Purchasing Agent - Temporary Full Time (Approx. 6 months)

This position is responsible for supporting the County’s centralized purchasing function and assists in the coordination of the contract and purchasing requirements for various County departments. 

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What you’ll do

  • Assist departments in developing tenders/proposals/quotations;
  • Oversee the bidding process from inception to completion;
  • Prepare and issue contract award letters, regret letters and purchase orders for supplies and service;
  • Ensure compliance with Workplace and Insurance Board (WSIB) and Insurance renewals;
  • Obtain verbal and informal quotations from vendors for minor-value requirements;
  • Resolve Purchasing/Accounts Payable (AP) issues;
  • Maintain and manage vendors on Bids and Tenders site (bidder’s lists).
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