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OfficeTeam - A Robert Half Company

Assistant Purchaser



Company Information

Founded in 1948, Robert Half International is the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm with more than 360 locations worldwide. Robert Half’s specialized staffing divisions include:


  • Accountemps, Robert Half Finance & Accounting and Robert Half Management Resources, for temporary, full-time and project professionals, respectively, in the fields of accounting and finance;
  • OfficeTeam, for full-time, temporary, and temporary-to-full-time opportunities for highly skilled temporary administrative support office management and HR personnel;
  • Robert Half Technology, for full-time and project information technology professionals;
  • Robert Half Legal, for temporary, project and full-time staffing of lawyers, law clerks, paralegals and legal support personnel; and,
  • The Creative Group, for advertising, marketing and web design professionals.


We encourage you to work with us to find out why for more than 15 years, Robert Half once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies.” (March 1, 2017)

For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @RobertHalf_CAN.

Job Description

Currently working on an exciting 18 months contract Assistant Purchaser opportunity for our client, a leader in the food industry in Vaughan. The main responsibilities for this role involve: analysing sales pattern, inventory levels and lead times and making recommendations to the sales team, performing cost-benefit analysis and creating POs. The Assistant Purchaser will also work closely with the sales analysts on pricing and support all the sales team.


About You:

  • 3 or more years of Procurement/ Purchasing/ Buying experience ideally from the food industry
  • Excellent Excel (pivot tables) and analytical skills
  • Strong leadership, problem-solving, decision making and time management skills
  • Post-secondary education

To Apply:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, get in touch directly with Carla Chen today, Ensure you put the job number 05050-0009245111 in the subject line of your email.


Contact Information

OfficeTeam - A Robert Half Company
Carla Chen
Recruiting Manager
Posting Date: 05-May-2017Accounting and Finance Contract, Full-Time 18.00  Months$45,000 - $55,000/yr 1 ASAP
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