Purchasing Associate

Date: Jan 10, 2023

Location: Brampton, ON, CA, L6S 6B6

Company: Sonepar

About Sonepar

Sonepar is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in B-to-B distribution of electrical products, solutions and related services. Through a dense network of 100 brands spanning 40 countries, the Group has an ambitious transformation agenda to become the first global B-to-B electrical distributor to provide a fully digitalized and synchronized omnichannel experience to all customers. Drawing on the skill and passion of its 45,000 associates, Sonepar had sales of €23 billion in 2020. Sonepar makes its customers’ lives easier, over the counter, visiting customers, by phone or online, – however we’re needed. Sonepar’s ambition is to become “La Référence” - the standard-setter for all its stakeholders.


Reporting to the Purchasing manager, the Purchasing Associate is responsible for the timely placement of purchase orders and delivery of materials to meet customer order requirement and maintain stock inventory levels with approved guidelines. 


  • Purchasing material for inventory and non-stock items for branches and customer orders.
  • Reviewing Purchase orders and liaising with suppliers
  • Tracking status of orders
  • Resolving errors on purchase orders as required.
  • Investigating and determining what/how/ why material came in incorrectly, under, over or damaged.
  • Reviewing open Purchase Orders not printed.
  • Match purchase reqs/orders to invoices and submit sent to a/p
  • Produce and maintain all required reports
  • Reviewing reports for stock outs and expediting open orders.
  • Monitoring price increases and communicating changes as necessary.
  • Update and maintain pricing in our computer when received from vendors
  • Assisting with stock rotations as needed.
  • Reviewing line points/ order points for inventory stock levels.
  • Pricing loading



We are interested in knowing you more. Start an exciting new career and enjoy many employee benefits by applying online. Sonepar HQ is thankful for your interest in joining the team, only individuals selected for interview will be contacted.


More information on Sonepar:

Website: www.sonepar.com 

Twitter: @sonepar

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/sonepar/  

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