You're using an older version of Internet Explorer that is no longer supported. Please update your browser.

Manager Purchasing and Inventory Management - TELUS Health

Montreal, QC
Full Time
3 days ago

Status: Temporary Full time (duration 1 year)

Ready to create innovative solutions and best practices?

Join our team

Our customers and our team deserve the best. That's why we pour our passion and effort into creating innovative, leading-edge supply chain solutions. We'll keep pushing ourselves to do more for our customers so they will have the best experiences in the world - now and in the future. We'll keep investing in our team so that our people grow with us. The Purchasing and Inventory Management team is looking for a passionate and talented individual to lead a team which is focused on improving customer service and the performance of our business. The Manager, Purchasing and Inventory Management for TELUS Health will collaborate with stakeholders including Product Development, Marketing, Field Operations as well as the extended Supply Operations team to deliver TELUS Health products and services to our customers. You will be responsible for purchasing and planning inventory through TELUS partners and TELUS' tiered distribution network.

The impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

    •Lead and develop a high performing and highly engaged team •Nurture the personal and career development of team members to ensure they are well positioned to be able to support the changing needs of TELUS and our customers

    •Provide input to, and support the development of, the Purchasing and Inventory Management and Supply Operations strategy •Play an active Leadership role in the development and execution of initiatives that will transform operating practices across the company, focusing over the next 12 months on the purchase order process implementation for our network of clinics •Engage the team in continuous improvement to drive out inefficient work processes

Here's how:
    •Introduce best-in-class supply chain management techniques and practices with a focus on disciplined execution, consistently meeting or exceeding internal customer and external supply market expectations •Manage forecasting and planning activities for materials supporting all TELUS Health •Provide on-time availability of equipment to clinicsthrough effective ordering and vendor management techniques •Actively engage in and co-lead the collaborative forecasting and planning process •Collaborate with internal business partners in managing product life-cycle within the supply chain •Deliver continuous improvement across KPIs measuring the service, cost and quality of our supply chai


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •A passion for customers and improving the customer experience •Excellent communication and presentation skills, ability to communicate complex concepts at all levels, from front line to senior management •Superior analytical, problem-solving, and relationship-building skills •Track record of improvements through team member involvement, process simplification and effective leadership •Strong understanding and experience of purchasing and inventory management systems, KPIs and key performance drivers and controls •Retail supply chain experience preferred •5+ years of equivalent, relevant experience, 5+ years in a Supply Chain role (latteral, external hire) •2+ years people leadership experience (external hire) •Post-secondary degree required •Bilingual (English & French)

    •Professional Supply Chain Management certifications (e.g. APICS CSCP, SCMA SCMP) preferred

A bit about us

Our business is connecting Canadians. Our social impact is using our world-leading technology to create meaningful change, give back to help communities thrive, and help those who need it most. When you join our team, you're helping us make the future friendly. We're committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability - your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here.

TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.

Disclaimer: In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all personnel whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and/or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.
Health Care