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Procurement and Logistics Agent

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
2 days ago
Procurement and Logistics Agent Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

ABB E-mobility is a world leader in EV charging technology with a strong R&D pipeline and an unparalleled global reach. With our robust product portfolio of innovative holistic solutions - from grid to charge point and domestic installations to large fleet depots - we are actively enabling the future of e-mobility, not just predicting it. The exciting developments within this sector perfectly align with our Mission to Zero initiative, aiming to support cleaner and greener communities for all.As a Procurement and Logistics agent, you will play a vital role in the procurement and logistics team in ABB E-Mobility in Montreal, Canada.In this role you will provide assistance to the wider business by ensuring that all purchasing, stock management and logistic activities align with corporate policies and procedures and by providing relevant market information.
Your responsibilities
  • Purchasing materials according to required technical specifications, price, delivery schedule and terms, negotiating with main suppliers and periodically renewing price lists, terms and conditions.
  • Initiating purchase orders according to the purchase requisitions and in alignment with standard procedures.
  • Overseeing supplier performance (on-time delivery, quality, lead time) and resolving performance issues.
  • Identifying and qualifying new suppliers together with supplier quality and engineering specialists.
  • Develops business relationships with feeder factories and internal customers
  • Proposes strategies to improve procedures of supply chain logistics.
  • Manage inventory tracking system to record deliveries, shipments and stock levels.
  • Evaluates product levels to improve inventory control procedures.
  • Managing annual POs with business partners.
  • Work with carriers to coordinate shipments locally and abroad.

Your background
  • 3-5 years of experience in Procurement and local/international shipping, working in electronics industry.
  • Demonstrated experience working with enterprise resource planning and standard operating procedures.
  • Knowledge of SAP.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience working with inventory management tools, forecasting.
  • strategies, utilizing ABC/XYZ methodology.
  • A collaborative, solution-focused approach and strong written and spoken communication skills.
  • Strong organizational and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to write and speak in English and French.
  • Experience in logistics (asset).

  • Retirement plan
  • Medical insurance
  • Wellbeing program
More about us
We look forward to receiving your application. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our the 4th year in a row, ABB Canada has been recognized as one of Canada's top employers by Forbes Magazine and has been ranked #1 within the industry category. Also named as Canada's Top 100 Employers, Montreal's Top Employers, Canada's Top Employers for Young People, and Best Candidate Experience Award (CandE Award), ABB's culture and commitment are to provide a caring workplace where everyone collaborates, feels valued, respected, included and supported. Also committed to ensuring that all policies and practices respect the Employment Equity Program, we aim for our workforce to be truly representative of the four designated groups; women, aboriginal people, members of visible minorities, and/or persons with disabilities. ABB will provide reasonable accommodation to the applicant with disabilities and encourage applicants to self-identify in the application process.#LI-Hybrid #LI-Onsite
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