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The Tamarack team is growing fast. We are looking for people who identify as relationship builders – forging strong partnerships with members, suppliers and communities. 

 

Built on a foundation of global sourcing expertise, we are seeking additional seasoned sourcing professionals, business development leaders, emerging procurement enthusiasts, those with an interest in analytics seeking growth opportunities, people with an entrepreneurial spirit, and people with a passion for community engagement. 

We are committed to creating a workplace that is representative of where we work and live, and encourage applicants from these communities to apply. 

 

We are a team built on trusting relationships, open communication, and a healthy dose of joie de vivre. We may be a young company, but our relationships run deep and our decisions speak to our long term goals. Join us on the ground floor and help us shape our company. If our focus and priorities are a fit with you, apply to one of the positions below, or connect and let us know what value you can bring to our team: careers@tamarackms.com

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

 

Head of Accounts & Business Development – Mexico

Date Posted: February 4, 2021

Job Type: Permanent

Primary Location: Flexible

Language: Spanish and English fluency mandatory

Job Description: Join us on our journey to build an innovative mining services company across Canada and Mexico. We are looking for someone with extensive knowledge of the mining industry in Mexico to take the lead on serving our members and be challenged by growing our portfolio of mining members. The successful candidate will be an outgoing, relationship driven individual. Variety underpins this position – you can expect a day to range from on-site visits at mines to talk about technical acceptance, to jumping on a call with a supplier to trouble-shoot an issue. There will be frequent traveling within Mexico and occasionally internationally.  

As Head of Business Accounts & Development you will have:

  • At least 10+ years of experience in the mining industry

  • Experience working in mining & industrial sales & business development

  • 4+ years of management experience

  • A current contact portfolio heavily weighted to the mining industry

  • An entrepreneurial spirit to grow the company

  • Outstanding problem solving and negotiation abilities

 

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Ability and willingness to travel extensively and routinely throughout Mexico, occasionally including national and international travel

  • Manage a team of direct reports from regions across Mexico

  • Be invested in members' supply chain and goal-oriented towards efficient and effective operations

  • Submit reports accurately and on time including CRM entries and market information

  • Participate in industry trade function and represent Tamarack with various community stakeholders

  • Regularly communicate with other Tamarack leads to develop new opportunities

  • Overseeing clients through contract adoptions and determining client need

  • Excellent supplier/member management skills

  • Maintain strong working relationships with Tamarack members and suppliers;

    • Develop rapport with people from all levels at member mines​

    • Liaise with members to assist with contract implementation

    • Monitor contract adherence

    • Troubleshoot members' issues with contracts and suppliers

You will bring experience in:

  • Technical aspects of mining operations, services or supplies

  • Developing relationships with existing clients

  • Managing incoming member opportunities

  • Overseeing clients through contract adoption and determining client need

  • Excellent supplier/member management skills

Assets:

  • Experience working in partnership with Indigenous communities

  • University degree, post graduate degree considered a strong asset

About Tamarack Mining Services

We are procurement and supply chain experts that have spent years as road warriors, travelling between Bay Street and remote mines around the world. Now, we are reinventing how we will serve the mining industry. As a GPO, we pool the purchasing power of our members to source and negotiate mining supply contracts, securing better pricing and service. The work culture at Tamarack is straightforward; we foster outstanding service for members because our committed professionals have the autonomy to be creative and insightful while feeling supported.

What we can offer you

  • A competitive compensation package with health benefits

  • Use your substantial expertise to help grow an exciting new business model and develop your niche within the company

  • The opportunity to travel and make contacts throughout the Mexican mining industry

Tamarack Mining Services is an equal opportunity employer. We have a clear vision to create a diverse workforce of talented people with our employment decisions based on merit, experience and potential without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, age, disability, national or ethnic origin, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, place of origin, family status, creed, nationality/citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by the applicable provincial laws. We value applications from women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Apply for this role by emailing your CV to careers@tamarackms.com

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Member Relations Specialist – Western Canada

 

Date Posted: February 5, 2021

Job Type: Permanent

Primary Location: Flexible - Western Canada

Language: English mandatory, French considered a strong asset

Position Description: Join us on our journey to build an innovative mining services company by directly serving our mining members in Western Canada. While mining industry experience is an asset, it is not a requirement. Our highest priority is to find someone with a dynamic personality and great communication skills, who will look forward to connecting with and talking to our members every day. The icing on the cake for this position is variety - working in the field allows you to shape your day and serving our members will provide you the opportunity to build your network across Western Canada.

