Career Opportunities

Current Career Opportunities

Below are current career opportunities available through Winchesters. We are always posting new positions so please check back on a regular basis for new career opportunities.

Controller
Vaughn, Ontario
$90,000 – $100,000 base plus 10% bonus and benefits

This expanding North West Toronto client is looking for an experienced Controller to join the business and be an effective part of the Finance Department while interacting with operations and senior management.

The controller will play a fundamental role in the business and will be responsible for day-to-day accounting activities, quarterly and year end reporting, inventory count and balancing, inter-company transactions, as well as overseeing AP, AR and payroll. The successful candidate will also have a CPA designation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the full cycle of accounting including month end close, year end close and quarterly reports
  • Prepare financial statements and year end file for auditors
  • Responsible for overseeing the payroll and all payroll accounting reports
  • Set up policies and procedures to improve controls for internal operations
  • Inventory count procedures and balancing inventories quarterly
  • Recommend benchmarks against which to measure the performance of company operations
  • Provide financial analyses as needed, in particular for capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations
  • Oversee all staff in accounting, customer service and reception

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business administration
  • 10+ years of progressively responsible experience for a major company or division of a large corporation in Manufacturing
  • CPA designation completed
  • Self-starter, capable of working in a fast paced environment with little supervision;
  • Able to efficiently oversee and manage a team
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments and manage/delegate rapidly changing assignments in a team environment.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to nick@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Vice President, Finance

Toronto, ON

$150,000-$180,000 base, bonus, excellent benefits

Due to a ground-breaking initiative focused on reinventing retail and redefining the shopping experience for this client’s Canadian Customers, the company will be looking for a strong Director or VP Finance with Netsuite experience to step into this newly created role. The group is supporting this initiative and a bold upgrade of the legacy reporting system. The purpose of this position is to integrate the output of new and legacy systems to provide accurate reporting for all financial data for assigned area of business.

As a member of the transformation executive team, you will assist in the company wide move to direct and control costs by monitoring and analyzing financial systems, processes, and business initiatives to ensure business needs are met.

Your reporting will be used to develop and analyze the profitability, capital expenditures and performance of new business ventures against budget. This is an excellent position for someone who likes working in complex, fast-moving environments and has a natural inclination to manage change.

Responsibilities:

  • Establish and maintain an accounting system such as reporting tools and processes, that ensure the timely and accurate reporting of financial data for assigned area of business, and systems and processes are compliant with federal, provincial, municipal and corporate laws.
  • Develop business cases and short/long term plans to support new business initiatives. Provide cost and profitability analysis such as cost of capital expenditures, expected return on investment, risk assessment, etc. Review, monitor and analyze financial data to ensure the profitability of new business ventures, capital expenditures and performance against plan.
  • Identify and resolve issues including, deviations and anomalies to business plan or reporting system. Make recommendations to improve current processes.
  • In conjunction with senior leadership team, participate in the planning, forecasting, and analysis of strategic new business ventures e.g. improving the effectiveness of certain processes, risk assessment, capital expenditure control for assigned area of business. Make recommendations regarding process improvements.
  • Provide financial and technical support expertise including costing, expected return on investment for plans, and budgets for assigned area of business. Advise appropriate business teams of issues, government changes, process changes and improvements for each business affected by the change.
  • Manage the operations and staff reporting including, coaching staff, recruiting, assigning work, conducting performance reviews, and disciplinary.
  • Create a working environment that is consistent with the philosophy and goals of the company and ensure that staff are properly trained and developed. Establish an environment that encourages open communication and is focused on the achievement of goals and objectives. Act as a coach and facilitator to develop and sustain a supportive team environment; actively work with staff to attain optimal work performance with a high level of personal responsibility. Carry out performance assessments and effectively resolve work performance issues.
  • Provide clear expectation/performance measures and meaningful feedback. Recognize and reward achievements.
  • Ensure all associates work in compliance with all laws and regulations and attend and complete all required health and safety training, report all accidents and take every precaution reasonable to ensure personal safety and the safety of others.

