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Strategic Sourcing Manager – Facilities, Maintenance, Consumables

Location:
Remote in Canada
Industry:
Retail

Argentus is working with one of our longstanding clients on another strategic Procurement search! This organization, one of the largest in their industry, is known for their supply chain innovation and exceptional customer service. Today, they’re looking for a Strategic Sourcing Manager for a contract role!

Working remotely from anywhere in Canada to support the company’s Toronto office, this Strategic Sourcing Manager will take on strategic Procurement duties for a variety of indirect categories, including primarily facilities, maintenance, operations and retail consumables. Working within a large value of spend, this individual will develop and set Procurement strategy around the categories, and work to execute large-volume, high-complexity sourcing events to deliver strong cost savings, mitigate risk, and find innovation in the Procurement process. Using your strong understanding of the supplier marketplace in these categories, you will work to run the full end-to-end Procurement including supplier research, sourcing (RFP, RFQ, and direct outreach), supplier evaluation and negotiation, contract development, and onboarding. You will also take part in the ongoing vendor management process, evaluating supplier performances using scorecards and other metrics. You will work to build relationships with internal stakeholders to meet and anticipate their needs, helping to continue to develop Procurement into a key competitive advantage for the organization.

In short, this is a very strategic role within the company’s Procurement group, suitable for an individual with at least 7+ years of strategic sourcing experience for high-value, complex Procurements with a proven record of cost savings. Our client is also specifically looking for someone with an in-depth understanding of the categories mentioned above, and the supplier landscape for those categories. If this role matches your background and you’re looking to make a move, reach out to Argentus immediately! This is an urgent requirement for our client, with strong compensation to match. Call 416 364 9919 or send an email with your updated resume to recruit@argentus.com

We regret that only candidates already located in Canada are eligible to apply. A full written job description is available upon request.

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