As a Member Relations Specialist you will have:

  • Experience serving members/clients/customers in a sales or business development capacity

  • An entrepreneurial spirit to grow the company

  • Outstanding problem solving and negotiation skills

  • Willingness and ability to travel extensively through Western Canada

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain strong working relationships with Tamarack members and suppliers;

    • Be the point of contact between members and Tamarack Mining Services​

    • Be hands-on with members to assist with contract implementation

    • Assist members with contract adherence

    • Assist with on-boarding processes of contracts and suppliers (i.e. - participation in materials testing, etc)

    • Troubleshoot members' issues with contracts and suppliers, as required

  • Awareness of Indigenous Benefit Agreements (IBAs) and how to support members adherence

  • Ability and willingness to travel extensively and routinely throughout Western Canada to maintain regular contact and on-site presence at member mines

  • Submit reports accurately and on time including CRM entries and market information

  • Report to Head of Accounts and Business Development – Canada

Assets:

  • Experience working with Indigenous Benefit Agreements (IBAs)

  • Experience working in partnership with Indigenous communities in Canada

  • French language skills considered a strong asset

  • University or college degree

  • Experience working in the mining industry or in procurement and supply chain

About Tamarack Mining Services

We are procurement and supply chain experts that have spent years as road warriors, travelling between Bay Street and remote mines around the world. Now, we are reinventing how we will serve the mining industry. As a GPO, we pool the purchasing power of our members to source and negotiate mining supply contracts, securing better pricing and service.  The work culture at Tamarack is straightforward; we foster outstanding service for members because our committed professionals have the autonomy to be creative and insightful while feeling supported.

What we can offer you

  • A competitive compensation package with health benefits

  • Use your substantial expertise to help grow an exciting new business model and develop your niche within the company

  • The opportunity to travel and make contacts throughout the Canadian mining industry

Tamarack Mining Services is an equal opportunity employer. We have a clear vision to create a diverse workforce of talented people with our employment decisions based on merit, experience and potential without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, age, disability, national or ethnic origin, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, place of origin, family status, creed, nationality/citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by the applicable provincial laws.  We value applications from women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Apply for this role by emailing your CV to careers@tamarackms.com

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Procurement & Supply Chain Specialist - Summer Job

 

Date Posted: May 12, 2021

Job Type: Contract - Summer Placement, 35 hours/week

Primary Location: Working from home (COVID restrictions in place) & Oakville office (COVID restrictions lifted)

Language: English

Salary: $20 per hour

Education Level: At least one year of college or university completed

Deadline to Apply: May 29, 2021

Position Description: 

This is a contract position partially funded by the Canada Summer Jobs Program. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in Canada and be between the ages of 15 and 30.  

Tamarack Mining Services is a new start-up and the first Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) in the mining sector.  We are innovating procurement and supply chain in the mining sector and are seeking a summer student to join or team of global procurement specialists. You will have the opportunity to hone your supply chains skills by working closely with our team and will report directly to our Chief Procurement Officer. 

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with collecting and analyzing data to support procurement strategies

  • Plan, co-ordinate and perform procurement assignments for various goods

  • Conduct industry research and report findings to team

  • Prepare and review reports and documents that support sourcing

  • Participate in one-on-one coaching with an industry leader

About Tamarack Mining Services

We are procurement and supply chain experts that have spent years as road warriors, travelling between Bay Street and remote mines around the world. Now, we are reinventing how we will serve the mining industry. As a GPO, we pool the purchasing power of our members to source and negotiate mining supply contracts, securing better pricing and service.  The work culture at Tamarack is straightforward; we foster outstanding service for members because our committed professionals have the autonomy to be creative and insightful while feeling supported.

Tamarack Mining Services is an equal opportunity employer. We have a clear vision to create a diverse workforce of talented people with our employment decisions based on merit, experience and potential without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, age, disability, national or ethnic origin, marital status, sexual orientation, ancestry, place of origin, family status, creed, nationality/citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by the applicable provincial laws.  We value applications from women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Apply for this role by emailing your CV to careers@tamarackms.com

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