The City of Richmond is a diverse and dynamic community in pursuit of our vision
to be the most appealing, livable and well-managed community in Canada.


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Imagine a career with the City of Richmond, a dynamic environment for growth and continuous improvement, fostered by our collective strengths and creativity. We are a vibrant, diverse cosmopolitan city, supported by a strong economy and recognized as leaders in innovation and service delivery excellence. The City of Richmond is committed to be the most appealing, livable, well-managed community in Canada, a goal that is only made possible by developing our most valuable asset – our people. This is a great opportunity to join our team and shape our community.

Buyer 2 (Contracting Specialist)

Regular Full-Time
Job ID: 2018355
$38.79 to $45.86 per hour

The Buyer 2 (Contracting Specialist) is a technical and customer service-oriented role responsible for providing senior level buying activities, purchasing support and services to external and internal partners.  This position is responsible to ensure that the City’s procurement activities conform to established policies and procedures resulting in fair and equal marketplace access, while ensuring the City receives best value for money in the goods and services it purchases.
Position Requirements:

  • Completion of the Purchasing Management of Canada’s Strategic Supply Chain Management Leadership Program supplemented by a minimum of 2 years of related experience in an advanced purchasing role is required in a municipal environment.
  • Supply Chain Management Professional Designation.

If you think this is a good fit for you, we invite you to apply today!
The City of Richmond uses an applicant tracking system for candidates wishing to view and apply for available career opportunities. For further details regarding this specific career opportunity, please visit our website at Applicants will be required to upload a current resume and provide any supporting documentation relevant to the position (Word format). The closing date for Job ID: 2018355, Buyer 2 (Contracting Specialist) is 11:59pm, on September 3, 2018.

Location: Richmond, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Procurement/Purchasing/Inventory
Posted: August 9, 2018, 1:47 pm
Expires: September 3, 2018, 11:59 pm