Job Details: Senior Buyer 117-22

Job Details
Open Date Aug 02 2022 - 09:00:00 AM Close Date Aug 16 2022 - 11:59:00 PM
Position Title Senior Buyer 117-22 Posting Type Administration
Posting Status Active Position Length Full Time
Department Group Hours per Week
Department Finance Openings 1
Education College Diploma Experience 3 years
Union Position No


Senior Buyer

Requisition #117-22

Job Type: Full Time

Vacancies 1

Department Sourcing and Procurement  

Employee Group CUPE Local 79 – Service

Sinai Health is a leading academic health science centre with a provincial, national and international reputation for discovering and delivering life-changing care. Since 2015, we have provided excellent and compassionate care in hospital, community and home. Comprised of Mount Sinai Hospital, Bridgepoint Active Healthcare, the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute and our system partner Circle of Care, we translate scientific breakthroughs, push boundaries for health solutions, and educates future clinical and scientific leaders.

Sinai Health is fully committed to a culture of belonging and an inclusive environment that attracts and retains a diverse workforce, at all levels of the organization, that reflects the communities we serve. We welcome applications from racialized persons, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, 2SLGBTQ+ persons, and those from diverse backgrounds and experiences. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know through the Accommodation Phone Line at 416-586-4800, ext. 7050, or email

At Sinai Health, we care, create possibilities and offer hope. We are looking for an experienced Senior Buyer to support our Sourcing and Procurement department. 

Job Outline:

The Sr. Buyer, Sourcing & Procurement, is responsible for the coordination and purchase of goods and services, including sourcing and contracting duties for small commercial work and buying projects, and in accordance with the Broader Public Sector (BPS) Procurement Guidelines.

  • Sources and contracts for small commercial procurement initiatives, in accordance with the BPS Guidelines
  • In consultation with SH Procurement Leadership and in accordance with the BPS, the incumbent will conduct sourcing, negotiation and contracting for low to mid-level goods and services. 
  • The incumbent will also assist the Contract Specialists with high-level and complex tenders and contract negotiations
  • Supports preparation and evaluations of RFPs on capital goods, supplies and services according to the BPS Directives.  Support analytics activities, develop procurement documentation including scoring criteria, analysis of responses to RFP, RFI, RFQs
  • Assists with special procurement or process related projects as required and participates in hospital committees as requested and required

Education & Qualifications:

  • Community College (2 year program) diploma in a related field
  • Completion of level 3 of the Purchasing Management Association of Canada (PMAC) Accreditation Courses
  • CSCMP designation is an asset
  • Minimum of 3 years purchasing and supply management experience
  • Experience sourcing products and services by using Value Analysis principles
  • Experience sourcing products and services in the BPS
  • Experience conducting spend analysis
  • Previous experience in a hospital setting is preferred
  • Intermediate to advanced working knowledge of MS Office Applications

Salary Minimum - $28.111/hour; Maximum - $33.554/hour