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ETG Commodities Inc. - Swift Current, SK (30+ days ago)

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About our Company

ETG Commodities Inc. is a fast-growing pulses and specialty crops company with over $250 million of revenue and over 300,000 MT of annual volume. ETG has three primarily operating divisions: 1. Export Trade; 2. Import Wholesale, and; 3. Facility Operations. The Company is headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario and has operating facilities in Ontario and Saskatchewan, including warehousing and processing plants, along with a large-scale splitting facility.

TW Commodities a division of ETG Commodities Inc. is looking for a Grain Buyer to join our team. The successful candidate will be able to work independently and within a team environment, demonstrates sound decision-making aptitude and will also be responsible for:

Job Duties:

  • Develop sourcing strategy through detailed analysis of sales forecast and inventory level.
  • Collaborate with supply chain and production team to proactively identify supply plan and aligning the replenishment schedule as needed.
  • Working with existing and developing overseas suppliers for various agricultural commodities and finished products.
  • Closely working with quality department to establish product specification and ensure products meets quality specification.
  • Participating in international trade show to meet suppliers/ exploring new products and also visiting their factories for compliance audit.
  • Cost reduction through the initiation and bench marking process. This will include the potential re-sourcing of appropriate vendors, along with the negotiation of pricing, terms and condition.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Work in compliance with ETG Commodities Inc. Occupational Health and Safety Policy.

Employment Qualification and Requirements:

  • College diploma in purchasing /supply chain; PMAC or APICS will be as asset.
  • 5 plus years of experience in buying of food products.
  • 5 plus experience in inventory management /replenishment.
  • Solid technical skills, experience with ERP based systems and proficient in Office 365.
  • Strong negotiation and communication skill.
  • Need to travel overseas extensively.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • Purchasing: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Inventory Management: 5 years (Preferred)