Purchasing Manager
Matrix Aviation Solutions Inc. - Yellowknife, NT

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Matrix Aviation Solutions Inc. (Matrix) is leading the way in exploration services for clients all across Canada by providing a unique single-source service for exploration field logistics. Matrix services are customized to meet the distinctive needs of each client, within any environment – including the special circumstances of the Canadian Arctic. We provide professional expertise that seeks to exceed client expectations in:

  • Planning & Logistics
  • Facilities, Expediting
  • Camp Rental/Construction and Management
  • Fixed Wing and Helicopter Support
  • Ice Strip/Runway Construction
  • Heavy Equipment Operating and Maintenance

We are currently seeking a qualified individual to join our team in the key position of Purchasing Manager. This position will be based out of Yellowknife, NT.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for:

  • Acting as the main point of contact for all purchasing requests, company-wide
  • Communicating daily with Matrix clients
  • Procuring all items from purchasing requests for Matrix camp, shop and our clients
  • Liaising with the Shipping & Receiving Manager to coordinate the purchase and delivery of all requests in a seamless manner
  • Leading a team of staff during peak operations; delegating the workload as appropriate
  • Responding to orders and delivering to Shipping & Receiving in a timely manner
  • Providing top notch customer service to new as well as existing Matrix clients
  • Maintaining open communications with the Senior Management Team of Matrix
  • Maintaining an internal purchasing database on a daily basis

The successful candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Experience in purchasing hardware for plumbing, construction and/or electrical industries
  • Exceptional written and communication skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet operational deadlines
  • Strong work ethic
  • Willingness to work outside of the standard work day if required
  • Proficiency with MS office computer software (MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook)
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with the ability to obtain a class 3 driver’s license
  • Must have a valid Firearms License (PAL)

Applicants meeting these requirements are asked to submit a resume and cover letter with related documents/certificates. For more information about Matrix, please visit our website at www.matrixhelicopters.com.