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Location:  Markham
Requisition-ID:  2901

In a fast changing world, it takes pioneering spirit to create trustworthy technology. We enable secure connectivity and payment solutions for billions of people around the globe. At G+D Mobile Security, you will play a key role in realizing the digital transformation.

Primary Responsibilities 

  • Responsible for P2P (analysis, sourcing, negotiating and contracting to deliver maximum productivity benefits) in assigned Categories.
  • Lead cost reduction efforts through but not limited to RFX’s initiatives, negotiation of improved contracts and payment terms
  • Collaborate with Regional and Global teams to ensure full visibility of local category strategies and ensure sharing of best practices
  • Ensure suppliers SLA’s and metrics (deliveries, pricing, quality, continuous improvement) are met and exceed
  • Analyze Supplier Non-Conformance Reports (NCR) and resolve by negotiating settlement with supplier authorized by the Purchasing Manager.
  • Ensure the successful management of material input and output to support our customers and stakeholders.
  • Effectively manage inventory levels in order to drive reduction of working capital
  • Develop strong collaboration with Sales, Finance and Operations to ensure a proactive approach to positively impact P&L (savings, invoicing discrepancies resolution) and an efficient Supply Chain Management
  • Select, qualify, set up, manage and evaluate vendors (SRM) according to GD’s standards and procedures
  • Identify opportunities and contribute to support Procurement sourcing decisions e.g. P2P business intelligence and process improvement
  • Ensure customer and internal stakeholder service levels are met and exceed
  • Support import/export shipment activities

Secondary Responsibilities 

  • Comply with G&D Environmental, Health & Safety policies and procedures,
  • Adhere to G+D’s Corporate Compliance
  • Assist in the support and execution of Freight/Carriage/ Import/Export
  • Other tasks as assigned 

Qualifications, Experience and Educational Requirements


  • Minimum 5+ years relevant procurement experience, preferably from Manufacturing or Assembly environment (ISO Certified an asset)
  • Strong ERP skills. SAP experience preferred
  • Production/Supply Chain planning experience
  • MRO, Director/Indirect Spend Category management an asset
  • Export / Import experience is an asset 

Skills and Competencies: 

  • Strong computer skills are a must; MS Office PP/Excel (advanced)
  • Proven results in driving supplier improvement and cost reductions and P&L, working capital understanding.
  • Proficient in forecast modeling, pricing/ discounts, interest, percentages calculations and P&L understanding.
  • Strong analytical ability to choose suppliers based on TCO
  • Focus and detailed oriented in order to review contractual terms
  • Excellent analytical and negotiation skills
  • Strong interpersonal and written/oral communication skills
  • Process improvement mindset.
  • Proven track record of managing internal customer relationships in an matrix organization comprised of strong business leaders.
  • Accurately identifies risks affecting the supply, transformation and delivery of products and services to meet stakeholders demand. Develops strategies to analyze and control the impact of the identified risks.
  • Capacity to think in discerning ways to solve problems, analyze data and to recall and apply information
  • Demonstrates a commitment to the mission and motivation of a team and understands the dynamics of effective teamwork in order to attain higher levels of performance
  • Demonstrates trustworthiness and professionalism when dealing with stakeholders, peers and team members
  • Demonstrates intellectual curiosity about the current environment and challenges the status quo with a bias towards action and continuous improvement
  • Demonstrates the willingness to accept responsibility and accountability
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work independently, self-starter
  • Ability to effectively manage changing and conflicting priorities and resolve appropriately
  • Operational excellence and business process improvement thinking 


  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business or Engineering; or equivalent
  • SCMP certificate; or equivalent, an asset 



Giesecke + Devrient Mobile Security Canada Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce, encouraging applications from all qualified individuals. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you would like to contact us, please contact Human Resources at careers.gdsci@gi-de.com 

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security Canada Inc.
Markham, Ontario
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