BayWa r.e. Solar Systems Inc. – Buyer (Alberta)

Application deadline: 2021-06-18
Expected start date: 2021-06-21

BayWa r.e. is looking for a positive, responsible, detail-oriented professional to fill the role of Buyer. This is an exciting opportunity to further your career by working in the growing solar industry with a global leader in renewable energy. The ideal candidate is a self-starter who can work with a high attention to detail in a busy and exciting environment, helping procure the solar PV components that drive our industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working within our ERP system to track, plan, and procure inventory
  • Place purchase orders and track their lead times continuously
  • Work with the sales and logistics team to keep lead times updated
  • Attend trade shows and maintain relationships with vendors
  • Organize relevant pricing and technical information for the rest of the team to access easily
  • Communicate with sales team regarding slow-moving inventory
  • Meet or exceed KPI’s around inventory turns and stock-outs

Your profile:

  • University degree in business administration or diploma in Supply Chain Management
  • Ideally 3-5 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Business English as a must (other languages, Mandarin, Korean, French, German are a strong asset)
  • Strong skills in demand planning and procurement
  • Solid knowledge of the Canadian energy/renewable energy market would be an advantage
  • Communication and self-organization skills, a hands-on mentality
  • Attention to detail and a self-starter

About the Company

BayWa r.e. Solar Systems Inc. is a wholesale solar PV distribution company based in Edmonton, AB. Founded in 2014, we provide high-quality industry-leading solar PV system components for off-grid and grid-connected systems to professional installers and contractors around the country, along with the knowledge and experience to keep our customers competitive.

BayWa r.e. is a progressive workplace, and an equal opportunity employer.

As a rapidly growing company, and a part of a global leader with a presence in over 20 countries, BayWa r.e. will provide an incredible opportunity for growth in an exciting industry. We value hard-working and motivated employees who are eager to learn, and we want someone that brings a positive energy and attention to detail to our sales and marketing division.

More about the role

The position is full-time, with some flexibility around specific hours, We offer competitive pay based on experience, and comprehensive benefits for full-time employees including health and dental

Additional pay:

  • Bonus pay


  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care
  • Work from home


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends


  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)


  • Purchasing: 1 year (preferred)


  • English plus any second language (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • Yes

To apply for this position, please apply online by June 18, 2021.