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in accounting and finance with 5+ years of experience at the senior finance level
  • CPA designation completed
  • Demonstrated knowledge of automated financial and related systems – Netsuite working experience is mandatory
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong management experience over small teams
  • Demonstrated communication skills (written and oral)

Our client is motivated to hire a successful candidate ASAP. If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca

Internal Controls Specialist
North York, Ontario
$80,000-$95,000 annual salary, 4 weeks of vacation

Our client is a well-known real estate firm growing their accounting department by adding an internal controls specialist. This is a great opportunity for a CPA-designate coming from public accounting and looking to get into the hottest industry in the Greater Toronto Area – real estate!

Our well-known client in Toronto develops real estate primarily in the GTA and has a fantastic reputation in the industry. The internal controls specialist will be key for improving business processes and setting up a strong controls environment for the accounting and finance department. We are looking for someone with at least 2 years of real estate experience. Our client is motivated to hire now, so apply now!

Responsibilities:

  • Design internal audit program, approach and tools
  • Assess financial and operational risks and prioritize areas of focus based on the preliminary risk assessment
  • Apply top down, risk-based approach to the review
  • Identify the need for and document policies, internal controls and procedures
  • Identify objectives for the process, system or department being evaluated
  • Evaluate internal controls from a design and operating effectiveness perspective and document test procedures and results
  • Identify causes and contributing factors relating to deficiencies in processes
  • Prepare audit reports detailing observations, risks and recommendations
  • Present audit results/reports to Senior Management

Requirements:

  • Degree or diploma and CPA designation completed
  • 2 years of experience with internal controls development and maintenance
  • 2 years of experience with real estate
  • Working knowledge with ASPE and IFRS
  • Strong systems knowledge and experience with ERP’s
  • Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to nick@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Property Accountant
North York, Ontario
$50,000-$60,000 base plus bonus
Our client is a real estate investment company going through major growth and this property accountant job is due to expansion of the portfolio. The organization has both public and private entities and this property accountant will be in charge of the accounting for a specific portfolio of properties. The assets will be a mix of retail, commercial, and industrial properties.

This position will provide accounting support for the real estate portfolio and/or mortgage investment portfolio and will report to a director of property accounting.

Responsibilities:

  • Full cycle accounting of revenue generating properties and/or mortgage investments
  • Timely and accurate preparation of monthly account analysis, reconciliations and property files
  • Preparation of year end-billings to tenants
  • Assist Property Managers with resolution of tenant’s CAM and tax inquiries
  • Timely and accurate preparation of bank reconciliations, payroll, & HST
  • Preparation of year end packages
  • Handling any and all Investor/Borrower inquiries
  • Ensure timely communication of reporting between corporate financial reporting and all auditors

Requirements:

  • University degree or college diploma in accounting, finance, or business
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in property accounting
  • Experience with commercial or retail property accounting
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Trustworthy and highly ethical

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to nick@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Controller – Real Estate Private Companies
North York, Ontario
$100,000 base plus bonus

Our client is a real estate investment company going through major growth and this controller job is due to expansion of the business. The organization has both public and private entities and this controller job will be on the private side reporting directly to the owner. The owner is looking for a strong, experienced accounting professional who ideally comes with real estate experience, but most importantly comes with private owner-managed industry experience. This can either come from working directly with an owner on all accounting/finance matters or working at a small to mid-sized accounting firm.

