Supervisor Contracts, Temporary

Employment type: Full-time
City: Toronto
Last visit: 2014-10-23
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-10-23


Talented people keep Enbridge moving forward.

At Enbridge, we recognize that it is the talent and inspiration of our dedicated team that have positioned us as a leader in the safe and reliable delivery of energy in North America. Innovation and vision have secured our standing as one the 'Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World.' A company focused on growth, we value the contributions of every employee and support each of them in reaching their full potential. At Enbridge, we build, celebrate, and grow together. Join our team in this rewarding role:

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Organizational Statement

Enbridge Gas Distribution has an almost 160-year history and is Canada's largest natural gas distribution company.  Enbridge Gas Distribution delivers safe, reliable natural gas to almost 2 million customers in many Ontario communities and is a leader in promoting energy efficiency programs.  Enbridge Gas Distribution is owned by Enbridge Inc a Canadian-based leader in energy transportation and distribution, providing distribution services in Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick and New York State.  Enbridge was recently included in Canada's Top 100 Employer's List for 2014. 

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This opportunity ends December 2015.Posting Closing date: November 5, 2014.


Applicable Post-Secondary education, e.g Purchasing/Supply Chain Management, B.Comm, Finance, Business Administration, etc. SCMP accreditation and/or ten or more years of related experience and associated course work. Aptitude and communications skills related to leading and acting independently as a supervisory supply chain management professional. Proven interpersonal, communication, negotiation and leadership skills. Demonstrated ability to be innovative, initiate and manage change.


Provides strategic leadership by: Ensuring organizational supply chain management objectives are translated into the team’s activities and ensuring integration with the work of other internal and external stakeholders. Overseeing a team of Buyers and Senior Buyers that is responsible for developing and issuing Purchase orders and commitments. Act as a specialist, making recommendations that provide the basis for making critical business decisions. Maintaining an overall knowledge of commodity and service market trends to support the purchase needs of the assigned business unit Representing the enterprise on external industry task forces, suppliers, contractors, etc.Provides generalist leadership to a team of supply chain management professionals who provide a variety of related services to assigned internal client groups for pipeline project planning, development, construction and maintenance activities by: Providing business and technical direction to the team in the design and adaptation of the corporate supply chain management standards to business and operational realities within Major Projects to ensure alignment between philosophies, goals and outcomes, e.g focus efforts on areas of highest benefit including consolidating and standardizing spend to fully leverage opportunities. Overseeing and monitoring business processes and solutions with regards to supply chain management and compliance, e.g monitoring purchasing/procurement practices and procedures to ensure compliance with all SOX related controls, providing SOX training to new staff/contractors, monitoring overall spend, protocols and ethics, maintaining qualified vendor lists, budget pricing reporting, logistics, customs requirements, etc. Evaluating performance of all assigned internal resources, consultants, and contractors as required to ensure the quality, cost effectiveness, and timeliness of work associated with their assigned responsibilities.Provides operational leadership by: Coaching/mentoring/motivating staff, contractors and stakeholders in the fulfillment of responsibilities. Providing escalated issues resolution. Participating on internal and external technical committees, e.g industry task forces, partner working groups. Providing support and assistance to peers and more senior staff in order to facilitate business initiatives and legal compliance, e.g Engineering Projects, Law, Health and Safety, Operations, etc. Overseeing continuous improvement of the enterprise’s supply chain management systems and processes within own spheres of influence.

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Enbridge Gas Distribution

Industry: Energy , Oil and Utilities

Job Function: Supply Chain and Logistics