KIK Products Purchasing Coordinator in Concord, Ontario

As one of North America's largest independent manufacturers of consumer packaged goods (“CPG”), KIK helps a large portfolio of brands and retailers bring their products to life. With leading positions in the multibillion household and personal care, over-the-counter, and pool additives categories, we maintain close relationships with over 70 global CPG customers and virtually every relevant major North American retailer. We have full-service capabilities covering end-to-end contract manufacturing, including project management, innovation and R&D, sourcing and procurement, blending and compounding, filling and packaging, supply chain and distribution, and quality control. Our manufacturing model is highly flexible and we consistently add value to our customers by leveraging our range of services and expertise.

KIK has over 5,000 employees and operates 19 manufacturing facilities strategically located throughout North America and over $1 billion in sales; KCP (operating as KIK Custom Products) is one of North America's largest custom manufacturers of both National Brand and Retailer Brand consumer products. KCP's product lines include Laundry, Household Cleaners, OTC Medicated, Pharmaceutical and Health & Beauty Care, all supported by KCP's in-house technical expertise and value-added services.

This is an entry level role into the Procurement department.

  • Enter new vendors and pricing into our ERP systems.

  • Data entry and data manipulation in Excel in preparation for modeling and presentations.

  • Assist with analysis of current and future market activities and trends to support procurement decisions.

  • Assist in development of procurement documents such as RFPs, RFIs, RFQs, contracts and their related amendments.

You are a new, or recent, graduate in the field of chemcial engineering and are looking to build your negotiation, project management, and communication abilities. You are a skilled user of Microsoft Office, and ideally have some exposure to SAP and JDE. Your classmates would describe you as an extremely results-oriented team player whose organizational skills, willingness to learn, and initiative are second to none. You are not threatened by large personalities or stressful situations. You thrive under pressure, and come ready to learn how a world-class procurement team operates.

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ID: 2016-4153