The growth potential in this company is unparalleled and in the future, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to take on more responsibilities including strategic investment analysis or moving to the public company side. The Controller will ensure the timeliness and accuracy of key deliverables including financial reporting and income tax filings for the various real estate, mortgage banking and capital markets operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and review the preparation of the general ledger and working paper files including review of journal entries and bank reconciliations to ensure that financial reports and statements are accurate
  • File federal, provincial and associated tax returns for personal income and corporate entities
  • Timely preparation and review of monthly, quarterly and year-end financial statements and reporting packages for the various private entities, ensuring that the financial statements are accurate and in accordance with statutory requirements
  • Prepare financial analysis to assist management in various real estate asset management decisions and strategies
  • Review monthly and year-end tenant realty tax and CAM reconciliations, percentage rent and year-end invoicing by reviewing variance analysis, tenant spreadsheets, shortfall analysis and interim billings in order to meet the requirements of the tenants’ leases;
  • Manage day to day banking and preparation of daily cash flows
  • Preparation of annual property business plans, including operating, capital and leasing budgets

Requirements:

  • CPA completed
  • Minimum of 5 years of accounting or audit experience
  • Strong knowledge and experience in Canadian personal/corporate taxes
  • Familiarity with real estate accounting and reporting
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Trustworthy and highly ethical

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Accounting Assistant
North York, Ontario
$40,000 annual salary + benefits


Our client is a well-established manufacturer with operations in Canada and the US and is looking to add an Accounting Assistant to their team. The accounting assistant will work on a varied array of responsibilities including updating the GL, being in charge of Accounts Receivables  and Accounts Payable and much more. This is an excellent opportunity for a junior accountant looking to work under a great mentor and develop an exciting accounting skill set.

Responsibilities

  • Code, enter and match Invoices for Accounts Payable against Purchase Orders and Receipt reports from the Warehouse.

  • Sort daily inbound mail for distribution to respective departments including the printing of vendor invoices.

  • Print cheques once approved or EFT payments to vendors and prepare bi weekly pre-payment registers.

  • Ensure records are filed properly and promptly as well as manage and maintain customer (AR) & vendor (AP) files.

  • Review and resolve vendor statements or inquiries

  • Oversees and processes all AR duties. i.e. credit/debit adjustments, generate sales invoices, cash application of AR payments.

  • Code and process monthly credit card statements

  • Reconcile bank accounts and verify balance matches the general ledger system.

  • Assist in review of COGS variances and report trends to management

  • Assist in preparing  account analyses and schedules for end of month financial reviews.

  • Take an active part in the quarterly/annual inventory count and valuation.

  • Provide support to management and other duties as requested

Requirements

  • Degree in Accounting with knowledge of accounting practices and procedures

  • 1-2 years work experience in Manufacturing preferred

  • High level of attention to detail while being able to multitask

  • Able to adapt in a dynamic environment

  • Eagerness to learn

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, Word)

  • Experience with Accounting system.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please send your resume in confidence to nick@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Senior Project Accountant
North York, Ontario
$75,000-$95,000 annual salary

Excellent growing real estate development company looking for a senior project accountant. This is a great opportunity for a CPA-designate coming from public accounting and looking to get into the hottest industry in the Greater Toronto Area.

Our well-known client in Toronto develops real estate primarily in the GTA and is looking to add a senior project accountant to the finance team. The senior project accountant will work on a varied array of interesting responsibilities like monthly draw work and preparing project pro forma statements, to name a few. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who either has intermediate project accounting experience or currently works in public accounting and is looking to make a move to industry.

Responsibilities:

  • Monthly financial draws
  • Monthly/year end financial statements
  • Preparation of monthly cash flows, reviewing of all job costs, account reconciliations
  • Preparation of monthly draw documents to the cost consultant
  • HST remittances submission to CRA
  • Customization and upgrades verification & reconciliations
  • Commissions verification and reconciliations
  • Releasing of all cheques, ensuring project funding is available
  • Support team members and other departments as required

Requirements:

  • Degree or diploma and CPA designation completed
  • Experience working at a small to mid-sized public accounting firm or experience working with a residential property developer
  • Knowledge of accounting and finance principles and practices, and the analysis and reporting of financial-related reports.
  • Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to nick@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Project Accountant
Toronto, Ontario
$60,000-$70,000 compensation plus bonus

Our client is an established and growing business in the Toronto Downtown Core. The business is involved in real estate development and has a fantastic reputation for being a great builder in Ontario.

