Buyer

Department: Finance

Closing Date: Jun 02, 2017 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 17-37

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Buyer. Under the direction of the Manager of Purchasing and Stores, the Buyer procures a wide variety of suppliers, materials, tools, equipment and services for City departments.  This involves reviewing requisitions, preparation of tender and bid documents, vendor sourcing, bid solicitations, procurement, analysis of bids and award recommendation. The Buyer performs administrative duties related to procurement, purchasing and inventory of City of Nanaimo assets.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached pdf job description below.

Requirements

Applicants must have completed Grade 12 and a diploma in Business Administration or have a Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation. A minimum of 4 years’ purchasing experience including 1 year of supervisory experience is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. Applicants must also possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver's Licence.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position, $35.34 per hour - after Probation (Jul 2016 Rate), based on a 40 hour work week.  A comprehensive benefit package is included. 

Comments

Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 17-37 will be received until 4:30 pm on Friday, June 2, 2017.

Human Resources

City of Nanaimo

455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC  V9R 5J6

Fax: (250) 755-4449

Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)

Email:  employment.opportunities@nanaimo.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest; however,

only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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Human Resources 250-755-4406
employment.opportunities@nanaimo.ca

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