Procurement Specialist

Job Locations CA-AB-Calgary
Job ID
2022-2256
Category
Business Support/Admin
Type
Permanent Full-Time
Company : Name
Hexagon Autonomy & Positioning

Overview

Hexagon's Autonomy & Positioning division is looking for an experienced Procurement Specialist to join our fast-paced, global Supply Chain team.  Are you an adaptable supply chain professional and strategic thinker who is successful at tactical materials planning and overseeing risk management activities? If so, we want to hear from you! Working with our Senior Manager, Supply Chain, at our head office in Calgary, Canada, you will procure electronic components and materials in a lean manufacturing environment to consistently meet our customers' needs. You enjoy building rapport with vendors, motivating team members and working in a collaborative, open work environment that fosters a culture of growth and development. Hexagon A&P offers a complete company paid benefits package and excellent work-life balance. 

 

The Company: Hexagon is a global leader in digital reality solutions, combining sensor, software and autonomous technologies. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, quality and safety across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, public sector and mobility applications. You’ll be joining over 22,000 people in 50 countries on the leading edge of your field.  

 

This position is with Hexagon’s Autonomy & Positioning division, a global technology leader, pioneering end-to-end solutions industry leaders rely on for assured positioning and autonomy on land, sea and air. Our work touches every aspect of life, from sustainability on Earth to enabling autonomy. Within the Autonomy & Positioning division your work will contribute to the operation of our brand NovAtel.

 

The Location: Hexagon is a global company with locations around the world. This position is office-based in Calgary, Alberta. After completing your initial training, we are open to hybrid work arrangements.

Responsibilities

As a Procurement Specialist, you will:

  • Direct procurement using MRP workbench and analyze and complete MRP exception report actions
  • Collaborate with suppliers to communicate and implement NovAtel procurement strategies to achieve on time delivery and high-quality performance
  • Support the execution of supply chain strategies such as Kanban, safety stocks, and other risk mitigation programs to ensure the highest quality, on-time delivery, and optimal cost
  • Oversee RFI, RFP, and RFQ processes to meet service and project requirements
  • Monitor and track shipments and provide proper documentation as required
  • Coordinate quality issues resolution and expedite material shortages with suppliers
  • Help maintain and setup parts in our ERP system and participate in continuous improvement projects

Qualifications

Must-Have:  

  • University degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration or Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years’ related experience in procurement, planning, and sourcing within a manufacturing environment
  • In depth knowledge of MRP/ERP systems and materials management
  • Strong analytical skills, business acumen, and negotiating skills in dealing with supporting functions (Engineering, Supply Chain, Suppliers and Operations)
  • Computer expertise in MS Office, MS Project, Excel
  • Effective problem solving skills with experience working in a continuous improvement environment

Key Success Factors:

  • Self-motivated, independent work ethic and adapt quickly to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment 
  • Highly organized with keen attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills 
  • Energetic and enthusiastic with a “can do attitude” about contributing to a positive team environment

 

If you require any special accommodation, please email our team at hrrecruitingteam.ap@hexagon.com and we will be pleased to follow up with you.  Please do not send your resume and cover letter to this email. Thank you!

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