Reporting to the Controller, the Project Accountant will be an integral member of the Finance team. The Project Accountant will manage the day to day full accounting cycle for a set of development entities and/or commercial operating companies.

Responsibilities

  • Reconciling bank accounts
  • Managing accounts payable and receivable
  • Completing monthly (or quarterly) HST returns as required
  • Completing project draws
  • Preparing end of year project working papers for external accountants
  • Communicating with other divisions within the corporation
  • Preparing payroll
  • Interacting professionally with project investors
  • Completing ad-hoc projects as required

Requirements

  • Degree or Diploma in related field
  • Accounting designation (CPA, CMA, CGA) is preferred but not required
  • 3 years of practical work experience is a minimum, ideally the successful candidate will have more than 6 years of working experience
  • Real Estate development or Construction experience is preferred
  • Very strong communication skills

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to nick@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Senior Consultant, IT Risk Advisory
Washington DC, New York or California

Located in Washington, New York and California, our client is a growing consulting firm with a fantastic reputation and great reviews. The organization’s Risk practice is rapidly growing and looking for talented IT risk and control professionals.

This consulting firm can offer exciting projects and exceptional growth opportunities. They provide personal development through hands-on coaching, mentoring, and training. A key benefit of joining is good work/life balance and the benefits of low travel.

Responsibilities:

  • As a core member of the project team you will be expected to work autonomously and deliver projects on time and on budget.
  • Assessing client’s technology landscape and technology processes
  • Reviewing systems and processes with a focus on best practice standards and frameworks in order to make recommendations for improvement
  • Participate in advancing the Risk practice, including internal initiatives such as recruiting, business development, and knowledge sharing
  • Assist Managing Consultants with project administration (e.g., project setup and planning, budgeting, account management, billing)
  • Collaborate with the firm and client team members regarding business issues and potential solutions

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of professional services experience in a client facing role at an accounting firm, consulting firm, or commensurate experience
  • Ideally a bachelor’s degree (or higher) in management information systems (MIS), computer information systems (CIS), accounting information systems (AIS), accounting, business, cybersecurity or other technical disciplines
  • Professional certifications such as CPA, CISA, CISM, CISSP, CEH, or OSCAP
  • Strong technical knowledge of IT auditing tools and systems, including servers, applications, and networks
  • A working knowledge of risks and internal controls
  • Professionalism and discretion in interacting with executives and clients
  • Creativity, confidence, and flexibility
  • High energy, enthusiasm and an entrepreneurial spirit!

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Our client is a growing consulting firm in the U.S. offering unique work experience for CPA, CA designated professionals looking to make a serious move in their career. The firm is looking for designated senior accountants or senior associates from mid to large-sized public accounting firms. Why jump directly to a role in industry? A single company can’t offer the variety of challenges and environments that this consulting firm can. The firm is recruiting Canadian Chartered Professional Accountants for roles across the U.S.

The business will offer successful candidates amazing experience working on interesting projects like M&A, divestiture support, forecasting and planning, corporate accounting, SEC/financial reporting, technical accounting, transaction support and much more. New hires from Canada typically earn 25% greater compensation than their current packages and they’re able to work and live in the U.S. embarking on an exciting once-in-a-lifetime adventure. In the future should successful candidates decide to return to Canada, they would return with USGAAP experience, consulting experience with Fortune 1000 companies and memories to last a lifetime.

The client will be looking for completion of a university degree and completion or close to completion of the CPA, CA designation. Individuals must have at least 3 years’ experience with a public accounting firm including 2 busy seasons in external audit. The ideal candidate will come with some experience in USGAAP, although it is not mandatory. Individuals must have experience auditing public companies ideally in excess of $200M revenue.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Manager – Forensic, Litigation & Valuation Services
Toronto, ON
$100,000-$110,000 base plus bonus

Our client is a reputable public accounting firm in Toronto. The firm is looking for a senior associate or manager of forensic, litigation & valuation services to join their advisory team. The manager will report to a partner and will assume the partner’s position within 3 years. Because of the relatively small size of this team, the client will be looking for a hands-on senior manager who doesn’t mind rolling up his/her sleeves to get the job done. This business line for the firm is growing and they want to bring in a strong individual who can think critically and is willing to take risks.

