Purchaser

  • Location
    Halifax, Ns
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Creative & Marketing - Media Planner / Buyer

Adecco is assisting one of top of clients on a search for a Buyer/Purchasing Manager for their Canada location. This is a direct hire position for a large Lobster distribution and warehouse. This is amazing opportunity to work for a company that offers great compensation and benefits. The client is looking to interview right away and they are offering a relocation package.

Responsibilities:

Handle the internal & outside live lobster vendors in Canada, monitor billing rates and constantly check the product for quality.
Purchase and Procure live lobster according to TUC requirement, seasonal & Spot
Supervise the inventory of live lobster
Handle all operations related to live lobster product (extra packaging, label marking)
Organize live lobster logistic to China timely with cost control;
Set up live lobster marketing information and make report daily& weekly;
Handle all appropriate vendor of trends or changes in the live lobster market.
Must have excellent communication with the sales staff regarding arrivals, delays and new opportunities.
Knowledge of protection on shrink with shipper credits.
Educate the sales & marketing department on any new items.



At least Two (2) years purchasing experience in Live lobster industry needed
At least Three (3) years seafood-related purchasing preferred.
At least One (1) years intensive live lobster export knowledge.
Having experience in a sales related position preferred.
General understanding of live lobster distribution and warehousing procedures required.
Frequently English needed, French & Chinese preferred
Proven ability to communicate effectively over the phone, good negotiating and interpersonal skills and ability to handle stress effectively.
General understanding of office software & data analyst.

If you like to learn more about this opportunity, please email me your resume at Karen.Thompson@adeccona.com
Action (AA) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, familial status, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

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Reference number US_EN_2_022924_136230