Description et responsabilités générales du poste

Category: Landing Gear
Job Type: Permanent Full Time
City: Runcorn

Company Bio

Entrepreneurial Leader
Heroux-Devtek, the world’s 3rd largest producer of landing gear, serves the civil and military aerospace markets from production facilities in North America and Europe. The Company’s longevity, flexibility, and track record for the development and implementation of innovative production systems have distinguished it as a leader in the domain. With its most recent acquisitions, Heroux-Devtek is bolstering its status as one of the foremost landing gear, actuation and hydraulic system designers and manufacturers in the global aerospace industry.

Division info

The Landing Gear Market specializes in the design, qualification, manufacture and repair and overhaul of landing gears and flight critical components to a customer base that extends from the OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers) to the Operators in both the commercial and military markets.

Summary of position

As a Buyer, you’ll be responsible for the quality, cost, and delivery performance of designated suppliers, ensuring that procured products and services for our world-leading landing gear are supplied on time and are available to support production requirements.

Main responsibilities

You’ll lead specific supplier relationships, including the introduction of new suppliers, and assess and manage the risks of supply through a risk and project management approach, identifying and implementing countermeasures where needed to rectify supplier performance.

Qualifications requises et exigences

• Proven procurement experience, ideally gained within a manufacturing environment
• Excellent understanding of inventory, supplier relationship, project, and risk management
• Superb communication, negotiation and organisational skills
• Cost driven and commercially minded, with superb analytical skills
• Proven experience of new product introduction and contract negotiation with suppliers also desirable

Compétences et habiletés

  • Formation : Autre
  • Expérience : Autre
  • Profil : Autre
  • Date limite de dépôt de candidature : 13 juillet 2021