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Purchasing and Inventory Clerks  (NOC 1474)
Toronto Region
Description |  Titles |  Duties |   Related Occupations

Purchasing and inventory clerks process purchasing transactions and maintain inventories of materials, equipment and stock. They are employed by retail and wholesale establishments, manufacturing companies, government agencies and other establishments.

inventory analyst, inventory clerk, inventory control clerk, inventory planner, procurement clerk, purchasing clerk, purchasing clerk assistant.

Purchasing clerks perform some or all of the following duties:
  • Review requisition orders for accuracy and verify that materials, equipment and stock are not available from current inventories
  • Source and obtain price quotations from catalogues and suppliers and prepare purchase orders
  • Calculate cost of orders and charge or forward invoices to appropriate accounts
  • Process purchases within purchasing authority
  • Contact suppliers to schedule deliveries and to resolve shortages, missed deliveries and other problems
  • Prepare and maintain purchasing files, reports and price lists.
Inventory clerks perform some or all of the following duties:
  • Monitor inventory levels as materials, equipment and stock are issued, transferred within an establishment or sold to the public using manual or computerized inventory systems
  • Compile inventory reports, recording the quantity, type and value of materials, equipment and stock on hand, using manual or computerized inventory systems
  • Prepare requisition orders to replenish materials, equipment and stock
  • Maintain stock rotation and dispose of and account for outdated stock
  • Enter data for production scheduling, stock replenishment/relocation and inventory adjustments
  • Reconcile physical inventories with computer counts.
Included Cities in Region | Service Canada Offices

Toronto, Brampton, Mississauga, Oshawa, Vaughan, Ajax, Aurora, Beaverton, Bowmanville, Caledon, Cannington, East Gwillimbury, Halton Hills, King City, Markham, Milton, Newmarket, Oakville, Pickering, Port Perry, Richmond Hill, Whitby, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Acton, Algonquin Island, Bolton, Briars Park, Brooklin, Caledon East, Centre Island, Delrex, Dorset Park, Franklin Beach, Gaud Corners, Georgetown, Glen Williams, Jacksons Point, Marywood Meadows, Mono Road, Mossington Park, Newcastle, Nobleton, Norval, Orono, Port Darlington, Stouffville, Sutton, Toronto Islands, Uxbridge, Ward's Island, Wildwood, Wilmot Creek

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Jobs for Purchasing and Inventory Clerks in Toronto Region

Job opportunities are updated daily.

There are 27 job postings in Toronto Region.

Table of job opportunities for your chosen occupation at the regional level.
Date Posted Job Title Employer Location Source
2014-07-24 Purchasing clerk (PURCHASING ASSISTANT) Busy Bee Tools
  • Concord
 Job Bank
2014-07-24 Inventory clerk (Inventory Counter) RGIS Inventory Specialists
  • Markham
 Job Bank
2014-07-24 Inventory clerk (Inventory Counter) RGIS Inventory Specialists
  • Toronto
 Job Bank
2014-07-24 Inventory clerk (Inventory Counter) RGIS Inventory Specialists
  • Scarborough
 Job Bank
2014-07-24 Inventory clerk (Inventory Counter) RGIS Inventory Specialists
  • Toronto
 Job Bank
2014-07-24 Inventory clerk (Inventory Counter) RGIS Inventory Specialists
  • Oshawa
 Job Bank
2014-07-24 Inventory clerk (Inventory Counter) RGIS Inventory Specialists
  • Toronto
 Job Bank
2014-07-24 Inventory clerk (Inventory Counter) RGIS Inventory Specialists
  • Richmond Hill
 Job Bank
2014-07-24 Inventory clerk (Inventory Counter) RGIS Inventory Specialists
  • Toronto
 Job Bank
2014-07-24 inventory analyst LOCK SEARCH GROUP
  • Concord
 Workopolis
2014-07-24 inventory clerk MARK'S
  • Toronto
 Workopolis
2014-07-22 Inventory control clerk (Supplement Inventory Clerk) Ambrosia Natural Foods
  • Thornhill
 Job Bank
2014-07-16 inventory clerk ACCOUNTIVITY
  • Brampton
  • Mississauga
  • Toronto
  • Oakville
 Workopolis
2014-07-15 inventory analyst DAVID APLIN GROUP
  • Mississauga
 Workopolis
2014-07-15 Inventory clerk (Inventory Control Coordinator) Ryder Logistics & Transportation Solutions Worldwide
  • Brampton
 Job Bank
2014-07-12 inventory analyst RICOH CANADA INC
  • Concord
 Workopolis
2014-07-11 inventory planner APPLEONE EMPLOYMENT SERVICES
  • Markham
 Workopolis
2014-07-08 Purchasing clerk (Purchasing Assistant for Indirect Materials) Croven Crystals
  • Whitby
 Job Bank
2014-07-07 Inventory control clerk (Inventory Controller (entry level)) Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics
  • Etobicoke
 Job Bank
2014-07-04 Inventory clerk (3am shift) Michaels Arts & Crafts
  • Newmarket
 Job Bank

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