Some experience in damage quantification and insurance claim litigation is preferred for the role.

Responsibilities

  • Work directly with clients to provide litigation support, monitorships, damage calculations, and investigative services for attorneys, in house counsel, trustees, and other stakeholders.
  • Assume responsibility for all project phases related to the investigation of fraud, forensic accounting, or malfeasance.
  • Apply insights and knowledge of fraud and investigation issues and processes to enable clients to solve complex, sensitive matters.
  • Conduct complex investigations, identify internal control weaknesses, and make recommendations to strengthen policies, processes, and procedures.
  • Deliver exceptional client service in all client interactions and projects.
  • Communicate effectively, both internally and to clients, including those at an executive level.
  • Manage day-to-day project activities; establish appropriate leverage on project teams and assign/manage project responsibilities to team members.
  • Provide coaching, mentoring and performance counseling to consultants, clients and project team members.
  • Balance client, new business development and practice development activities, including active participation in internal projects and operations along with complying with firm standards.
  • Contribute to the general management of the Consulting Practice and develop and implement a personal plan which sets goals for professional and practice development.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field
  • CPA, CFE, CBV or other certification(s) required
  • A minimum of six years public accounting or forensic consulting experience required. Will look at candidates with a combination of industry/professional service blend
  • In-Depth fraud and forensics investigations experience
  • Demonstrated analytical, problem-solving, organizational, interpersonal, communication skills and solid Microsoft Suite skills required
  • The ability to work effectively in a team environment and comfortably interact with senior level client personnel, including supporting the preparation of and participating in executive briefings
  • Excellent written/verbal communications and collaboration skills
  • Strong project management and facilitation skills

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Position:                      Recruitment specialist (procurement)

NOC:                          1223

About the Position:

Winchesters is a specialist recruitment company focusing on Procurement and Finance. Due to the continued success within our business we are seeking an individual who can grow our Procurement recruitment offering across Canada.

This is an exciting opportunity that will allow you to build a desk covering Direct and Indirect procurement across both permanent and contract roles.

The role will involve developing relationships with clients and candidates across Canada. As you will be based in Toronto you will need the ability to do this work in person, on the phone or by video conference – experience of this type of recruitment would be useful.

You will also need to work closely with our Accountancy and Finance division to ensure crossing selling opportunities are explored whenever possible. Procurement can have significant influence within businesses over how they recruit the ability to leverage this will be important and prior successes in this area would be useful.

You will ideally have significant experience not only in recruitment but also within the procurement market.

Specific skills/experience:

  • Ideally 3-5 years of procurement recruitment experience
  • A track record of developing new business within recruitment
  • The ability to source for candidates locally and remotely
  • An understanding of the Procurement market, key skill sets and gaps would be advantageous

Your duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Developing new business opportunities across Canada
  • Developing candidate pools across Canada
  • Identifying opportunities within vertical markets and developing strategies to exploit them
  • Working with the GTA team to develop opportunities
  • Attending and networking at relevant industry events
  • Identify current and prospective staffing requirements,
  • Prepare and post notices and advertisements,
  • Collect and screen applicants,
  • Advise job applicants on employment requirements and terms and conditions of employment,
  • Review candidate inventories,
  • Contact potential applicants to arrange interviews,
  • Recruit graduates of colleges, universities and other educational institutions,
  • Co-ordinate and participate in selection and examination boards to evaluate candidates, Notify applicants of results of selection process and prepare job offers,
  • Advise managers and employees on staffing policies and procedures,
  • Organize and administer staff consultation and grievance procedures,
  • Determine eligibility to entitlements and arrange staff training, Provide information or services such as employee assistance, counselling and recognition programs

Hours:             Full-time Permanent position – 40 hrs per week

Pay:                             $52,000 per annum plus 20% commission per deal.

