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Job title:  Procurement Manager - Hybrid Position

Job family:  Supply Chain
Business area:  Hydro
Contract location: 

Boucherville, Quebec, CA

Working location:  Boucherville, Quebec, CA
Location type:  Location Flexible
Contract type:  Permanent Full-Time
Job description: 

ANDRITZ. Where passion meets career.

 

Every day, ANDRITZ continues to deliver successful innovative solutions to our customers globally. Why are we so successful? Because we are passionate and love what we do! We are at the forefront of future engineering technologies, with solutions that ensure the success of our clients in key industries that are shaping the future of the world we live in.
 

ANDRITZ offers a hybrid work arrangement, combining teleworking and attendance in the office. *You will be based at one of our offices in the Greater Montreal Area*. #Hybrid #HybridPosition


By joining Andritz, you will be part of a dynamic team, working in a unique and exciting industry.  
 

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITES

 

•    Oversee a team of project procurement specialists (6)
•    Provide guidance to the team, assign tasks, manage workload and manage priorities
•    Perform resource loading and capacity planning on a quarterly basis
•    Support Procurement Director in defining and executing strategic procurement initiatives
•    Assist in implementing strategic directives laid out by management
•    Help establish department goals and objectives
•    Manage strategic vendor relationships
•    Assist in new vendor development initiatives
•    Assist in the roll out of Global Procurement initiatives
•    Work closely with Project Directors to resolve issues
•    Work closely with Engineering managers and Quality managers to resolve issues and impact change
•    Enforce company policies, procedures and guideline related to procurement
•    Collect, analyze, and report on procurement KPI’s
•    Assist with vendor issues and claims
•    Participate and lead in major vendor claims (active/passive)
•    Validate and sign-off on supply budgets for the sales & proposals team
•    Review and participate in the vendor selection process
•    Review and vet procurement approval requests (DA COQ)
•    Assist/lead the more critical commercial negotiations around Terms & Condition
•    Approve new vendors
•    Generate, validate, and publish various procurement reports
•    Place purchase orders in peak load periods, as needed
•    Oversee the proper issuance of service agreements for site labor services
•    Support the implementation of new tools
•    Assist/lead any process improvement initiatives
•    Assist in various RCA (root cause analysis) exercises, as needed
•    Ensure that procurement procedures are kept up to date
•    Train new employees or provide refresher trainings as needed
•    Manage annual frame agreements with vendors
•    Visit vendor facilities
•    Help resolve vendor payment issues
•    Other duties as assigned

 

COMNPETANCIES AND SKILLS

 

•    7-10 years of experience in a leadership role in procurement or project management
•    Seasoned in the purchase of large parts and services, in the hydro industry or similar
•    Seasoned in handling commercial terms & conditions
•    Seasoned in vendor management
•    Responsive and accountable
•    Ability to clearly communicate, deliver presentations, simplify, explain variances and issues to a team and propose solutions
•    Demonstrated positive relationships with internal/external customers
•    Demonstrated problem solving and innovative thinking
•    Knowledge of market trends and purchasing best practices
•    Employs fair, ethical and transparent procurement practices
•    Ability to priorities tasks and work under pressure
•    Organized and structured
•    Proficiency in English and French
•    Software:  SAP, Microsoft Suite

 

* Legal status to work in Canada is required.

Requisition ID:  7216

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