Procurement Analyst

  • Company: York Regional Police
  • Location: Aurora, Ontario L4G 0S7 Canada
  • Salary: $85,464 to $90,762
  • Date Posted: January 20, 2023
  • Closing Date: February 2, 2023


POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: The duties for this position may involve but are not limited to:

• Prepare requests for quotation (RFQ), tenders (RFT), proposals (RFP), expressions of interest (EOI), request for information (RFI), and pre-qualifications (RFPQ).

• Ensure appropriate clauses are incorporated in all documents and assist with the preparation of technical specifications.

• Create and issue RFX documents on the e-tendering document bidding system.

• Coordinate, attend and conduct pre-bid conferences, site meetings, evaluation reviews, proponent interviews and debriefing sessions upon request throughout the procurement process applicable to each project.

• Respond to vendor questions regarding the posted competitive bids.

• Facilitate, review and prepare documents for evaluation by the evaluation team.

• Compose reports such as recommendation reports; direct reports, contract change authorization reports and Board reports, as required.

• Issue award letters ensuring that all required documentation is requested.

• Assist Region Legal in the preparation of Legal Contracts for final approval and execution.

• Monitor contract expiry list on a continual basis.

• Liaise with departments regarding vendor performance issues.

• Provide debrief meeting with unsuccessful vendors as requested; review their bid and provide feedback for future bids and in accordance with relevant trade agreements.



• Successful completion of a two (2) year college diploma in Business Administration, Supply Chain and Operations Management, Logistics and Supply Chain, or Purchasing and Supply Management.

• Professional accreditation as a Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB), Certified Public Procurement Officer (CPPO) or a Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) is required.

• Minimum of three (3) years of direct buying experience.


• Knowledge of relevant inventory programs, and YRP processes and procedures.

• Excellent written and oral skills to interact with members, vendors/contractors and suppliers.

• Ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise good judgement and discretion.

• Demonstrated knowledge of purchasing bylaws, procurement best practices, trade agreements, legislation and tax law.

• Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects with various and changing deadlines.

• Excellent technical and computer skills including Microsoft Office, PeopleSoft, Inventory Control System, eCopy, PDF Pro Office, and electronic bidding systems.

• Problem solving abilities in order to handle incomplete specifications on a bid submission and work with a client to ensure complete and clear specifications are obtained.

• Communication and interpersonal skills to interact with internal members at all ranks, external vendors/ contractors and suppliers to discuss the specifications, criteria, requirements and procurement timelines of a submission. Review and explain evaluation process and results.

Application Process


• Please visit our website,, and select the current opportunities section under civilian recruiting

• Only those selected to move forward in the recruitment process will be contacted.

• All correspondence will be via the e-mail provided on your resume.

• Please contact if you have any questions regarding this recruitment process. York Regional Police is committed to our Corporate Values. All York Regional Police employment policies and procedures are intended to be non-discriminatory and barrier-free in accordance with the principles and spirit of the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If contacted in regards to this competition, please advise the Human Resources Representative of accommodation measures you may require during our selection process.


Contact Info

Name: Veronica Correa
Closing Date: February 2, 2023