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Purchasing Manager (Full Time)
Municipality: City of Chilliwack This posting closed on

November 16, 2018
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: E1805 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Finance
Job Description: Chilliwack is a rapidly growing and vibrant community of 91,000, located 100 kilometers east of Vancouver. Our municipality takes great pride in our focus on providing excellent service to our citizens and we are looking for a like-minded person to join our team.

If you are a confident and professional individual interested in leading a dynamic team as the Purchasing Manager then this opportunity is for you. In this Exempt Management position you will report to the Director of Finance and oversee a team of experienced professionals.

You are a strong, decisive leader with excellent communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with elected officials, the public, external agencies and all levels of staff. You have knowledge of purchasing principles, administrative practices and techniques as applied to municipal purchasing. You are able to decisively approve expenditures to ensure the efficient and effective acquisition of supplies and equipment in compliance with applicable legislation, City’s Bylaws and Council Policies.
Educational Requirements: The ideal candidate should have a Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation through the Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) and five years of progressive experience with a focus on management of the Purchasing function.
Salary: We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package and a dynamic work environment.
Additional Information: We thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Chilliwack and advise that only those selected to be interviewed will be contacted.
Web Address:
Address: 8550 Young Road
Chilliwack, BC
V2P 8A4
Opening Date: November 5, 2018 08:30 AM
Closing Date: November 16, 2018 04:30 PM
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Purchasing Manager
Competition Number: E1805
Closing Date: November 16, 2018, 4:30 pm