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Job Details

Procurement Director Posted on Mar 14, 2018 by Canadian Pacific

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $115,000.00 to $156,000.00 annually
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Apr 13, 2018
Job Requirements


Canadian Pacific




Bachelor's degree


5 years or more

Budgetary Responsibility

$8,000,001 +

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

MS Office

Additional Skills

Plan and control budget and expenditures

Work Setting

Transportation, communication and utilities

Specific Skills

  • Plan, develop and implement purchasing policies and procedures
  • Manage contracts

Security and Safety

Basic security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

5-10 people

Work Location Information

  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Apr 13, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Procurement Director is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Purchasing Managers

Interest in co-ordinating information to plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the purchasing activities of establishments, and to approve contracts, purchase orders and invoices


Interest in identifying vendors of materials, equipment and supplies, in reviewing and processing claims against suppliers, and in participating in the development of specifications for equipment, products and substitute materials


Interest in negotiating and overseeing the negotiation of purchase contracts

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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