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Our doors are open – to you. We are one of the Top 3 companies in our industry and globally leading in smart and secure access solutions. As a trusted partner, we stand for innovation, top performance and a fulfilling workplace. Join our team of 15,000 colleagues around the world and help us build trust every day.

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Montreal, CA, QC H4P 2G7

May 20, 2021

dormakaba: ranked in the top 100 global tech leaders by Thomson Reuters!






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.


dormakaba offers you a career not a job. Join us now and make a real difference in creating the next generation of products and services. Visit our website www.dormakaba.com





  • Drive down product cost and time-to-market during new product development
    • Actively involved in product development process with R&D
    • Facilitate design-to-cost discussions
    • Recommend alternative/ already existing parts
  • Manage sourcing for new product development
    • Align with respective category strategy/ manager before sourcing of specified parts
    • Decide on supplier for specified parts during new product development according to respective category strategy
  • Support and execute procurement-related tasks during engineering change projects
  • Issue and follow up on purchase orders for tooling, first off samples and pilot production runs
  • Tool replacement management
  • Engineering notice management (ECN)
  • Interfaces: Close collaboration with R&D and alignment with respective category leaders/managers
  • In sourcing/out sourcing projects executed by NPI Buyer/Manager based on the Category Strategy (in alignment with the Category Leader/Manager)
  • Search for vendors providing new technologies (in alignment with the Category Leader/Manager)
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Manager in support of departmental goals



  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Project management and time management skills
  • Excellent business management and presentation skills required
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Strong financial and analytical skills
  • Technical comprehension of products and components
  • Ability to implement Lean manufacturing and supply chain processes
  • Skilled in continuous improvement and cost reduction
  • Working knowledge of SAP or ERP systems
  • Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word)



  • Bachelors’ Degree in Business or Supply Management preferred.
  • 5+ year’s experience in procurement / supply chain management
  • Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM), Certified in Production and Inventory Control (CPIM) preferred
  • Project Management experience.

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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