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Jul 28, 2022

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The dormakaba Group is one of the top three companies in the global market for access and security solutions. The company is a single source provider of products, solutions and services related to doors and secure access to buildings and rooms. No matter where you are, if you need reliable and innovative access and security solutions, we will provide you high quality service – in hotels, shops, sports facilities, airports, hospitals, at home or in the office. Around the globe.


With over 16,000 employees worldwide (over 500 in Montreal), dormakaba is present in over 130 countries and has more than 150 years of experience. The dormakaba Group is headquartered in Rümlang, Switzerland, and generates annual revenues of over 3 billion dollars CAD.


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Under the authority of the Manager, Purchasing, the buyer is responsible to plan, purchase and replenish products and/or parts for commodities under its responsibility.

The incumbent is also responsible to purchase non-production related products for all departments of Dormakaba.



Main responsibilities


  • Plan material requirements for products and/or parts under its responsibility
  • Purchase and expedite parts in order to meet production needs
  • Prepare and communicate purchase orders or releases to the suppliers and perform appropriate follow-up on promised delivery date
  • Resolve non-conformity issues related to material/equipment/service with suppliers and in conjunction with the quality and engineering departments, as per our quality standards
  • Ensure supply of non-production related products for all departments within Dormakaba
  • Participate and document the development of efficient business and material movement processes
  • Maintain the Axapta system (ERP) by performing required transactions in a timely manner and by keeping the purchasing parameters updated
  • Work in close collaboration with the receiving/ shipping, production and quality departments, to ensure coordination of all material movements (inbounds and outbounds)
  • Coordinate the change of revision for parts with the quality, engineering and production departments
  • Negotiate with the suppliers
  • Research for new suppliers
  • Update key performance indicators and reports
  • Perform any other task related to this job.





  • College or University degree in Administration and/or in a related field
  • Three (3) to five (5) years experience within similar. functions, in a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent analytical, planning and negotiation skills with a great team spirit
  • Good knowledge of material management best practices
  • MRP/ERP pertinent experience, Microsoft Dynamics AX and SAP an asset
  • Good knowledge of ISO 9001 quality standards
  • Familiar with supply chain concepts and best practices
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint
  • Bilingualism essential
  • Purchasing experience on Internet.



We offer


  • A fast-growing international company
  • A stimulating, fast and friendly work environment
  • An opportunity to highly contribute to the success of the company
  • Competitive global compensation
  • Free parking and on-site cafeteria
  • A 3-minute walk from Namur metro station.
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