With 47 ports of call, 35 vessels, and more than 500 sailings every day, BC Ferries is the largest independently-owned ferry company in the world. Dedicated to safety, excellence, innovation, and people, we are committed to continuously improving the west coast travel experience of our customers.
PURCHASING AGENT 3
We are seeking a highly motivated, experienced and qualified Purchasing Agent with experience purchasing a variety of commercially available goods and services to meet the requirements of BC Ferries.
The incumbent will be responsible for purchasing a variety of commercially available goods and services for BC Ferries in a prudent, efficient and cost-effective manner for our fleet of vessels and other user departments, and will perform the following: reviewing, checking, analyzing and pricing requisitions for a wide variety of goods and services; developing, preparing, issuing and awarding contracts including negotiating contract terms; opening formal bids, preparing bid summary reports and performing additional duties as required.
You hold a Supply Chain Management Association of Canada (SCMA) Designation, or equivalent, with 6 years’ experience in the purchasing and materials management field with computerized MRP/ERP experience. You also possess negotiation, inventory management, accounting, logistics and organization skills.
Please apply by September 27, 2019.
We appreciate the interest of all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.