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Vendor Category Manager – French Bilingual

Location:
Toronto, ON or Montreal, QC
Industry:
Medical Industry

Argentus is working on another impactful sole contributor Procurement role for one of our top clients in the medical space. This company has a strong Canadian footprint and a commitment to innovation, collaboration, and integrity in their shared service model. Today, they’re looking for a Vendor Category Manager for their Indirect Services categories!

Working out of the company’s Toronto, ON service centre, or remotely from Montreal as they work to build out their Montreal office, this Vendor Category Manager will take on strategic Vendor Management for a variety of indirect goods and services required by the company’s stakeholders. You will bring your exceptional Vendor Management, Contract Management and Supplier Relationship Management skills to bear to develop and implement category strategy across a portfolio of goods. This involves working to make supplier relationships more strategic, executing on initiatives to deliver value to a variety of internal stakeholders, and developing greater value for the organization as a whole in terms of risk and total cost of ownership. Working closely with the organization’s diverse set of stakeholders, you will work to transition them to new programs and suppliers as they are implemented. You will also develop supplier scorecards and other KPIs to manage vendor performance, and work to improve that performance through a variety of levers. 

Please note: As this candidate will be working with a variety of French-speaking vendors, French/English Bilingual is a must for this role. 

Big picture, this is an impactful Vendor Management sole contributor level role at a great organization. At least 7+ years of strategic Procurement experience is a must for this role, with specific expertise in indirect categories. If this sounds like you or someone in your network, reach out to Argentus today! Call 416 364 9919 or send a current copy of your resume to recruit@argentus.com.

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