Purchasing Assistant

Cascadia Metals (Delta BC, Canada) 12 days ago

Who We Are?

At Cascadia Metals, we have never wavered from the original drive that has founded our business. Our success is rooted from the continued commitment of our owners and can be seen through the rapid growth of our organization. We invest not only in land and machinery, but also in our people...our employees. Still strong and unrelenting, we will continue to become more efficient and progressive in our thoughts moving forward. Through our optimistic view of the future, we believe there will always be room for creative, innovative distribution in the future.

Who We're Looking for?

Cascadia Metals is seeking an experienced and motivated Purchasing Assistant to join our growing team. This role will be a permanent, full-time position and is located at our Delta branch.

What we are looking for is a driven team member, who shares our champion mindset and values. This role requires completing and maintaining purchase orders for raw goods, materials, and supplies. This candidate will work closely with the sales departments to gather and submit orders across the entire organization. You will record purchases at the time of request and submit these orders for final approval from the department manager.

Skills:

  • A good instinct for sales and building relationships with customers
  • Knowledge supply chain would be an asset.
  • Strong computer skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Driven and results oriented
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Highly organized with strong ability to track, manage, and follow through on details
  • Ability to multitask and manage time effectively
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment
  • Outgoing and enthusiastic personality

Responsibilities:

  • Manager inflow of products for quality assurance and meeting required deadlines
  • Create and maintain purchase orders
  • Maintain purchasing data and systems to ensure a high level of accuracy
  • Coordinate, review and update product knowledge, warranty and pricing materials
  • Oversee vendor activiy

Qualifications:

  • You have high attention to detail paired with a flair for accuracy
  • You can deal with repetitive tasks as well as pivot and re-prioritize as needed
  • Able to express ideas clearly, and proactively recommend and implement process improvements/solutions
  • A team player who enjoys working with a variety of creative thinkers

Why Work for Us?

We are a growing company that recognizes the importance of supporting our employees. We believe in work that stays at work by offering our employees a work-life balance along with exceptional benefits.

  • Company paid benefits package, including Extended Medical, Dental, Life Insurance and Vision
  • 2 week vacation available for use in the first year; 3 weeks on your second anniversary
  • Up to 6 personal days
  • 4% RRSP matching program after 3 months

While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.

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