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Listing Number: 5258
City/Town: Campbell River
Start Date: ASAP
Wage: To Be Discussed
Hours: Full-Time Temporary 2 Year Contract

Located along the coastal waters of Vancouver Island, Cermaq Canada Ltd. is a salmon farming company focused on operational excellence. With our skilled team, we strive for a high quality product achieved through sustainable aquaculture practices. Our award winning safety culture and opportunities to develop and grow within the company makes Cermaq a great place to build a career. Cermaq Canada is seeking to fill a new full-time temporary role of Purchaser to our Campbell River Warehouse on a 2 year contract. As a Purchaser you will report directly to the Senior Purchaser. Your responsibilities would primarily consist of, working with the purchasing team, selecting vendors based on price and quality, negotiate and or improve payment terms, maintaining and tracking warehouse inventory. Receiving, shipping and tracking of supplies from the warehouse facilities to other Cermaq locations and vendors. Key Accountabilities:

• Responsible for selecting vendors based on price and quality, including negotiating, and or improving payment terms.

• Working with external vendors, to obtain quotations for all purchases with the best quality and service, being diligent in balancing those decisions with the company’s health and safety policies.

• Ensuring internal procedures are followed and seeking approval from managers. • Creating and issuing purchase orders.

• Clerical and administration duties and projects in the warehouse. • Critical and creative problem solving skills in warehouse inventories, tracking supplies and coordinating shipments.

• Superb communication skills.

• Excellent computer skills, including experience with MS Word and Excel. Position Requirements:

• Preference will be given to candidates with previous purchasing experience.

• A professional, positive and friendly presence that contributes to building collaborative relationships with co-workers, visitors, vendors and the general public.

• A valid BC Driver’s License

• This is a full-time temporary position on a 2 year contract. Your Reward:

• A competitive salary and a corporate bonus program.

• Company paid benefits including Extended Health Care, BC Medical Services Plan, Dental and Vison Care, AD&D Insurance. Matching RRSP’s. If you feel that you could contribute your qualifications to fill this important role within our company, please forward your resume and cover letter in person, by fax, or by e-mail, stating “Purchaser ” in the subject line by December 7, 2018 to: Office: 203-919 Island Highway, Campbell River | Fax: 250-286-0042 | E-mail: careers [dot] canada [at] cermaq [dot] com%20">careers [dot] canada [at] cermaq [dot] com Cermaq Canada is an equal opportunities employer who provides a workplace that is free of discrimination. We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact: Manager
Fax Number: 250-286-0042
Address: 203-919 Island Highway