Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada ● Smiths Falls, ON, Canada Req #3098
Friday, June 19, 2020
At Canopy Growth, our mission is clear: improve lives, end cannabis prohibition, and strengthen communities. We believe that cannabis can be a force for good. We’re building a consumer-centric organization that is focused on sharing the transformational potential of cannabis with the world. We will achieve this through an innovative and disruptive portfolio of cannabis and hemp-derived products.
With millions of square feet of licensed production capacity and operations spanning four continents, Canopy Growth is the world's leading cannabis and hemp company. We recognize that employees are at the core of our success, and we take pride in a corporate culture that emphasizes inclusiveness, collaboration, and diversity.
Our employees come from a wide range of backgrounds, each bringing their own unique skills and talents to the table, working together to continue our incredible momentum of growth. If you are interested in building global challenger brands, scaling a business, and working in a values-driven environment, we want to hear from you!
Canopy Growth is looking for an experienced, highly motivated, self-starter who can recognize and address departmental and organizational needs. The ideal candidate will be able to form and maintain relationships with suppliers to ensure that the operations team runs as efficiently as possible. If you have sound judgement mixed with the ability to work as part of an ever growing team we want to hear from you!
Negotiate best pricing, terms, and lead times
Evaluate suppliers and manage vendor relationships
Track orders, lead times, delivery dates, and costs
Provide visibility of potential interruptions and present mitigating actions
Follow the Canopy Growth Corporation procurement process
Organize RFx’s and competitive bids
Analyze the spending patterns and discover cost saving opportunities
Support other Procurement Specialists in other verticals as required
Participate in product development activities to find suppliers and get prices
Manage and participate in the contract development and negotiations
Carefully track and update order statuses
Ability to Travel
Establish and maintain good working relationships with suppliers and internal stakeholders
Other duties as assigned
Post Secondary Education in Procurement, Supply Chain Management, or a minimum of 2 years’ experience in related field
Knowledge and understanding of sourcing and procurement requirements and practices.
Excellent time management, prioritize, and work under tight timelines, in a very busy environment.
Proven ability to manage multiple projects
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong team player
Strong Communication Skills - both written and verbal
Experience with ERP systems
Knowledge of IncoTerms and Trade Agreements
SPCM or similar certification is desired
Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, Google Docs, Google Sheets etc.
This is a full-time position based out of Smiths Falls, ON and/or Kanata, ON.
We appreciate the interest from all candidates, and promise to review all applications, but we will only be contacting those who best fit the requirements. If you don’t hear from us, don’t fret; every resume we get is kept in our database for six months for consideration in future searches for talent.
Canopy Growth welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.
Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
One last note: the chosen applicant will be required to successfully complete background and reference checks.
Thank you so much for your interest in Canopy Growth.