Procurement

Our Winchesters team has extensive experience recruiting in both indirect and direct procurement across Canada. Whether you are seeking a role as a Buyer, Procurement Specialist, Contracts Manager, Head of Procurement, or Strategic Sourcing Director, our team can help you  find your next career opportunity!

The Winchesters Team will help you find your next opportunity, whether you are looking to fill permanent, short-term, or project-based positions.

Below are current procurement opportunities available through Winchesters. We also have exciting career opportunities related to finance, tax, and audit, so please check our website regularly for new opportunities! To receive updates on new job postings regularly, follow us on LinkedIn.

Category Lead – Indirect
Category Lead – IT
Downtown Toronto (Hybrid)
$80,000 – $85,000
Posted on June 14, 2022.

 

This brilliant Canadian Manufacturing/CPG company is recruiting for a couple of Procurement Professionals within their team due to growth.  This role will include Sourcing new vendors, Sending out RFPs, Developing relationships with vendors and stakeholders and managing contracts.

 

These are full-time, permanent roles.  The company is currently working on a hybrid model with 2 days in the office.

 

If you have a strong Indirect or IT Category background and are interested in working for a dynamic Canadian organisation, which is internationally known, with fantastic growth potential.  This could be the company for you.

 

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

  • 3+ years Indirect Procurement experience
  • Experience in either IT, Facilities, Professional Services, Marketing, MRO
  • Excellent Negotiation skills
  • RFx experience
  • Excellent Communications skills

 

 

If you would like to find out more about the role, please email Neil Drew (neil@winchesters.ca) with your resume and cover letter. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted. To receive updates on new job postings regularly, follow us on LinkedIn. For more career opportunities in procurement, please visit Winchesters.ca.

 

Purchasing Manager
Guelph
$100,000 – $120,000
Posted on June 3, 2022.
This Canadian Manufacturing company is seeking an experienced Purchasing Manager to develop the Purchasing processes and lead a small team.
They are looking for someone with strong experience from buying from the Far East, including China, and used to working with the Supply Chain challenges this type of sourcing can lead to.
They want a strong leader, someone with team management experience, who is used to getting the best out of their buyers.
This is a full-time, permanent position.  The company ideally wants someone in the office day-to-day, but there is potential for a hybrid working arrangement.  Purchasing is key to this company, so there is a huge potential for growth and development.
If you are local to Guelph and are looking for an opportunity to lead and develop a Procurement function.  This could be the role for you.
As the ideal candidate, you will have:
  • 5+ years Direct Purchasing experience within Manufacturing
  • Team leadership experience
  • Experience purchasing from the Far East (China will be and advantage)
  • Ideally you will have some experience Purchasing electronic components (not essential though)
  • Strong Communications skill

If you would like to find out more about the role, please email Neil Drew (neil@winchesters.ca) with your resume and cover letter. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted. To receive updates on new job postings regularly, follow us on LinkedIn. For more career opportunities in procurement, please visit Winchesters.ca.

 

Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager – Financial Services
Downtown Toronto (Hybrid)
$110,000 – $115,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted on June 3, 2022.
This dynamic Financial Services company is seeking an equally dynamic Senior Manager with a strong Procurement background from an FI.  This role is to cover a vital, but unique Category area.
The role will include developing relationships with key vendors, negotiating complex contracts, and consulting and advising engaging, but demanding stakeholders.

This is a full-time, permanent role.  The company is currently working on a hybrid model, with 1 day in the office.
If you have a Procurement, Sourcing or Vendor Management background from a Bank, Insurance Company, Pension Fund or any other Financial Services company and are interested in a Senior Manager role with massive growth potential, this could be the role for you.
As the ideal candidate, you will have:
  • 5+ years Procurement, Sourcing or Vendor Management experience
  • A strong Financial Services background, with knowledge of the industry
  • Excellent Contract Negotiation skills
  • Impeccable Communications skill

 

If you would like to find out more about the role, please email Neil Drew (neil@winchesters.ca) with your resume and cover letter. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted. To receive updates on new job postings regularly, follow us on LinkedIn. For more career opportunities in procurement, please visit Winchesters.ca.

