Procurement Specialist Strategic Sourcing Lead

Ottawa (ON) Remote Only
Opportunity Number: 40130107
ConstructionConstruction & Property Management
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenNot required
Start PeriodDate Posted
ASAPFriday, November 5, 2021
Job Description

We are currently seeking a Procurement Specialist for our Health Care client on a remote contract.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic Contracting and Procurement Services team, providing strategic value in support of world class care. The incumbent would be responsible for managing the Capital Projects, Planning and Support Services categories of goods and services and delivering strategic sourcing savings.

As a member of the Contracting and Procurement Services team, this position will play a key role in meeting the team’s goal to be recognized and trusted as leading procurement.

This’s an opportunity to work remotely within a dynamic, high achieving, experienced and fun team!

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Reporting to the Manager, Strategic Sourcing the Strategic Sourcing Lead is responsible for leading strategic sourcing and managing the spend category of Construction, Capital Projects, support services and Planning that will drive sustainable value and achieve efficiencies for the hospital and its affiliated organizations. The Strategic Sourcing Lead works with a team of contracting and procurement professionals in performing procurement planning and leading high value, complex competitive sourcing initiatives, negotiation, contracting and stakeholder relationship management. In addition, the Lead will provide guidance and compliance reviews to Strategic Sourcing and be responsible for providing ongoing consulting expertise, establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with management, internal clients, suppliers, and other stakeholders.

Qualifications and Experience
Must have:

  • Deep knowledge of managing construction contracting models and requirements;
  • On hand experience handling different CCDC documents;
  • Minimum experience to 5 yrs. in leading Strategic sourcing initiatives (RFx) end to end preferably in healthcare /publicly funded organization;
  • Previous experience in handling corporate projects procurements initiatives specifically utilizing innovative/ Agile procurement templates and tools;
  • Strong project management skills;
  • Strong knowledge and experience in Capital Projects, Planning and Support Services procurement field;
  • Capacity to lead discussions and provide periodical update to senior management and project steering committee;
  • Advanced level of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel;
  • Knowledge of Broader Public Sector Procurement Directives of Ontario;
  • Advanced knowledge and use of Oracle, MERX, eTendering and electronic evaluation tools and other relevant procurement systems;
  • Excellent knowledge of Procurement and Finance Policies;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and attributes;
  • Strong skills in priority setting and ability to fulfill required tasks within tight deadlines;
  • Must possess strong analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving skills;
  • Ability to perform within a fast paced environment;
  • Must possess a strong customer oriented approach with demonstrated ability to service internal, and external customers;
  • Proven skills in managing stakeholder and vendor relations;
  • Eligible to work in Canada.
Nice to have:

  • Certified Supply Chain Management Professional (CSCMP) or equivalent;
  • Proficiency in English and French – oral expression (advanced level) and comprehension (advanced level).

Please Apply Today!

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 40130107

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