Materials Supply Coordinator

Location: Saskatoon, SK, Canada
Date Posted: 09-18-2018


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.


  • Manage inventory of packaging and dry good supplies
  • Process purchase orders to replenish stocks


  • Orders and coordinates shipment of available supplies from vendor to different locations
  • Reconcile 3rd party warehouse inventory to internal inventory
  • Enter, Analyze and investigate daily material cycle counts for direct materials (works closely with Finance)
  • Vendor quality notifications- create, send and follow up with vendors  
  • Investigate and resolve receiving issues
  • Purchase indirect materials for the facility
  • Communicate with supplier’s Customer Service Representatives regarding purchase orders and invoices
  • Meet daily with Plant Supervisors and Formulation group on next days RAW and Ready-To-Eat (RTE) production plans
  • Attend daily production meetings to communicate shortages from previous day, availability of materials,  and reasons for shortage
  • Communicating with Customer Service Reps to insure delivery of supplies
  • Assist the Purchasing Manager on daily duties when required
  • Performs other related duties as necessary
  • Cross train within department
  • High School Diploma
  • Preference of CPP designation and or post-secondary education
  • Purchasing Experience
  • Attention to detail and good organizational skills
  • Strong in mathematics and computers
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Experience in SAP, Microsoft Excel, Word
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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