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OfficeTeam - A Robert Half Company

Purchasing Coordinator


Posted 20 Days Ago0010405961-1571022

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)

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Job Description

Purchasing Coordinator

Ref # 05210-0010405961


  • Location: Guelph, Ontario
  • Status: Temporary to Full-Time




We are currently sourcing for a Purchasing Coordinator role for one of our clients in Guelph.

The Purchasing Coordinator would be responsible for but not limited to:

-Overseeing and coordinating the purchasing of parts and materials to support the regional service business.
-Analyzing item usage and review upcoming work orders to determine quantities to purchase from primary suppliers.
-Ensuring orders are made in compliance with National Procurement Standards.
-Inventory and costs will be managed to maintain optimal levels and profitability.
-Following up with technician in the field via phone and email
-Working hand in hand with procurement team to negotiate contracts
-Establish lean purchasing concepts and process improvements




- Community College Diploma
- 3 or more years of purchasing experience preferably within the automotive or industrial industries
- Strong organization skills and ability to prioritize tasks
- Intermediate to advanced level Microsoft Office user (Word, Excel, Outlook)
- Excellent attitude and work ethic
- Very knowledgeable with new purchasing concepts
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the proven ability to build positive relationships
- Ability to work effectively under high stress and high demand situations

About You:

A successful candidate in this role will also have these personality characteristics:

- Friendly
- Easy going
- Approachable
- Forward thinker

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Contact Information

OfficeTeam - A Robert Half Company
Nina Koebel
Division Director