Industry: Public Sector
We’re happy to bring you another great Procurement role with one of our top clients in Ottawa! This is a Public Sector organization that commands a ton of respect for its excellence in Supply Chain and Logistics management, and today they’ve come to Argentus with a role to bolster their Procurement function from the perspective of Environmental, Social and Governance Procurement.
Working out of the organization’s Ottawa, ON office, this Manager-level role will take charge of responsible Procurement initiatives in a variety of indirect categories. This means conducting front line Strategic Sourcing for the assigned categories, but with an emphasis on ethical and responsible Procurement. You will act as a subject matter expert and provide oversight to the Procurement team on compliance to NAFTA, CETA, domestic and international trade agreements, contract law and industry best practices. You will support various internal stakeholders in understanding their requirements, developing strategies for Procurement, and deploying detailed Procurement plans from an Environmental, Social and Governance Procurement perspective. After communicating requirements to leadership, you will then execute on these Procurement plans through sourcing events, following through to supplier negotiation, onboarding and management, working throughout the process to maximize the project’s Environmental, Social and Value governance to the organization. In addition, you will recommend improvements to the Procurement process based on Environmental, Social and Governance best practices.
The successful candidate for this role needs to have at least 5-7 years of experience in Indirect Procurement, including successful full-lifecycle RFx and contracting. The successful candidate also needs to have at least two years of experience implementing and/or managing Environmental, Social and Governance Procurement programs, as well as people management experience. If you’re a Procurement pro with strong social Procurement bona fides, reach out to Argentus today! Call 416 364 9919 or email a current copy of your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A full written job description is available upon request.
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