Are you buying what we’re selling?  We are looking to bring on a new Purchaser and this opportunity will enable you to show off your attention to detail in a high-volume environment and develop your vendor relationship skills to really make an impact on our supply chain.

Headquartered in Coquitlam, GFR Pharma Ltd. Is a full service GMP contract manufacturer specializing in the production of high quality nutritional, herbal and sports nutrition products in capsule, tablet, powder and liquid form.  Our growth is resulting in a need to add to our procurement team and we are currently seeking a Purchaser who can make a significant impact out of the gate.  Managing a high volume of transactions you will be given the latitude to shine and the support of a first class leadership group.

You are:

  • Someone who thrives with ownership of your portfolio;
  • Creative in providing options and solutions to meet goals and objectives;
  • Someone who thrives in a high volume, high detail environment;
  • Motivated by working to deadlines and have a continuous improvement mind set;
  • Familiar with ERP/MRP systems; SAP experience would be outstanding;
  • Some experience with procurement processes preferred;
  • Experience in food, pharma or nutraceutical manufacturing an asset.

You will get to:

  • Manage your portfolio of vendors ensuring that your relationships reap best pricing, payment terms and delivery speed
  • Perform MRP analysis, create purchase orders; monitor blanket orders
  • Confirm orders and subsequent delivery; expedite and de-expedite orders as warranted
  • Review/maintain order points for inventory stock levels; ensure uninterrupted supply of materials to meet our customers needs
  • Interact with the sales, quality, logistics and operations teams keeping them up to date on status of inbound materials and any timing issues.
  • Contribute to the improvement of internal systems and bring best practices to your role
  • Keep on top of market trends and conditions analyzing risk with present and future pricing, availability and lead-time
  • Build your portfolio based on supplier performance and business alignment
  • Provide support for inventory and freight functions

Working at GFR provides not only a very competitive compensation plan inclusive of base salary and profit-sharing plan but also offers ongoing professional development along with a fun work environment.  We have an onsite gym, annual golf tournament, company picnic, holiday party and monthly cake and pizza celebrations. 

If this sounds like your next step in your career path we’d love to hear from you.  Please send us your resume along with a cover letter telling us why you are interested in our company to jobs@gfrpharma.com.  Thank you for your interest in GFR Pharma Ltd.


Great first experience manufacturing my product with GFR. I am definitely going to be utilizing your services in the future for more of our products and look forward to our next project with you. Thanks again!
I always prefer to make our products at GFR if possible, because I am confident with your product quality and service for us.

We are growing well steadily in the Korean market and so orders are continuous and items keep increasing.

I really hope to work closely with GFR with most of our products.
James T.President
Please forward my sincere gratitude to the GFR team. You guys are seriously, seriously on-it!
Chris GFounder
We appreciate our relationship with GFR. From QC to communications, we have found working with GFR to be a pleasure, highlighted by excellent communications and reliable delivery dates. Thank you.
Michael BentleySierraSil Health Inc.
In all my years, I can honestly say, no other company I have ever worked with has provided me with such an unparalleled level of care and service. Literally, GFR Pharma has provided my company with the best level of service I have ever experienced. You are that good, that efficient, that professional.

If there was a problem, it was fixed. If there was a challenge, it was met. If there was a deadline, it was met.

It’s time for an official thank you.
We cannot wait any longer to express our appreciation for your help during our production process.

We thank you for your professional suggestions and the quick responses to every question we have had; you have been so patient in helping us with every one of our inquiries.

Your guidance throughout the entire product development and production is a tremendous support to us.