Senior Buyer – Procurement

Nova Scotia Health Authority

Job title:

Senior Purchaser – Procurement


Nova Scotia Well being Authority

Job description

​Req ID: 176789
Firm: Nova Scotia Well being
Location: Central Zone, Bethune Constructing – QEII
Division: SCO Procurement CZ
Sort of Employment: Everlasting Hourly FT (100% FTE) x 1 place(s)
Standing: NSGEU Admin Professionals Place
Posting Closing Date: 12-Apr-24Nova Scotia Well being is the biggest supplier of well being providers in Nova Scotia, with some specialised providers additionally provided to purchasers all through Atlantic Canada. We’re on a mission to attain excellence in well being, therapeutic and studying by means of working collectively, which is mirrored within the hospitals, well being centres and community-based applications we function throughout the province. Our passionate group of pros offers a wide range of high-quality inpatient and outpatient providers together with educational, tertiary, and quaternary care, in addition to persevering with care, main well being care, public well being, and psychological well being and addictions. Be part of a various group of innovators, collaborators and inventive thinkers at present.Nova Scotia Well being employs professionals in all corners of our stunning province. We consider there’s a spot right here for everybody to name residence, from vibrant cities with exuberant nightlife to quaint cities with picturesque trails. The work-life stability that comes with a Nova Scotia Well being function means you may have the time to discover, uncover, and take part in that coveted Atlantic way of life. Go to us at present and take a look at to see why extra individuals from throughout the globe are shifting right here.In regards to the AlternativeThe Senior Purchaser is chargeable for coordinating the procurement actions of a shopping for group by aiding and supporting the Procurement Supervisor each day. The Senior Purchaser is chargeable for gathering info associated to contract costing, evaluation, statistical reporting, acts as a liaison between the seller and finish customers.The Senior Purchaser performs contract upkeep by monitoring and evaluating shopping for resolution rationale, contract worth and expiry dates. The incumbent assists and helps the Procurement Supervisor when vital and is accountable to arrange request for quotations for items and providers that fall beneath public procurement thresholds. The Senior Purchaser can be chargeable for contract creation and amending Agreements. To facilitate the general public tendering course of the Senior Purchaser works with the division of Service Nova Scotia and Inner Companies, Province of Nova Scotia and the inner stakeholders to coordinate conferences and related documentation required for the RFP. The Senior Purchaser can be chargeable for offering Provincial Well being Care services and related departments with items and providers each day at the absolute best value in addition to offering experience with regard to these objects specializing in affected person security and luxury at the start. The Senior Purchaser will situation buy orders; present procurement high quality management, reviewing and auditing of contract information.About YouWe might love to listen to from you you probably have the next:

  • Grade 12 and completion of a two yr program in Enterprise, IT, Provide Chain or equal
  • Three (3) years associated expertise required
  • Enrollment in Buying Administration Affiliation of Canada Program Programs is an asset
  • Expertise in a Procurement, Supplies Administration division involving
  • Understanding of Buying Rules, Stock Administration together with data of E-Commerce practices and on-line (computerized) buying most popular.
  • SAP expertise most popular
  • Buying Administration Affiliation of Canada Program Programs
  • Should have glorious negotiation and challenge administration expertise
  • aware of authorized necessities of contracts
  • Efficient time administration expertise
  • Oral, written, interpretation & communications expertise
  • Competencies in different languages most popular; French an asset

A expertise take a look at will probably be included as a part of the choice course ofPlease guarantee your resume is updated and consists of all related schooling, expertise, coaching, and certifications.Hours

  • Everlasting Full-Time (100%) place, 70 Hours Bi-Weekly (x 2)

Compensation and Incentives$30.39 – $33.69 HourlyProfitable candidates could also be eligible for our advantages package deal which incorporates well being, dental, journey, long-term incapacity, and life insurance coverage protection in addition to an outlined profit pension plan.As soon as You have UtilizedThanks in your curiosity on this place. Solely these candidates chosen for an interview will probably be contacted.​This can be a Admin Professionals bargaining unit place. Choice is given to bargaining unit workers for unionized positions. Workers are inspired to view their seniority hours and dates of their SuccessFactors on-line profile. Profitable candidates altering unions, bargaining models or employment standing, are suggested to hunt clarification relating to their seniority, advantages, and trip entitlement and/or utilization, previous to accepting the place.Nova Scotia Well being is dedicated to being a workforce that is freed from discrimination, values range and is consultant, in any respect job ranges, of the individuals we serve. We encourage all certified candidates who self-identify as Indigenous, Black/African Nova Scotian, Individuals of Color, International Nationals/Newcomers, Individuals with Disabilities, 2SLGBTQIA+ to use and self-identify.Comply with Us!

Anticipated wage

$30.39 – 33.69 per hour


Halifax, NS

Job date

Fri, 29 Mar 2024 01:13:28 GMT

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