Argentus is thrilled to be working with one of the most exciting players within the burgeoning Cannabis space. This company has an international footprint, with a number of thriving brands and a strong, integrated Supply Chain. They’ve tapped our expertise in the Procurement sector to fill out their Strategic Procurement bench strength as they grow. Today, they’re hiring a Strategic Sourcing Manager to oversee Procurement activities within a suite of indirect categories!
Working out of the company’s growing Toronto office, this manager will take on oversight of Procurement duties within all indirect categories such as marketing, facilities, IT, and others from the standpoint of strategy, process and execution. You will develop a Procurement strategy for the various assigned categories, and then work with the growing team to build a supplier base and manage supplier relationships within a total cost of ownership model, executing indirect Procurement to reduce cost and risk. You will work to innovate in the assigned categories, finding opportunities for supplier collaboration, consortium buying, policy changes, value optimization, demand management, and other strategic improvements to the Procurement process. You will also open strong lines of communication throughout the business and act as a purchasing point-person for a number of internal departments and key stakeholders, and act as a coach and leader to the indirect Procurement team.
This company is seeking to adopt a centre-led Procurement model from the get-go, creating a great opportunity for a proven Procurement expert to make their mark in a greenfield opportunity in a thriving industry. At least 7+ years of indirect Procurement experience in multiple categories is a must for this role, with a demonstrated track record of innovation and cost savings. Our client is looking for someone with exceptional relationship building and negotiation skills for this role, as well as someone with some exposure to leading a team. If you or someone you know is looking for a potentially career-making greenfield Procurement opportunity in the Cannabis industry, reach out to Argentus today! Call 416 364 9919 or email a current copy of your resume to email@example.com.
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