Sourcing Analyst

Location: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 07-09-2018


Considering a Career at Maple Leaf Foods?

Maple Leaf Foods is Canada’s leading consumer-packaged protein company, headquartered in
Toronto, Ontario. We make high-quality, great tasting, nutritious and innovative food products under leading brands including Maple Leaf®, Maple Leaf Prime®, Maple Leaf Natural Selections®, Schneiders®, Schneiders Country Naturals® and Mina™. Our Company employs approximately 11,000 people in its operations across Canada and exports to more than 20 global markets including the U.S. and Asia.

Our people are passionate about the work they do and the products we make. As we move forward, we are determined to leverage their integrity and passion to continue to build a high-performing, values-based company enabled by high-performing, motivated and talented people.



The Sourcing Analyst is accountable for Business Process Support and Administration, such as supporting our Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) community and our Ariba E-Invoicing.  The Sourcing Analyst provides reporting and analysis support to the Sourcing group.   


  • Administer user profiles for SRM Requestors and approvers
  • Create/Update SRM training material and SOPs and train SRM users
  • Organize MSC / SRM Requestor key user meetings every second month
  • Provide support for application changes and application adoption
  • Manage ongoing assistance to vendors in the Ariba Supplier Collaboration onboarding process, monitor and action exceptions, provide direction on improvements, and monitor and define KPIs.
  • Accountable for assisting stakeholders with inquiries related to new vendor set up, change requests and vendor catalog creation.
  • Load Catalog content for Indirect Pricing
  • Provide process and application Audit support for C3
  • Provide Vendor Master data cleansing and support
  • Leads the communication of approved sourcing strategies, compliance opportunities and system content to key stakeholders in the business ensuring support and commitment to the strategy.
  • Ensure timely update of all Indirect Scorecards including data extraction and template management
  • Support Sourcing and Supply Management team with ad hoc reporting needs
  • Generate monthly reporting for Purchasing Leadership team
  • Post-secondary education preferred
  • 2 to 3 years of work experience (preferably in Purchasing, Supply Chain or Customer Service)
  • Strong knowledge of SAP, particularly SRM
  • ​Experience with Ariba E-Invoicing and Contract Management
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work under time pressures
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate as an effective team member
  • Good communication and problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail with a strong customer service focus
  • Conceptual thinking to understand the total system flow to resolve issues.
  • Understanding of Six Sigma methodology
We thank all applicants for their interest in exploring employment opportunities with Maple Leaf Foods however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants may be subject to a background check and must meet the security criteria designated for the position.  

Maple Leaf Foods is committed to Employment Equity and maintaining a diverse workforce.  Job applicants with a disability who require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can contact our Talent Attraction Team at  Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis and your request will be responded to as soon as possible.
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