• Buyer (Temporary)

    Job Locations CA-SK-Rocanville
    Posted Date 5 months ago(10/2/2018 9:33 AM)
    System ID
    Job Category
    Supply Chain, Distribution & Logistics
    Business Unit
  • Job Description

    Buyer (Temporary), Rocanville, SK

    Why work at Nutrien? Great question!

    Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.

    While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.

    In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.

    Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.

    Reporting to the Manager, Procurement - Rocanville

    Key Tasks:

    • Support and lead site and certain regional and global category strategy development and execution, management for operating and capital expenditures as applicable.
    • Fully utilize centrally developed Procurement Policy, aligned business processes and enabling systems and the strategic procurement methodology and procedures.
    • Responsible for optimizing cost, delivery, and quality of purchases.
    • Identify potential suppliers and issue requests for quotations and proposals.
    • Support Nutrien internal customers (“end users”).
    • Manage local supplier relationships.
    • Perform additional tasks as defined by the Manager, Procurement - Rocanville.


    • Strong organizational, time management skills, and attention to detail
    • Results-driven mindset, with developing capabilities in problem solving and analytical thinking
    • Ability to work with a variety of internal customers and external suppliers with time sensitive demands
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with comfort working cross-functionally to gather information while driving relevant business value.
    • Capable of managing a small team, and processes to meet defined objectives
    • Working knowledge of various ERP and Procurement Systems (Oracle, Ariba, SAP)


    • Requires a related 2-year technical diploma/associate degree and/or Supply Chain Management Designation (SCMP)
    • Minimum 2-3 years relevant industry experience in procurement related function

    Nutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate.  This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.

    If this sounds like a good match, apply now. This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.

    While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.



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