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Procurement Officer

  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:16 days ago
  • Job no: HE4BM
  • Category: Office Services, Procurement

With offices in Australia, Canada, Africa and the Philippines, Lycopodium proudly delivers high quality professional engineering and project delivery services globally, across the resources, infrastructure and industrial processes sectors. By joining our global team and learning from renowned subject matter experts, we can offer you a diverse career that could take you anywhere in the world.

Lycopodium is currently recruiting for a Procurement Officer to join our growing DIVISION team in Mississauga, ON.

Reporting to the Manager, Contracts & Procurement the Procurement Officer will The Procurement Officer will provide support to the Project Services Group (PSG) or a specific project, in the areas of procurement, purchasing, expediting, cost control, and transport and logistics. 

The tasks you'll perform

·  Perform all dealings with clients, suppliers, manufacturers and freight company personnel professionally, ethically and efficiently, to ensure the highest possible service levels.

·   Communicate openly, professionally, ethically and efficiently at all times with all internal customers to ensure that the highest customer service level is achieved.

·    Adhere to the various project specific and company procedures, work practices, plans, systems and protocols required to work efficiently, and maintain a consistent approach and high standard of work.

·     Responsible and accountable for all expediting functions as directed by the Project Services Manager and/or Group Manager - Projects.

·     Responsible and accountable for all logistics functions as directed by the Project Services Manager and/or Group Manager - Projects.

·      Ensure all assigned purchasing processes are followed strictly in accordance with documented and authorized company procedures.


The expertise you'll bring

·       A minimum of 2 years experience in the purchasing, expediting, transport and logistics disciplines in the engineering or construction industries.

·        Excellent communication skills, written, electronic and verbal.

·        High degree of professional ethics.

·        A sound knowledge of international and local purchasing practices.

·        A sound knowledge of international and local tendering and contract laws regulations and practices.

·       A sound knowledge of international freight laws, regulations and practices together with domestic transporting practices and regulations.

·        Demonstrated experience with computerized purchasing and logistics systems, and their operation and applications.

·          Analytical and problem solving skills.

·          High-level negotiating skills.


The benefits we'll provide

Lycopodium has a strong company culture focused on career progression and technical skill development. You can expect to be involved in a wide range of large projects whilst working amongst a team of highly skilled professionals.

We recognize that everyone is different and needs may change over the course of your career. That’s why we :

  • Invest in our people for the long-term, building a diverse and rewarding career, mentored by the best in the industry.
  • Allow our people to balance work with other commitments, like family or study, offering flexible work arrangements.
  • Are undertaking significant people and technology initiatives that will support the workplace of the future.

We encourage and value diversity and inclusion and welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of gender, age, disability and ethnicity.

Our commitment to equal opportunity is embodied in our values of Respect, Integrity & Diligence. They are inherent in who we are, as individuals, and collectively as a Company.

We are a 2022 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.

Please submit your CV by clicking the 'Apply' button.

  • Published on 16 Jun 2022, 7:25 PM