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MRO Buyer

330 Applewood Crescent, Concord, ON L4K 4V2, Canada Req #176
Monday, April 18, 2022

Established in 1979, Toro Aluminum has become the window wall and door supplier for high-rise condominiums, office buildings and hotels, across Canada, the United States and Mexico. At Toro Aluminum, we continue to maintain the highest levels of professionalism and integrity, in our relationships with our suppliers, subcontractors, architects, engineers and envelope consultants.

 

Over the years, Toro has been committed and focused to ensure the longevity of our company, through repeat and referral business achieved by customer satisfaction in all areas including, applied testing programs, quality control, design innovations, attention to detail, competitive pricing and service minded attitudes.

 

In order to achieve the highest possible quality standards in our industry we will strive to advocate and provide dynamic leadership in a work environment that encourages employee involvement.


The MRO Buyer will report to the Group Purchasing and Inventory Control Manager.    

RESPONSIBILITIES & ACCOUNTABILITIES

 

  • Provide Leadership and direct activities involving Toro Group Purchasing common projects and vendors.
  • Lead new vendor onboarding activities for the group and manage and improve vendor database.
  • Execute MRO purchases for selected Toro Group of Companies and set standards for purchasing methods and policy compliance.  
  • Negotiate price reductions and supplier price increase avoidance.
  • Issuing purchase orders and ensuring vendor performance to them.
  • Hands on interaction with vendors and Toro plant personnel in support of manufacturing operations.
  • Requesting and analyzing supplier quotations.
  • Negotiating product price, delivery and quality.
  • Negotiate price reductions and supplier price increase avoidance.
  • Expediting material for some select inventory stock items.
  • Participate in and support company Lean Manufacturing initiatives.

   

QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • 5+ years purchasing experience in a complex manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in leading a multi-plant centralized purchasing role considered an asset.
  • Experience coordinating multi-plant purchasing activities considered an asset.
  • Experience within the commercial window and door industry consider a strong asset.  
  • Completion of bachelor’s degree in procurement or related field.
  • Completion of SCMP designation (or equivalent experience).
  • Experience and involvement in quality and lean manufacturing initiatives.
  • Excellent communication and time management skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and ERP software.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
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  • 330 Applewood Crescent, Concord, ON L4K 4V2, Canada