Benefits:                      No benefits

Edu credentials:          College or equivalent in experience

Language:                   English

Experience:                 3-5yrs

 

Location:                     468 Queen Street East
Toronto , Ontario
M5A 1T7

Contact:          neil@winchesters.ca

Director Procurement Transformation
Downtown Toronto

This large Canadian organisation is seeking a senior Procurement professional with significant transformation experience to lead change within the department.  Reporting to the CPO, you will ideally have a management consulting background in Procurement or Supply Chain transformation, working at the Manager/Senior Manager level.  A rare opportunity in the marketplace.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 7+ years Procurement experience
  • Significant experience in transformation projects
  • A management consulting background from a large firm with a high annual rating
  • Advanced communication and presentation skills

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Strategic Sourcing Specialist – IT
Downtown Toronto

This large Insurance Company is seeking a confident Sourcing Specialist with experience in IT.  You will need to have the ability to lead full cycle RFP’s, while advising demanding stakeholders through the process.  This organisation has a reputation for developing its employees and promoting and progressing their best talent to the next level.  A great opportunity for an ambitious and motivated sourcing professional

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 3+ years Sourcing experience
  • Category experience in IT – including Hardware, Software or Licences
  • Excellent communication skills
  • An ambition to develop your career

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Director IT Sourcing
Downtown Toronto

This Financial Services company is looking for an IT Procurement Specialist to lead the IT Sourcing team, manage key stakeholders and develop the sourcing strategies and processes.  This is a new department, so there is huge potential for implementation and development opportunities.  The company needs someone who they can rely on to be adaptable and lead in a brand new environment.  An exciting opportunity that does not come around often.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 10+ years Sourcing experience
  • Strong category experience in IT
  • Significant experience leading a Sourcing Team.
  • Proven experience in process and procedure development

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager – IT
Downtown Toronto

This massive Financial Service organisation is developing its Sourcing department and is searching for strong Manager and Senior Managers to lead their IT Sourcing offering.   The role will including advising a client group on all its IT Sourcing needs including Hardware, Software, Cloud and Licences.  You must have the ability to produce a first rate Procurement service to your customer and have a strong background in IT procurement.  You will also be encouraged to help develop sourcing strategies, policies and procedures.  This is an exciting new venture, which offers a lot of opportunity for growth and development.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 7+ years Sourcing experience
  • Strong category experience in IT
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven experience in process and procedure development

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Strategic Sourcing Manager – IT
Downtown Toronto

This massive Financial Service organisation is developing its Sourcing department and is searching for strong Manager and Senior Managers to lead their IT Sourcing offering.   The role will including advising a client group on all its IT Sourcing needs including Hardware, Software, Cloud and Licences.  You must have the ability to produce a first rate Procurement service to your customer and have a strong background in IT procurement.  You will also be encouraged to help develop sourcing strategies, policies and procedures.  This is an exciting new venture, which offers a lot of opportunity for growth and development.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 5+ years Sourcing experience
  • Strong category experience in IT
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Some experience in process and procedure development would be advantageous

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Sourcing Specialist – Facilities
Downtown Toronto

This large Shared Services organisation is seeking a Sourcing Specialist with a strong background in Facilities or Construction.  This is a project based role where you will be working with multiple stakeholders from multiple sites, advising and leading their procurement needs.  You will need to be a strong communicator, with confidence in your ability to lead a best practice procurement process on behalf of high level stakeholders.  This organisation is going through a period of growth, which means there is huge potential for career progression.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 5+ years Sourcing experience
  • Category experience in Facilities and Construction
  • Full cycle RFP experience
  • Excellent communication skills

