The job holder is responsible for complex and strategic high value procurement analysis in order to ensure best quality sourcing at the lowest costs of ownership.
You will develop and perform complex models of costs and contractual analysis in support of all Procurement, and continuously monitor and benchmark best industry practices in order to develop new sourcing specifications and evaluation techniques
Analyses all relevant technical information and in-service experience from Engineering stakeholders in order to evaluate the costs structure and future specifications of the products and services to be sourced.
Analyses all existing product support obligations of the prospective vendors in close coordination with the Product Support & Warranty Dept to enable the relevant Manager Procurement to best prepare the sourcing strategy for new products or services.
Ensure coordination with all the stakeholders using the E-Sourcing system in order to validate the sourcing specifications established with Procurement management.
Degree or Honours (12+3 or equivalent) in Engineering or Business Administration
5+ yrs in airline, or Maintenance Repair Organization (MRO), or supplier experience in supply chain or sales
Sound experience of supply chain and strategic procurement.
Good knowledge of contracts, and experience in contracts interpretation.
Knowledge / familiarization of aircraft systems and maintenance requirements.
Excellent IT skills and excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel. Good knowledge of Word and Powerpoint. - Knowledge of Microsoft Access is a plus.