Junior Buyer
UView Ultraviolet Systems Inc. - Mississauga, ON

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Company Profile:

UView Ultraviolet Systems Inc, headquartered in Mississauga, Canada is a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of innovative and functional products to the domestic and international automotive repair industry. Products include diagnostic tools, leak detection, preventive maintenance tools and other specialty chemicals for the automotive after-sale market. Please visit our websites at www.uview.com, www.MotorVac.com, www.terraclean.net and www.misthealthyair.com

We are offering a full-time opportunity with a competitive salary and benefit package, for a self motivated, data driven and a professional Junior Buyer to join our Supply chain team. The ideal candidate must be deadline driven, have excellent communication skills and ability to multi-task, managing competing priorities in a fast paced and challenging environment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Generate and process purchase requisitions and orders for requests including complex project requirements
  • Inventory management of assigned portfolio of items
  • Domestic and international sourcing of materials and services
  • Vendor negotiations
  • Working collaboratively with engineering regarding new product launches
  • Expedite, track of all purchase orders meeting manufacturing requirements
  • Prioritize escalated orders
  • Continuously strive for process improvement and cost savings, while maintaining/improving customer service
  • Manage vendor key performance reporting, inclusive of non-conformance issues, adherence to prices, quality on on-time delivery of products and services
  • Assume responsibility for data and informational gathering, conduct research, analyze new suppliers for costing
  • Working closely with the Purchasing Mgr on development of policies, procedures, and process improvements
  • Liaise with and support various interdepartmental team members


  • Minimum 1-2 years related experience working in a purchasing environment, ideally within a manufacturing environment
  • Currently pursuing PMAC or purchasing designation would be an asset
  • Understanding of Non Conformance Reports ( NCR) to ensure accuracy in resolving quality issues
  • Knowledge and use of purchasing and inventory computer systems
  • General understanding of accounting functions/principles
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Effective problem solving skills, and efficient time management skills
  • Intermediate working knowledge of MS Office


Please submit your resume and wage expectation via e-mail (jrpurchasing(at)uview.com) by July 19, 2013.