Strategic Sourcing Contract Roles

May 24, 2013

Contracts from May 24th  

Sometimes you have to ask yourself, where is your career going, and where do you want to be?

This week, we blogged about our interview with a senior Procurement contractor who decided he’d rather be a free agent than work in a permanent role. More and more Procurement professionals are making the switch to contract work, whether it’s for financial reasons, lifestyle reasons, or as an intro to a possible permanent role.

Here at Argentus, things are really heating up for contracts in the Financial Services and Manufacturing sector. Here are the most active contracts that we’re working on at the moment.

Consumer Packaged Goods:

Entry Level Supply Chain Management Role (Markham, ON): Immediate start. A world-renowned Pharmaceutical Consumer Packaged Goods company is seeking bilingual (French + English) Supply Chain Customer Service Representatives. Must have a year of Supply Chain experience. It’s a great entry-level opportunity to get your foot in the door at one of the world’s finest companies. Email (12 month duration)


Buyer (Woodbridge, ON): A leading factory automation production company is looking for a Buyer to handle procurement on the direct side, buying electrical raw materials. It’s a great role for a more junior Procurement professional with experience in the category. Email (3 month duration)

Financial Services:

Strategic Sourcing Managers, (Mississauga/Toronto) x5: We’re looking for 5 great Strategic Sourcing Managers to join the Strategic Sourcing group at this world-class financial institution. Our main need –Management Consulting which is essential.  Other roles are also currently available and shortly opening for  Professional Services, Real Estate, Facilities, Construction and Financial Operations.Email if you’re ready to step into the big leagues for very leading bleeding edge initiatives you need to be here. (6 month to 18 month durations)

Strategic Sourcing Managers, Real Estate Procurement Category (Mississauga): Work with internal business partners in a cutting edge Strategic Sourcing Group to manage procurement for the category of Real Estate construction, renovation, and facilities management.Email (6 month duration)

Strategic Sourcing Analysts, Legal Services (Mississauga/Toronto): A great NEW analyst role for a Strategic Sourcing Analyst professional who has experience in the category of consulting, contractors and legal spend. Spend analysis, analytics.  Our client is looking for someone to start ASAP. Email (6 month duration)

Manager, Vendor Relationships e-Procurement (Mississauga/Toronto): Work in this Centre of Excellence to define, assess and implement an overall framework for the group’s Strategic Sourcing activities across all categories. A real career-making contract. Email (6 month duration)

Public Sector:

IT Contract Specialist (Toronto): This Public Sector position will work on the indirect side as a procurement specialist, developing and executing complex procurement projects. Lead negotiations and strategy development, evaluate proposals, and engage with suppliers. Email (6 month duration)



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