Elmer's Manufacturing - Purchasing Manager

Job Number:
2020-2
Business Name:
Elmer's Manufacturing
Business Description:
Elmer’s Manufacturing Ltd. designs, develops and manufactures specialized agricultural equipment in the heart of the Manitoban Red River Valley. We started as a small farm business in 1978, incorporated in 1986 and have grown from building row crop cultivators to an extensive and diversified group of equipment lines for any size farming operation.
Job Street Location:
9118 HWY 30 North
Community Location:
Altona
Business Years in Operation:
Yes
Amount of Capital Investment:
Yes
Workplace Mentor Provided:
Yes
Job Hours:
44 hours per week
Skill Type/Level:
NOC O - Management Occupation
Department:
Purchasing
Job Type:
Full Time Permanent
Close Date:
06/01/2020
Industry Area:
Manufacturing
Salary Range:
Depends upon qualifications
Description:

We're excited about the innovation required to aid in the production of the crops farmers grow to feed the world, and we currently have an open opportunity for you. 

Your success in this position will be defined by your ability to anticipate needs, identify trends and your passion for winning. In this role you will find goods and services at the best possible price through sourcing and analyzing suppliers, negotiating contracts, and monitoring our inventory.  

 

Job Duties and Requirements:

  • Someone who is energized by growth, change, and the opportunity to impact big picture results
  • A persistent negotiator who leaves no stone unturned
  • Exceptional intuition, decisiveness, and drive
  • MS Office proficiency, particularly MS Excel
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in procurement, purchasing, and/or supply chain management
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