Procurement Specialist

Procurement Specialist

Job Location: Calgary, Alberta
Position Type: Full-time, Permanent
Closed: Open until Suitable Candidate Found


Dynamic Source Manufacturing Inc. (DSM) is an electronics manufacturing services provider headquartered in Calgary, Canada. In business since 2000, our success is a direct result of providing our customers with responsive and flexible, customized manufacturing solutions. Our long term relationships with customers in the Communications, Industrial and Energy sectors are a testament to this partnership.


We are seeking a Procurement Specialist responsible for the best total cost and timely, just in-time delivery of materials and services. This individual will have strong interpersonal skills, the ability develop effective relationships with all stakeholders and can multi-task in a fast-paced environment.


• Controls, coordinates and expedites the flow of all incoming materials, parts, and assemblies between departments and customers
• Purchases assigned goods, materials and services as directed by the MRP/ERP, internal customers, and other authorized individuals
• Executes and manages various Request for Information, Proposal and Quote activities and processes including spreadsheet analysis and making informed and “best value” recommendations within budgetary limitations and scope of authority
• Facilitating effective long-term supplier relationships and performance management strategies
• Actively involved in the management of supplier alliances and enhanced business relationships
• Develops an in-depth knowledge of the marketplace and capabilities of key suppliers and an awareness of emerging trends and issues
• Analyzes and recommends supplier and component volume consolidation, specification rationalization, total cost analysis, global sourcing, supplier relationship management, process improvements, and technology improvements / enablers
• Performs other duties as required


• Certificate, Diploma or Degree in Supply Chain Management or a related discipline and 3-5 years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
• Experience working within a fast paced manufacturing environment, preferably within the electronics industry
• Experience in contract negotiation, creation and management desired
• Quoting/estimating experience within the electronics industry is an asset
• Experience working with Material Requirements Planning (MRP) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems
• Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
• Strong verbal and written communication skills – ability to clearly and concisely convey information through emails, dialogue, phone calls and other correspondence
• Excellent organizational skills – ability to multitask and effectively prioritize and perform tasks efficiently
• Strong self-starter with the ability to work with various teams to achieve results and meet targets in a fast paced environment
• Analytical, problem solver – ability to identify, evaluate and effectively resolve problems
• Strong negotiation skills
• Develop strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders


• Competitive compensation and benefits program
• Employee development opportunities

If you possess the above qualifications and are looking for a new opportunity to advance your career within a successful and growing organization, we want to hear from you.


Please submit your resume and cover letter, clearly quoting Procurement Specialist in the subject line to:

DSM is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Due to the number of applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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