Category Archives: Career Opportunities

Senior Buyer – City of Edmonton

Closing date:  February 26

The City of Edmonton spends approximately $1 billion annually on a wide range of goods, services and construction.  The City expects that all purchases will be conducted in an open, fair, transparent and accountable manner that achieves best value for the City and supports City Council’s environmental, social and economic objectives.  In the role of Senior Buyer you will perform procurement activities that support these goals.  Click here for more details on this opportunity

Coordinator, Contract Services – Defence Construction Canada

Closing date:  February 21, 2016

The Coordinator, Contract Services, arranges and prepares standard contracts for the Client-Partners (e.g. construction, professional services). The incumbent determines Client-Partner needs, provides advice on appropriate procurement approaches, reviews Client-Partner documentation, and arranges for the preparation and submission of documents to the responsible contract authority. The incumbent also makes recommendations to the contract authority about initiating procurement, process decisions and contract awards, and manages the Client-Partner Relationship.   Click here for further details on this opportunity

Cayman Islands Government – Deputy Director Central Procurement Office

The post holder will provide leadership support in developing government wide procurement policies, procedures, systems and training programs. Reporting to the Director, you will develop effective mechanisms to promote sustained policy compliance, facilitate public procurement education to the public service and introduce appropriate technology to enhance the procurement process.  Click here for more information on this opportunity.

City of Red Deer – Corporate Contract Specialist

Closing date: February 5, 2016

The City of Red Deer is always on the hunt for talented and success driven people. We are always seeking creative and skilled individuals with the ability and desire to lead in our dynamic workplace.

We are currently recruiting the right person to fill the position of Corporate Contract Specialist in our Financial Services Department. This position operates at senior level; it deals with high complexity matters and high risk exposures fully independently. It ensures that the contracts are drafted to mitigate The City’s risk exposures. It is responsible to analyze, facilitate, and develop contracts. This position is also responsible for reporting, documenting, monitoring, reviewing and ensuring consistency and integrity of contracting practices. There is special attention to risk mitigation strategies and the duties include risk assessment and actions to control the risk. This position advises contracting parties regarding contractual requirement limitations coordinates requests for deviations from contract specification and recommends withholding of partial or final payment. Responsible for developing, reviewing and recommending policy and procedures covering all aspects of contracting.

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Yukon Government – Procurement Compliance Analyst

Closing date: January 29, 2016 

 

Yukon’s Department of Highways and Public Works provides services and infrastructure that Yukoners need to go about their daily lives with safety, connectivity, and purpose.  Things like roads and bridges, buildings and equipment, airports and government services, and information and communications networks.  It’s a big department with many tools and hats.  Our work is building the foundations that enable you to enjoy a full life in Yukon, one with freedom and opportunity to travel where you need, to do your job without constraints and to connect with the people that matter to you.

The Procurement Support Centre provides leadership and support to Yukon government employees in making good procurement decisions.  As a Procurement Compliance Analyst, you will act as the lead in encouraging continuous improvement of procurement practices, partly by monitoring procurement compliance within the Yukon Government.  Additionally, you will identify areas of compliance vulnerability and risk, and recommend corrective and innovative action plans for mitigating risk in the future, keeping in mind the needs of departmental programs.  We are looking for a self-motivated employee who fits well in our team, and who is dedicated to client service and building strong relationships with stakeholders.

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Canada Post – Manager, Contracting

Closing date: n/a

If, in addition to your knowledge of procurement best practices, you have the talent and drive to succeed, consider a fast-moving career with Canada Post. We are currently seeking an enthusiastic Contracting Manager to provide procurement service expertise to ensure that the Corporation acquires various goods and services in an optimal manner. Accountable for ensuring adherence to the Procurement to Pay Process, you will recommend improvements to the process to guarantee the ongoing provision of excellent customer service. As Manager of Contracting, you will ensure adherence to Corporate Policies and Procedures, applicable legislation and International Trade Agreements, and represent Sourcing Management to both clients and suppliers. You may also be called upon to lead a team of procurement officers and buyers.

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Canadian Nuclear Laboratories – Contract Administrator

Closing date: n/a

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) is Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization. CNL has been a world leader in developing peaceful and innovative applications from nuclear technology through its expertise in physics, metallurgy, chemistry, biology and engineering.

The Contract Administrator is responsible for managing large contracts as assigned by the Manager, Whiteshell Laboratories (WL) Procurement.

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