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Procurement Specialist – Healthcare
Downtown Toronto  

This healthcare organisation is seeking a strong Procurement Specialist ideally with a background in the same industry. A key focus with this role is to work with and advise various stakeholders on the procurement of medical and non-medical supplies and services.  The company is seeking a confident, motivated candidate with excellent communication skills and a can-do, problem solving attitude.  A rewarding opportunity for someone who is interested in really making a difference in what they do.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 3+ years Procurement experience
  • Ideally some experience within the healthcare industry
  • Problem solving attitude
  • Excellent communication skills

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Buyer
GTA West 

We have a great opportunity to work for a strong stable company.  Looking for a charismatic addition to a smart working environment.  A very open and collaborative team searching for someone who can work with all levels of management and develop positive relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

As the ideal candidate, you will have;

  • 5+ years purchasing experience
  • Customs and freight forwarding experience
  • Experience in a multi-faceted purchasing environment
  • Cross Boarder functionalities and processes

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to geoff@winchesters.ca.  Or for more information call Geoff Howes at 647-715-6769 ext. 65.

Purchasing Specialist – Pharmaceuticals
GTA North  

We have a great opportunity to work for a strong stable company on the rise. The role includes sourcing and purchasing product for resale.  You will own the whole supply chain process from sourcing to delivery. This client is looking for someone to maintain and develop supplier relationships.

 

As the ideal candidate, you will have;

  • 3 – 5 years purchasing experience
  • The ability to develop and maintain collaborative supplier relationships
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • $40,000 – 60,000 per year

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to geoff@winchesters.ca.

Or for more information call Geoff Howes at 647-715-6769 ext. 65

Senior Procurement Manager
Downtown Toronto  

This large organisation is seeking an experienced Procurement Manager to lead a team of 8+ direct reports.  Ideally you will have a general indirect Procurement background with category experience including IT (Hardware, Software & Licences) and Professional Services.  This company is looking for a charismatic leader who will motivate their team.  This large organisation offers great potential for career progression to the Director level.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 8+ years Procurement experience
  • Proven Management experience
  • Strong IT Category experience
  • Motivation to progress career to Director level
  • Exceptional communication skills.

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Strategic Sourcing Manager
Downtown Toronto  

A management opportunity for a bright, ambitious Procurement professional ready to take the next step in their career.  Managing a diverse indirect category list including: Professional Services, IT and Facilities.  This is also an opportunity to enter the busy Financial Services industry which usually demands industry experience at this level.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 4+ years Indirect Procurement experience
  • Strong Sourcing, Vendor Management and Contract Management skills.
  • Extremely strong stakeholder management skills
  • Exceptional communication skills.

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Procurement Specialist
GTA North  

An opportunity to join this exciting, leading CPG company.  The role includes purchasing raw materials for production.  This is more than just ordering stock on an ERP system, this client is looking for someone with Sourcing experience, who has completed full cycle RFPs.  A fast moving role for a fast moving company, this opportunity will offer opportunity for growth and development for your Procurement career.

 

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 2+ years Procurement experience
  • Ideally experience within a CPG company
  • Strong RFP skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Exceptional communication skills

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to geoff@winchesters.ca or for more information call 647 715 6769 ext 65.

Procurement Specialist – Capital Equipment
Downtown Toronto  

This Public Sector organisation is looking for someone to lead the Procurement for their Capital Equipment purchases.  As the ideal candidate, you will have experience within Public Sector Procurement and have knowledge of sourcing rules and regulations.  It would be ideal if you had some exposure to Capital.  They are looking for someone who thrives in a shared services environment, where you are there to help and advise stakeholders of the company.  You should have a consultative, collaborative approach.   A great opportunity to join a great organisation.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 3+ years Public Sector Procurement experience
  • Ideally some Capital Equipment category exposure
  • Strong RFP skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Consultative approach

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to geoff@winchesters.ca or for more information call 647 715 6769 ext 65.