Purchasing Coordinator (Temporary)

Shaw Communications - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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A little about us
At Shaw, we’re proud to be leaders in a movement that brings Canadians the connectivity they need to fuel their lives. We’re making bold moves to connect Canadians and we’re always on the lookout for go-getters that are committed to disrupting the status quo. Does that sound like you? We’d love to meet you.
The role
This is a temporary position as a Purchasing Coordinator to join our Demand Management team until August 2020.
A typical day
  • Support Shaw’s transformational ERP activities as directed by the Manager, Purchasing & Supplier Management
  • Ensure purchasing data accuracy and update documentation as needed
  • Ensure service levels are met through effective supplier relationship management
  • Expedite product deliveries to meet challenging project timelines
  • Liaise with internal stakeholders and communicate changes they will be affected by
  • Provide front line quality, process conformance, and invoicing issue resolution with suppliers
  • Provide input into Supplier KPIs and strategic operations reviews, and use KPI metrics to prevent or correct supplier performance issues
  • Work closely with the project managers, strategic sourcing and other core team members, to ensure alignment and joint accountability for successful achievement of project and operational goals
Your skills/experience
  • Degree or diploma with Supply Chain background
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent proficiency MS Office
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self driven individual who is lean-focused and embraces change
  • Experience with Oracle is an asset
  • A positive, “can-do” attitude and customer focused approach that will enable you to deal with challenging situations with integrity, empathy, and sincerity
Other details
  • This position requires the successful completion of a criminal background check.
  • The posting will close on February 25th
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