

Mowi covers the whole value and production chain, from feed to plate, and through our vision of leading the "Blue Revolution" we are dedicated to farming the ocean in a responsible and efficient way. Mowi is headquartered in Bergen, Norway, and is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.
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