Junior Procurement Administration Clerk for provincial government agency client, currently remote-based.

Marberg Job Number:  1383.
Job Type:  Temporary, initial term November 29, 2021 to February 21, 2022 with possibility of extension.
Compensation:  $18.71/hr.
Work Location:  Currently remote-based; may transition to onsite, downtown Toronto location later in the assignment.

Responsibilities Summary: 

  • Receive high volume of procurement documentation (e.g. on-line requisitions, contracts, purchase orders), review for completeness, accuracy and compliance with organization procurement policies and other directives, and record into procurement database.
  • Follow up with internal clients on incomplete or unclear information or to obtain required signatures.
  • Scan, code and file all finalized or executed hard copy and electronic documents, forward to appropriate business contacts or department, and coordinate offsite storage according to corporate records retention policy.
  • Populate online Procurement Module with required purchase fields (e.g. item description, part number, cost, account code, asset ID, etc.) and provide requesting internal client with item ID number.
  • Forward relevant purchasing information and supporting documents to Accounts Payable department for set-up of new Vendor accounts.
  • Run query reports on purchasing usage for various areas (e.g. food purchases, office supplies).
  • Update corporate credit card database to issue, renew and cancel corporate credit cards as required, distribute or ship out credit cards, and advise credit cardholders accordingly.
  • Respond to user inquiries and provide information on proper usage of online procure-to-pay systems.  Update any non-compliances into user database.
  • Additional procurement and purchasing clerical and administrative processing responsibilities as assigned.


Education:  Post secondary diploma in procurement, supply chain management, business administration or finance.
Preferred Experience:  Introductory exposure to procurement administration; internship experience applicable.

Technical Skills Requirements:    

  • Proficiency in MSOffice including Excel, Word and Outlook (will be tested).
  • Fast and accurate data entry skills (will be tested).
  • Satisfactory business writing and proofreading skills (will be tested).
  • Familiarity with PeopleSoft an asset.

Task -Based Qualifications and Additional Attributes:     

  • Self starter.  Polished and professional, with a demonstrated commitment to client service and professional representation of the organization.
  • Proven ability to professionally handle confidential information.
  • Proficient English communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Superior attention to detail, and organized, methodical approach to completion of tasks.
  • Ability to work well both independently and cooperatively as part of a team and liaise effectively with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Satisfactory Background Checks, Technical Skills Evaluations, Employment References and COVID Clearance as required. 

​​​​​​We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Job ID: 1383

Location: Canada Ontario Toronto

Category: Administrative, Government

Salary: Competitive



Number Of Positions 1

Pay Rate 18.71

Date Updated 11/22/2021

Status New

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