Supply Chain Coordinator
Atlas Growers
Spruce Grove, AB
Vision

Founded in 2015, Atlas Growers is a Canadian pharmaceutical cannabis production company located near Edmonton, Alberta. We strive to improve people's lives by producing high-grade cannabis flower and related cannabis products while simultaneously leading the industry on the science behind the historically misunderstood and misrepresented cannabis plant. With a talented team of educated, experienced and dedicated members, a growing list of exciting new partnerships, and our ultramodern cannabis production facility and laboratory; we hope to change the framework of what is understood about cannabis while pushing the limits on the myriad of medically viable phytochemicals it produces.

Product

Our state-of-the-art, purpose built 38,000 square foot building, is designed to cultivate and process the highest-grade cannabis products possible. The technology incorporated into the building and industry-leading cultivation practices are coupled with a fully indoor, climate-controlled environment to enable the customizable ecosystems needed to properly cultivate the cannabis plant at maximum efficiency.

Potential

We have set a priority to facilitate further scientific research on medical cannabis through strategic partnerships with local agricultural professionals, Canadian universities, and international horticulture experts. The goal of this research is to provide clinical, reliable data to Canadians and the world as this nascent industry evolves. By doing so, Atlas offers opportunities for healing and hope.

Opportunity

This is a rare and immense opportunity for anyone looking to get in on the ground floor of a premium pharmaceutical cannabis producer. With it, you'll get the chance to directly impact a burgeoning industry and work with other highly motivated individuals in creating its identity. If you believe in our mission, and know you can offer the type of passion, knowledge, and expertise necessary for this position, we'd like to hear from you.

Job Summary

The Supply Chain Coordinator will be responsible for managing the supply of goods and services to the company in a timely manner while paying special attention to cost and quality. The candidate will have several years of procurement experience in a fast-moving consumer goods organization, be effective at creating effective relationships with both internal and external stakeholders and possess excellent analytical skills.

Reports to: Production Manager

Role and Responsibilities

Establish basic supply chain processes
Provide customer focused purchasing services to internal customers by developing strong relationships with internal customers
Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand
Promptly handle requisitions to ensure stable supply and timely availability of materials and services
Create purchase orders and manage requisitions. Coordinate receipt with Shipper and Receiver.
Report on ETA of materials as required to Operations.
Ensure all orders have necessary approvals based on Delegation of Authority prior to placing order.
Enter and manage inventory in the ERP software system
Replenish all inventoried items automatically to ensure smooth operations and supplies
Ensure that all purchased materials and services meet established quality levels and predetermined specifications and requirements
Recommend new suppliers based on quality, service, and competitive pricing
Establish and negotiate guaranteed pricing and service with key vendors
Coordinate return/cancellation purchase orders

Qualifications

Required

Business Diploma or Degree or equivalent business experience
3-5 years' experience in a purchasing supply chain role, preferably in a fast-moving consumer goods or manufacturing type environment
Preferred

Previous experience in materials purchasing experience from a manufacturing environment,
SCMP certification through the Supply Chain Management Association is an asset
Able to collaborate effectively with internal and external vendors.
Comfortable to follow best practices and keep all required documentation update to date
Skills and Abilities

Solid team player who promotes a culture of professionalism, integrity, quality and teamwork
Proficient computer skills including MS Office.
Excellent attention to detail and strong organizational skills;
Good communication, oral and written, and accurate reporting skill
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Atlas Growers is an Equal Opportunity Employer