 

Procurement Manager – Guelph – $100,000 – $120,000
Posted on May 25,2022.
This Canadian Manufacturing company is seeking a strong Procurement Manager to lead a small Procurement team and develop their purchasing process.
They are seeking someone with experience in Far East Sourcing, including China, with techniques and strategies to deal with the current Supply Chain issues that come with sourcing from this part of the world currently.
This role has a great scope to develop into something much bigger in the future as Procurement is so important to this company.  Although they are flexible, they are looking for someone who wants to work in the office, so you must be able to commute to Guelph.
If you are seeking a full-time, permanent position for a dynamic manufacturing company, this could be the role for you.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 5+ years procurement experience
  • Some people management experience
  • Experience Sourcing from the Far East
  • A Degree level education or better
  • Impeccable communication skills – both verbal and written

If you would like to find out more about the role, please email Neil Drew (neil@winchesters.ca) with your resume and cover letter. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted. To receive updates on new job postings regularly, follow us on LinkedIn. For more career opportunities in procurement, please visit Winchesters.ca.

Procurement Specialist – Burlington area – $40ph Unionized position

 Procurement Specialist
Burlington area (Remote – moving to hybrid)
$40ph (plus benefits)

Posted April 28, 2022.

We are recruiting for a Procurement Specialist for a large Public Sector organization.  The role includes working on diverse, varied Procurement projects on a strategic level.  Most Public Sector roles require a Public Sector background to apply, which creates massive barriers to entry.  This organization is open to Strategic Procurement Professionals without this experience to apply.  A PS background would be a benefit, but if you have a strong Indirect procurement background with experience of complex RFP’s and contract negotiation, that is sufficient.

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity to join a big team, to develop a progressive career in the Public Sector, with lots of opportunity for growth and development, whilst enjoying a great working environment and culture, as well as receiving Public Sector Benefits.

If you want to develop your procurement career with the Public Sector, this role could be for you.

 

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 5+ years Procurement experience
  • Indirect Procurement experience
  • Experience running complex RFP’s
  • Strong contract negotiation experience
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Public Sector experience would be an advantage

How to Apply:

If you would like to find out more about the role, please email Neil Drew (neil@winchesters.ca) with your resume and cover letter. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted. To receive updates on new job postings regularly, follow us on LinkedIn. For more career opportunities in procurement, please visit Winchesters.ca.

 

Strategic Sourcing Manager
Mississauga, Ontario – Hybrid
$100,000 – $115,000 + bonus & vacation with excellent benefits

Posted on April 22, 2022.

This large Canadian organization based in Mississauga is seeking an experienced Strategic Sourcing Manager to cover the professional services spend for the company including recruitment, consulting, IT services, and travel. The potential candidate will be a seasoned individual with experience in negotiating complex professional services contracts. If you are an experienced Procurement professional keen on working in an environment that allows for opportunities for growth and development within a company that is a household name, this job could be a great match for you.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 5+ years procurement experience
  • Excellent relationships with key vendors and internal stakeholders
  • Experience with strong vendor scoring and managing vendor performance
  • Strong professional services/IT category experience
  • Strong contracts experience
  • Impeccable communication skills – both verbal and written
  • Bilingualism is an asset

If you would like to find out more about the role, please email Neil Drew (neil@winchesters.ca) with your resume and cover letter. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted. To receive updates on new job postings regularly, follow us on LinkedIn. For more career opportunities in procurement, please visit Winchesters.ca.

 

Procurement Specialist
North York Toronto – Hybrid
$60,000 – $70,000

Posted on April 4, 2022.

This CPG company based in North York is seeking an experienced Procurement Specialist to join their team. The potential candidate will be an ambitious individual interested in joining a dynamic team. The company strives to offer new opportunities to grow. The categories include MRO, CAPEX, and other areas of indirect procurement.

