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Job Title:
Contract Procurement Specialist-TFT

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Job Description


                                                                               Ref# 19NON086R1

                                       1 ‑ Temporary Full Time ‑ Contract Procurement Specialist

                                                                         Northeast Supply Chain



This vacancy is Repost. Candidates who have previously applied for this position are required to resubmit

their application.


It is a condition of this posting that your home unit can accommodate your temporary absence in the event

you are successful.



The Contract Procurement Specialist (CPS) reports to the Manager of Strategic Sourcing and Transition and is

Responsible for leading various sourcing and contracting initiatives for the Northern Supply Chain (NSC). The CPS facilitates the Request for Goods and Services (RFX) process for supplies, services and capital equipment as well as working with a diverse portfolio mix to maximize value and to foster positive working relationships with departments, clients and vendors.



*  Bachelor's Degree in Business with a SCMP professional designation preferred or other post secondary education,

professional designation or certification.



*  1‑3 years purchasing/sourcing experience



*  Excellent knowledge of tendering and contract law and applicable trade agreements

*  Strong knowledge of MS Office, business and statistical software applications

*  Familiarity with online RFX posting or E‑tendering sites (e.g. Bonfire, Merx, Biddingo)

*  Mediation/negotiation/facilitation and debriefing skills

*  Conflict resolution skills an asset

*  Demonstrated success building and maintaining strong working relationships with all levels of management, staff

    and customers

*  Ability to work effectively, both independently and in team environments.

*  Demonstrated evidence of flexibility, resilience and resourcefulness.

*  Excellent communication skills including both verbal and written. Demonstrated success leading presentations and

    meetings. Fluently bilingual in French an asset.

*  Knowledge of HealthPro/Medbuy contracts and e‑commerce systems an asset



The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Criminal Records Check (CRC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.


The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this



We are an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout

the selection process.  Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health sciences centre and

encourage bilingual candidates to apply.



If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified




Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Friday, 3 January, 2020.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet. External applicants must apply through our




Posted:  December 4, 2019