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Purchasing Manager – Indirect

Toronto, ON (Hybrid)
Public Sector

Argentus is working with a top-flight Public Sector organization in Toronto. This organization boasts an exceptional Procurement group, as well as a demonstrated track record of success in diversity and inclusion both for suppliers and employees. They’re a great place to work for, and today they’re looking for a Purchasing Manager!

Working in a hybrid capacity to support the organization’s Toronto, ON office, this Purchasing Manager will take on leadership duties within the organization’s Procurement team for indirect categories. You will primarily lead a medium-large sized Purchasing team in supporting several key areas, including internal stakeholders’ Procurement requirements, and working to meet strategy set out by the organization’s Category Managers. You will manage the daily Purchasing process, setting the team up for success in executing RFx tenders in a variety of impactful indirect categories including IT, Fleet and Real Estate. You will project manage these ongoing tenders from their origin to contract award and supplier onboarding. This role also involves coaching and developing members of the team, as well as managing the team budget, and identifying opportunities for innovation and continuous improvement along the process to make the company’s purchasing execution more efficient. In addition, you will act as a subject matter expert for the team on issues of Public Sector Procurement guidelines, laws, and best practices. 

In short, this is an excellent leadership-level role at a renowned Public Sector organization. Our client is looking for an individual with strong experience managing Procurement within indirect categories. A background in Public Sector purchasing is a must for this role, as is experience leading a team to success in Procurement. This is an urgent need for our client, so if this description fits your background and you’re looking to move into a great Public Sector organization, reach out to Argentus today! Call 416 364 9919 or send an email with your current resume to

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