If you are an experienced Procurement professional keen on working in an environment that allows for opportunities to grow within the role as you work on multiple categories, this job could be a great match for you.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 3 years procurement experience.
  • MRO/CAPEX/Indirect experience.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Impeccable communication skills – both verbal and written.

If you would like to find out more about the role, please email Neil Drew (neil@winchesters.ca) with your resume and cover letter. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted. To receive updates on new job postings regularly, follow us on LinkedIn. For more career opportunities in procurement, please visit Winchesters.ca.

Procurement Specialist Indirects – Public Sector (12 month contract)
Hybrid Work – Downtown Toronto
$60 per hour

Posted March 30, 2022.

We are working with a well-known public sector organization looking for a Procurement Specialist to join their team. The focus of the role will be to support a variety of indirect categories across a number of different projects. This is an exceptionally busy period so the ideal contractor will be able to juggle multiple priorities. You will also need to be able to demonstrate experience managing key stakeholder relationships.

This role is a perfect opportunity to explore and expand your experience in the public sector procurement industry. Currently, this work is hybrid, with 2 days per week in the office, located in Downtown Toronto.

You will have:

  • Procurement experience across indirect categories
  • The ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Excellent time management skills

Interested applicants should contact Paul Young (paul@winchesters.ca) ASAP with their cover letter and resume. For more contract roles in procurement, follow us on winchesters.ca and LinkedIn.

Procurement Officer – Construction
Downtown Toronto
$75,000-$85,000 base

Posted on March 28, 2022.

Are you a Procurement professional looking for a new opportunity that offers stability, security, and great benefits, including a defined benefit pension, all while working in the vibrancy of downtown Toronto? This could be a potential great match for you!

We are working with a large public sector organization to recruit for a Procurement Officer – Construction. This role will include managing procurement activities for a massive Construction Spend for multiple exciting projects in Downtown Toronto. To be successful, you must be able to run Public Sector Bids, Tenders and Proposals, all while providing open communication to clients, suppliers, and end-users, reporting supplier performance to ensure accuracy of contracted agreements and overseeing the purchasing procedures and contracts throughout the procurement process while consulting and advising stakeholders.

If you have a Construction Procurement Background and you are keen to manage some of the biggest Procurement projects in the city, whilst enjoying a really stable job with long term career prospects in the Public Sector, please apply.

 

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 5 years’ Procurement experience
  • Some Construction Category experience
  • Experience working with Merx, Biddingo, and Bonfire would be an asset
  • Experience with CCDCs would be an asset
  • Strong communication skills – both verbal and written

 

If you would like to find out more about the role, please email Neil Drew (neil@winchesters.ca) with your resume and cover letter. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contacted. To receive updates on new job postings regularly, follow us on LinkedIn. For more career opportunities in procurement, please visit Winchesters.ca.

 

Procurement Director
Downtown Toronto
$130,000 – $145,000

Posted on March 13, 2022.

This massive Financial Services company is seeking a Procurement Leader to lead their Market-Data division. You will be responsible for managing vendors, including Bloomberg, Reuters, and Morningstar.   Your role will include managing a small team to develop the category strategy, developing vendor relationships and performance, and consulting with stakeholders. 

As the ideal candidate, you will have a strong Market-Data category background and be motivated to build and develop this category strategy for this great institution.

This is a Full-time, permanent position, currently working remotely, but moving to a hybrid model very soon.

If you are working on a Market-Data category and are ready to take the next step to the Director level, this could be the role for you.

As the ideal candidate, you will have:

  • 6+ years’ Procurement experience
  • 4+ years’ Market-Data experience
  • A strategic Procurement approach
  • Previous team leadership will be an asset
  • Exceptional communication skills

How To Apply

If you would like to know more about the role, please email Neil Drew (neil@winchesters.ca) with your resume and cover letter. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for an interview will be contact d. To receive updates on new job postings regularly, follow us on Linked n. For more career opportunities in procurement, please visit Winchesters.ca.