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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  • Maintain stock rotation and dispose of and account for outdated stock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 23 job postings in Toronto Region.

Table of job opportunities for your chosen occupation at the regional level.
Date Posted Job Title Employer Location Source
2014-04-20 inventory analyst DE BEERS CANADA INC.
  • Toronto
 Workopolis
2014-04-17 Inventory clerk (Team Leader/Supervisor) RGIS Inventory Specialists
  • Oshawa
 Job Bank
2014-04-17 Inventory clerk (Inventory Counter) RGIS Inventory Specialists
  • Oshawa
 Job Bank
2014-04-15 Inventory clerk Canada Computers
  • Markham
 Job Bank
2014-04-13 inventory analyst RICOH CANADA INC
  • Concord
  • Vaughan
 Workopolis
2014-04-13 inventory planner RICOH CANADA INC
  • Concord
  • Vaughan
 Workopolis
2014-04-11 Supply clerk (Supply Chain Administrator (Part time)) Bartech Technical Services of Canada, Ltd.
  • Oakville
 Job Bank
2014-04-11 inventory clerk DAVID APLIN GROUP
  • Mississauga
 Workopolis
2014-04-10 Inventory control clerk (and Claims Coordinator) Venture Steel
  • Etobicoke
 Job Bank
2014-04-10 Purchasing clerk Nortool Automotive Warehousing Inc.
  • Toronto
 Job Bank
2014-04-09 Inventory control clerk AppleOne Employment Services
  • Oshawa
 Job Bank
2014-04-09 Purchasing clerk assistant MTD Metro Tool & Die Ltd
  • Mississauga
 Job Bank
2014-04-07 Procurement clerk Enersys Canada Inc.
  • Brampton
 Job Bank
2014-04-02 Purchasing clerk assistant (for forklifts and construction equipment) Load Lifter Manufacturing Ltd.
  • Stouffville
 Job Bank
2014-04-01 inventory analyst HOME DEPOT CANADA
  • Toronto
 Workopolis
2014-03-31 Purchasing clerk AVION TECHNOLOGIES INC.
  • Mississauga
 Job Bank
2014-03-29 inventory clerk MARK'S
  • Toronto
 Workopolis
2014-03-29 inventory analyst BAYLIS MEDICAL COMPANY.
  • Mississauga
 Workopolis
2014-03-27 Inventory control clerk (for clothing retailer) Toni Plus Inc.
  • Toronto
 Job Bank
2014-03-26 Inventory clerk WIS INTERNATIONAL
  • Oshawa
 Job Bank

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