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Aurora Cannabis Inc. is a world-renowned integrated cannabis company with an industry-leading reputation for continuously elevating and setting the global cannabis industry standard.

 

Through our wholly owned subsidiaries, strategic investments, and global partnerships, Aurora provides a wide range of premium quality cannabis and hemp products and services, develops innovative technologies, promotes cannabis consumer health and wellness, and delivers an exceptional customer experience across all its brands.

 

Aurora’s operations span multiple continents and focuses on both the medical and recreational cannabis production and sales, patient education and clinic counselling services, home hydroponic cultivation, extraction technologies and delivery systems, and hemp-based food health products.

 

We operate around the globe pursuing new and emerging cannabis markets where possible through our owned network of import, export and wholesale distributors, our e-commerce and mobile applications, brick and mortar retail stores, as well as grocery store retailers, and pharmacies.

 

MATERIALS MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATE

 

Aurora Cannabis Inc. is currently looking for a Materials Management Associate to work with our manufacturing team in the fast-paced cannabis industry. The successful candidate will be responsible overseeing the planning and coordination of inventory and purchasing. They are tasked with researching best prices, monitoring inventory levels, distributing supplies, and negotiating contracts.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Supervise, motivate and train assigned staff while ensuring effective teamwork, a high standard of work quality and organizational performance, continuous learning and encourage innovation

· Research potential vendors and prices for exploration of new materials, suppliers, and processes

· Establish and maintain purchasing practices and policies to ensure honest, fair, and ethical relationships with vendors

· Oversee proper production control planning and schedule programs to meet sales forecasts

· Monitor inventory levels and distribution of supplies

· Work with management to identify supply and material needs

· Oversee purchasing/contracting of materials, services and supplies

· Maintain accurate inventory records of activities, quantities and vendors

· Recommend solutions to existing processes to reduce waste and increase quantity

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

· Knowledge of computer software applications, with proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, Word & PowerPoint)

· Excellent communication skills with a well-developed professional phone manner and a focus on positive, productive business relationships

· Exceptional attention to detail

· Strong organizational skills including effective prioritization and follow-up

· Must be able to multi-task effectively and work well under pressure and tight timelines

· solutionsAbility to analyze problems and provide

· Demonstrated ability to lead and mentor a team

· Ability to deal with confidential information with a high degree of diplomacy

· Demonstrated ability to operate material-handling equipment

· Strong leadership skills, extensive experience managing teams

· Creative problem-solving skills

· Reliable, passionate, and organized

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

· Bachelor’s degree in Logistics or a relevant business field

· 5+ years’ experience in a similar role

· Experience in a shipping and receiving environment preferred

· Understanding of supply chain and inventory management

· Knowledge of forecasting and budgeting processes

· Analytical mind with excellent problem-solving skills

· Demonstrated aptitude, analysis and problem-solving skills

· Knowledge of the emerging cannabis industry would be considered an asset

 

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Aurora Cannabis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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