3 months ago
The Helicopters Business Unit has an exciting and challenging opportunity a Material Specialist.
The successful candidate will be a high energy team player with demonstrated problem-solving, communication, planning, analytical and interpersonal skills with the ability to manage heavy workloads, multiple priorities and meet critical deadlines.
Carries out inventory control functions.
Obtains quotations from vendors to ensure favourable quality, price and delivery terms.
Researches new products and vendors; provides data to technical staff and assists them in purchasing decisions.
Expedites orders to ensure timely delivery of purchases by verifying initial demands and analyzing backorder reports.
Interfaces with vendors, staff and management to resolve discrepancies, answer questions and provide guidance and training on inventory systems.
Controls data integrity of inventory systems.
Researches and reconciles discrepancies noted during cycle count process.
Carries out new, used and sub-contract supplier/vendor development.
Participates in the recommendation of business unit material policy discussions. Exhibits an understanding of complex material/financial situations.
Monitors and reports on measures of performance.
Carries out other projects as assigned.
University degree or College diploma in business administration; or equivalent is an asset.
Strong planning, organizational, analytical, and decision making abilities.
Demonstrated proficiency in negotiation, relationship-building, oral and written communication skills.
Thorough knowledge of inventory control systems.
Excellent computer skills including MS Office.
Thorough knowledge of inventory control, purchasing and production management computer systems.
Experience in an inventory or manufacturing environment.
Commencement of an appropriate certification program is an asset.
Job grade 4,5,6,7 dependent on qualifications