Company Overview:

Del Metals, a leading mid-sized steel service center, distributes a wide range of carbon, stainless, and aluminum products.

Reporting to the Vice-President of Sales, we are seeking a Purchasing Manager to streamline our procurement processes and maintain operational efficiency and effectiveness.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute a purchasing strategy that ensures timely procurement and optimal inventory levels and provides months on hand analysis for all product lines.
  • Manage the purchasing process from drafting, reviewing, and approving purchase orders to confirming receipt of goods.
  • Negotiate prices and terms with suppliers to ensure cost-effective purchasing decisions.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with existing suppliers while scouting for and onboarding new ones.
  • Coordinate with warehouse and sales departments to manage inventory levels and meet company requirements.
  • Oversee the receipt of purchased products and ensure compliance with all received specifications.
  • Handle discrepancies and quality issues with suppliers.
  • Stay updated on market trends to harness efficiency and cost savings.
  • Implement and manage purchasing systems and software to streamline operations.


Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong organizational and negotiation skills.
  • Proficiency in using procurement software and databases and other computer technology.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to effectively manage time and prioritize tasks to meet deadlines.

Education & Experience:

  • Post-secondary degree/diploma in Business Administration or related field 2-5 years relevant experience
  • Professional Designation or Certification in Supply Chain Management as an asset
  • At least 2-3 years of experience in purchasing or procurement, preferably in the steel industry or related fields.
  • Extensive experience in writing and managing purchase orders.
  • Strong track record in vendor management and contract negotiation.

Desired skills and or experience:

  • Sales experience preferred.
  • Experience in the steel distribution business, or metal manufacturing industries or related fields.

Compensation & Benefits:

  • The salary for this position ranges from $80,000 to $120,000.
  • Comprehensive benefits package.
  • Company events
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Complementary Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program
  • On-site Parking
  • Business casual Outfit Policy

Supplemental pay types:

Bonus pay

Working Hours:

Monday to Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM with a one-hour lunch break.


This position is based on-site. 7653 Bramalea Rd, Brampton, ON L6T 5V3

Flexible Language Requirement:

French not required

Join our team and contribute to our continued success and operational excellence.

Apply Today

We are always looking for people who are striving for excellence.

If you are looking to build a career in a dynamic and vibrant environment, then Del Metals is the place for you.