Robert Half Finance & Accounting Senior Procurement Advisor in Ottawa, Ontario

Our prestigious Downtown client is seeking a Procurement and Contracting Advisor. As the senior procurement advisor you will be responsible for Procurement and Contracting where you will lead the full procurement life-cycle for complex goods and services necessary to support the organization in meeting its operational objective and procurement process while providing procurement expertise to management. You will be defining procurement sourcing solutions and strategies, as well as continue to develop and maintain relationships with management and project managers to develop forecasts, and procurement strategies. As the Subject Matter Expert in complicated/escalated procurement situations you will be leaned on and be the go to with an open door policy in assisting others in the process.

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Req ID: 05030-0000786295

Functional Role: Contract Administrator

Country: Canada

State: ON

City: Ottawa

Postal Code: K1R 7X7

Compensation: $85,000.00 to $95,000.00 per year

Requirements: To qualify for this Senior Procurement role you must be able to obtain security clearance and have proven track record of working in a complex organization. You must have a degree from a recognized college or university with a specialization in Commerce, Procurement, or any other specialization related to this role. You will have six plus years of experience in the procurement industry, in-depth knowledge and experience in the full procurement life cycle for goods and services, analyzing requirements, review request for proposals, evaluations and contracts, and a very strong ability to write and review complex contract documents. Experience with negotiations and review of contracts is a necessity. Ideally you will also have your PMAC or in the process of getting the certification. Ideally you will have been part of IT procurement and have strong knowledge of IT processes to purchase Hardware and Software. You MUST be able to acquire SECRET Clearance. This is a mandatory qualification. If you have worked in a crown corporation and are a hands on procurement advisor, this role is perfect for you. If you want to work in a fun environment where everyone works hard and enjoys the atmosphere, we want you to apply. For confidential consideration, please call Tracy or Stuart at 613-236-4253, or email us at