Procurement Manager
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Open Farm Pet

51-200 employees

Ethically sourced, premium pet food manufacturer
Company Overview
Open Farm Pet, a rapidly expanding pet food company based in Toronto, sets itself apart with its unwavering commitment to ethical sourcing and premium quality. The company is the first pet food partner of Certified Humane, and also collaborates with other reputable animal welfare and sustainability certifications like Global Animal Partnership, Ocean Wise, and Seafood Watch. Their meticulous attention to detail, from ingredient sourcing to recipes and packaging, ensures they meet the highest ethical and sustainable standards, making it a great place to work for those passionate about animal welfare and sustainability.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

$65M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

Toronto, Canada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

22%

2 year growth

47%
Locations
Toronto, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
NetSuite
CategoriesNew
Accounting
Requirements
  • 5-7 years relevant procurement experience
  • Knowledge of Enterprise Resource Planning tools (NetSuite)
  • Ability to build and effectively communicate strategic plans
  • Highly analytical with attention to detail
  • Strong leadership and commitment to providing high standard of quality work
  • Positive team-player, willing to roll up sleeves
  • Start-up experience
Responsibilities
  • Continuously improve and streamline procurement processes and tools
  • Coordinate with demand planning team to issue purchase orders
  • Work cross-functionally with Impact team to drive sustainability initiatives
  • Demonstrate contract negotiation experience to lock in preferred pricing
  • Manage relationships with protein and packaging material suppliers
  • Improve and build a strong supplier base
  • Collaborate with vendors and internal teams to identify supply chain efficiency improvements
  • Determine accurate budget and forecasting to maintain stability of margins
  • Develop and implement strategies that minimize shortage risks
  • Regularly report spend details to leadership ensuring total costs are closely managed
Desired Qualifications
  • Pet food experience