Procurement Manager

Procurement Manager
Employment type: Full-time
FOCUS CORPORATION
City: Calgary
Last visit: 2014-10-28
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-28

Description:

IS YOUR CAREER IN FOCUS?

Come join our team!

People First Philosophy - At Focus we believe our people are our strongest asset. Focus has numerous programs, policies and practices to support our philosophy.

Safety - Our safety program "Focus on Safety" is recognized as one of the top safety programs in Canada and provides our employees with the essential tools to understand the full importance of safety. For us, safety is a way of living, not just a way of working. Focus promotes safe living in all aspects of life.

Excellent Benefits - Focus offers a deluxe benefits package, including 100% legally required prescription drug coverage and 100% basic dental care. Our benefits also include short and long disability, life insurance, dependent life insurance, AD&D and Employee and Family Assistance.

Locations - With 20 offices across Western Canada including field, office and professional positions, there are opportunities for employment in most locations.

Career Advancement Opportunities - With a diversity of services in Geomatics, oil and gas, and municipal/provincial infrastructure areas there are opportunities for cross training as well as opportunities for promotions and transfers.

Based in Western Canada, Focus Corporation is a premier project delivery company. We provide Engineering and Geomatics solutions to the energy, infrastructure and land development sectors. Recognized as leaders in our field, our clients are some of the most recognized names in their industry and we partner with them to provide innovative solutions that will increase their business performance. At Focus, we recognize that our people are the key to our success; we strive to provide our employees with a positive experience as they grow and contribute to our organisation. What makes us different?Opportunities to work on a wide range of diverse and challenging projectsRewards and Recognition that are designed to empower people with the options, resources and incentives they need to be successfulOngoing learning and development  that allows our employees to continue to be the best at what they doWe work where we play and our involvement in numerous local community support projects allows us to give back and make a difference Position overview Our Facilities Engineering group works on a wide range of diverse, cutting edge oil and gas projects; from a small well tie-in to a large multi-million dollar SAGD facility.The Facilities Engineering group has experienced significant growth through successful project diversity and delivery.  We are looking for an experienced Procurement Manager who will bring both the technical and business leadership skills required to continue and build upon the strong performance achieved to date.Reporting to the Engineering Manager you will be responsible for managing resources, processes, and systems of the Procurement discipline. AccountabilitiesManagement oversight of Buyers, Expeditors/Logistics, QA/QC Shop Inspectors and Administrative staffDeveloping personnel/teams/systems to support facilities project delivery servicesRepresentation with client accounts and internal interdisciplinary communicationBuilding relationships with other members/disciplines on project teamsSupervise staff to ensure procedural, ethical and service requirements are upheldPersonnel management including performance and salary managementWorkforce planning to ensure qualified personnel are available for client projectsEnsure Procurement systems, work processes and forms contribute to success of client projectsEngage supply community to stay abreast of current deliveries, pricing, trends and issues.QualificationsThe ideal candidate will have a college degree or technical school diploma in business or engineering as well as a minimum of 10 years EPCM/oil and gas experience.  They will also haveS.C.M.P DesignationPurchasing skillsExcellent written and oral communication skillsProduct and Industry knowledgePrevious experience managing a team.

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Career Level: Management

Years of Relevant Experience: 10 Years

Industry: Energy , Oil and Utilities

Job Function: Supply Chain and Logistics

Website: http://www.focus.ca