Company: Wood
Skills: Purchasing
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood currently has an opportunity for a Senior Buyer at our Mining and Minerals office in Saskatoon, reporting to the Senior Manager, Supply Chain. This role will have you working alongside other team members within the office and from various project sites.

  • Prepare and issue project specific procurement documents (i.e requests for quotations, proposals etc.) in line with project scope and schedule requirements
  • Negotiate payment milestones and General Terms and Conditions
  • Award purchase orders and subsequent change orders
  • Ensure awarded purchase orders are expedited and received as per project scope and schedule expectations
  • Maintain commercial control of the purchase orders until the goods are successfully delivered and all contractual responsibilities have been discharged
  • Maintain the project electronic database(s) such as Convero (or other)
  • Liaison with client as required
  • Ensures all supply chain activities are carried out in accordance with the project execution plan/schedule and/or contracting strategy, within approved budgets and in line with project processes and procedures
  • Establish and maintain the project procurement status report (PSR) in line with project and schedule requirements

Skills / Qualifications

  • 7+ years related experience with preferred experience in an EPCM or industrial construction environment
  • Strong organization and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent English language communication skills, written, oral and presentation
  • Positively maintain relationships with suppliers, clients, and other disciplines
  • Convero experience considered an asset
  • Authorization to lawfully work in Canada without sponsorship from Wood is required

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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