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About Barrick & Hemlo


Barrick is the gold industry leader with a vision of wealth generation through responsible mining; wealth for our owners, our people, and the countries and communities with which we partner.  Our objective is to maintain and grow industry-leading margins, driven by innovation and our digital transformation; managing our portfolio and allocating capital with discipline and rigor; and leveraging our distinctive partnership culture as a competitive advantage. We aim to cultivate a high-performance culture defined by the following principles: a deep commitment to partnership, consistent execution, operational excellence, disciplined capital allocation, and continual self-improvement. We are obsessed with talent and seek out fresh perspectives and challenging ourselves to think differently as we transform Barrick into a leading 21st century company.


Situated near the beautiful shores of Lake Superior in north western Ontario, 350 km east of Thunder Bay, we have an underground/open pit;  residential mine site.
This rugged and beautiful area is an outdoor paradise - home to dozens of species of birds and animals as well as  moose, black bear and deer. If you enjoy outdoor activities including enjoying lake country/cottages, camping, boating, beaches, golf, downhill skiing, hiking, hunting and fishing, as well as sledding, snowshoeing, x-country skiing in the winter; you’ll want to explore opportunities at Barrick-Hemlo. 

With two communities in proximity, both Marathon and Manitouwadge have all the amenities you’ll require and is regarded as a wonderful place to raise a family, with affordable costs of living and a terrific quality of life.


Position Description:



Accountable for administering, coordinating, sourcing, and processing purchasing orders for goods and services for the organization.




  • Administer, coordinate and process purchasing acquisition (i.e. contracts, purchase orders, etc.) for goods and services for the Corporation. Ensure consistency and compliance with the terms and conditions, guidelines, procedures and signing authorities of the Corporation.
  • Implementation and maintenance of Fixed Purchase Agreements (FPA’s) and support and compliance of Barrick policies and procedures and commercial conditions
  • Proactively resolves complex issues and demonstrates innovative thinking by regularly making recommendations for new approaches to the purchasing of goods and adjudication of services.
  • Ability to effectively plan, execute and deliver recommendations and prepare proposals.
  • Support the continuous improvement and execution of Barrick’s purchasing strategy, policies and guidelines in regard to materials categories and contracts, cost savings and other performance metrics
  • Support the material contracting needs with the user areas as well as identify and develop suppliers in the market to support commercial and operation needs
  • Acquire materials according to the operations requirements, obtaining the best total cost of ownership, term of execution and quality conditions, sourcing using Ariba
  • Provide suggestions to improve transactional practices for activities related to the materials purchasing process
  • Ensure timely and professional service to user departments in the execution of purchase orders


  • Prepare reports for the Supply Chain department
  • Develop and foster successful, long-term relationships with key suppliers.
  • Know and comply with the current Mining Safety and Health regulations and Loss Prevention procedures of Barrick
  • Demonstrate social awareness, commitment and compliance with Barrick’s Social Responsibility Policy.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of all Corporation information.
  • Maintain safe working conditions and adheres to all Corporation policies, procedures and guidelines.
  • Perform other duties as assigned






  • Diploma or bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, Finance or related field
  • Five to ten (5-10) years of related procurement experience, preferably in the industrial sector
  • Competent computer skills using office software such as Excel and Oracle ERP
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate and interact effectively with a wide variety of people
  • Attention to detail, excellent organizational skills and the ability to work in a very fast-paced environment and complete tasks in a timely fashion
  • Knowledge of end-to-end supply management processes including competitive bidding, contract management and supplier performance management
  • Completion &/or currently taking Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) courses.


What we can Offer You 

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses benefits, and stock purchase plans where applicable
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • An Opportunity to transform Traditional Mining into the future of Digital Mining
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across Barrick locations
  • Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.



Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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