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Sr. Buyer-Canada Raw Materials & Packaging

Job Description

A collective energy and ambition. A place where you can make a real difference.

We’re a company that genuinely cares about our people, our products, our consumers and the environment.

Our unique, informal culture champions courage, determination and collaboration. Knowing we have an open and supportive team means each of us has the freedom to take responsibility and ownership. We have a shared passion to work hard, innovate and push boundaries.

United by the belief that when we strive for growth, anything is possible. While we might not be the largest company in our industry, we believe we can have the biggest impact because: Together We Have the Power to Win.

Role Summary:

The Senior Buyer is responsible for purchasing various Packaging and Raw Materials for all of Church and Dwight’s product lines manufactured in Canada in accordance with prescribed purchasing policies and procedures. This person will provide sourcing support and prepare bid specifications, issues bid requests, review quotations, and support contracting execution.

Responsibilities:

  • Guide identification and selection of vendors to procure Packaging and Raw Materials Materials, meeting criteria such as price, quantity, quality, and delivery date and place orders
    • 300+ items, 80+ direct material suppliers and distributors.
  • Support materials used in the manufacturing of the following brands: Gravol, RUB A535, Carter’s Little Pills, Diovol, Ovol, Replens, RepHresh, Orajel, Nair, and First Response.
  • Interpret and communicate purchasing procedures to functions and provide sourcing support
  • Write and distribute complex and technical bid invitations or requests for proposals; receive and analyze bids, quotes, and proposals, and award the contract
  • Build relationships with suppliers and manage their performance
  • Deliver assurance of supply in partnership with Operations and Quality
  • Partner with Supplier, Plant Operations, Quality, and Supply Chain on Supplier Reliability initiatives
  • Support routine supplier business reviews, evaluating supplier performance and compliance
  • Identify and deliver P&L savings
  • Collaborate with Mississauga-based and Corp-HQ based Marketing teams on product launches and transitions
  • Negotiate payment term extensions in support of company’s cash flow initiatives
  • SAP material info record maintenance.

Requirements:

Education:   

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or high school diploma

Experience:   

  • 3-7 years buying experience   

Church & Dwight is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

For more information on our company, our brands and our culture visit us at http://www.churchdwight.com/


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DIVERSITY At Church & Dwight

Church & Dwight strives to create an environment where everyone feels free to bring their authentic self to work every day.

We win when we respect every employee for who they are – regardless of gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other differences. We believe that our employees’ contributions are richer because of their diversity. We aim to be a diverse, inclusive and equitable company and are determined to build a culture where people have the power to win together.

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CULTURE At Church & Dwight

We care - about our people, our products, our consumers and our environment. To honor these priorities, we’ve built our culture around the tenants of courage, determination and team spirit. We’re united by our small company feel and inspired by opportunities to make our mark.

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Equal Employment Opportunity for the Disabled At Church & Dwight

As an equal opportunity employer, Church & Dwight is committed to providing access and opportunities to individuals with disabilities. Applicants who require accommodation in the job application process may contact 877-809-8449 or email their resume and cover letter to jobs@churchdwight.com. Please note that these options are available only to those needing an accommodation because of a medical condition or disability. All email submissions should include “Accommodation needed” in the subject line as well as information related to the specific position you are interested in (requisition number, job title, location, etc.). Church & Dwight will not respond to inquiries made to jobs@churchdwight.com or 877-809-8449 that are not related to accessibility of the online application system by persons with medical conditions or disabilities. To review Church & Dwight’s Equal Opportunities Employer Policy, click link below.

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